Course: Pictures in History - History in Pictures

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Course title Pictures in History - History in Pictures
Course code KHI/QPH
Organizational form of instruction Lecture + Seminary
Level of course Master
Year of study not specified
Semester Summer
Number of ECTS credits 5
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Compulsory-optional
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
Lecturer(s)
  • Elbel Martin, doc. Mgr. M.A., Ph.D.
Course content
Topics: 1 Introduction 2 Seeing / Representations / Images 3 People / Portraits / Virtues and Vices 4 Otherness 5 Conflicts / Persuasion 6 Power / Legitimacy 7 Knowledge / Science / Truth / Falsity 8 Sacred images / Piety 9 Beauty / High Arts / Museums 10 Landscape / Cityscape / Sky / Maps 11 Conclusions

Learning activities and teaching methods
Dialogic Lecture (Discussion, Dialog, Brainstorming), Work with Text (with Book, Textbook)
Learning outcomes
The seminar has a twofold aim: 1 to provide basic instruction in the use of images as historical sources 2 to discuss various aspects European visual culture in historical context

Prerequisites
Good command of English Ability to do independent research

Assessment methods and criteria
unspecified
Student will be required to give a presentation on a selected topic and to submit notes and bibliography.
Recommended literature


Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Branch of study Category Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty of Arts History (2012) History courses - Summer
Faculty of Education Teaching History for Secondary Schools and Higher Primary Schools (NA15) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care - Summer
Faculty of Education Teaching History for Secondary Schools and Higher Primary Schools (NA15) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care - Summer
Faculty of Education Teaching History for Secondary Schools and Higher Primary Schools (NA16) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care - Summer
Faculty of Education Teaching History for Secondary Schools and Higher Primary Schools (NA16) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care - Summer
Faculty of Arts History (2012) History courses - Summer