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

- Gonçalo Cardoso Leite Velho


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

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

- 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 em 21 de dezembro de 2007 em

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

Software used in class