Problemáticas Contemporâneas

Comunicação Social
4.5 ECTS; 2º Ano, 1º Semestre, 15,0 T + 30,0 TP + 3,0 OT

Lecturer
- Gonçalo Cardoso Leite Velho

Prerequisites
NA

Objectives
a) Develop a contemporary approach b) Foster a critical perspective c) Identify connections between ideas d) Qualify for the treatment of contemporary themes e) Master skills that allow to cope with social media issues in the 21st century

Program
1- What is contemporary 2- Identification of dilemmas and challenges 3- From the history of issues to the issue of stories 4- Positioning

Evaluation Methodology
The course final grade (CC) is the weighted average of proposed assignments (Tp) and the grade of the
final project work (Tf) calculated using the following formula: CC=0,45Tp+0,55Tf Final assessment requires submission of all stipulated coursework

Bibliography
- Agamben, G. (2009). O que é o Contemporâneo?. Chapecó: Argos
- Guerreiro, A. (2008). Política - Crítica do Contemporâneo. Porto: Fundação de Serralves
- Pós-Modernidade e Sociedade de Consumo.(1985, 0 de junho). Novos Estudos, pp. 16-26.
- Zizek, S. (0). Violence, or Ecology as a New Opium for the Masses.Acedido em21 de dezembro de 2007 em http://www.lacan.com/zizecology1.htm

Method of interaction
A - Oral presentation B - Reading and analysis of materials C - Debate and teamwork

Software used in class
NA