Denmark, Aarhus

Visual Anthropology Today: Infrastuctures for Seeing, Thinking, and Knowing

when 27 July 2020 - 14 August 2020
language English
duration 3 weeks
credits 10 EC
fee EUR 824

The course gives students a thorough introduction to visual anthropology from film and photography to digital video and social media. The course participants will presented for classic and recent literature on film and photographic means, history and applications that allow them to produce, discuss and analyze the (audio) visual representations aesthetically and scientifically. The students will be introduced to visual anthropology through reading of the central methodological and analytical texts, and introduced to a variety of new, specific examples of participatory opportunities that digital anthropology and new media offer in social science research. The students will be working practically and analytically in the urban space with thematic tasks.

Course leader

Karen Waltorp

Target group

Bachelor's level

Fee info

EUR 824: Exchange students: No Fee

Freemovers, EU/EEA: 824 EUR

Freemovers, NON-EU/EEA: 1373 EUR

Books, course materials, social programme, and housing are not included in the fee.


No scholarships available

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