Course: Social and Cultural Anthropology

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Course title Social and Cultural Anthropology
Course code KAP/ABSZ
Organizational form of instruction no contact
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study not specified
Semester Summer
Number of ECTS credits 0
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course unspecified
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
  • Cabada Ladislav, Doc. PhDr. Ph.D.
  • Cabadová Waisová Šárka, Doc. PhDr. Ph.D.
Course content
The course is designed for students who wish to complete BA political science degree in the respective academic year. It is an oral exam in front of a jury, which generally lasts about 15-30 minutes. The course and other requirements of the exam regulated by the Study and Examination Regulations of The University of West Bohemia in Pilsen. During preparation for the BA exam, candidates may use individual or group consultation meetings with guarantors of disciplines relating to the exam areas.

Learning activities and teaching methods
One-to-One tutorial, Students' self-study, Self-study of literature
professional knowledge
No particular prerequisites specified.
learning outcomes
Successful completion of the BA exam demonstrates that students acquired sufficient knowledge, skills and competence in accordance with the requirements of their respective study programmes and study fields.
teaching methods
Students' self-study
Self-study of literature
One-to-One tutorial
assessment methods
Combined exam
Recommended literature
  • Budil, I. T. Mýtus jazyk a kulturní antropologie. Praha, 1998.
  • Budil, Ivo T. Od prvotního jazyka k rase : utváření novověké západní identity v kontextu orientální renesance. Vyd. 1. Praha : Academia, 2002. ISBN 80-200-0987-6.
  • Budil, Ivo T. Za obzor Západu : proměny antropologického myšlení od Isidora ze Sevilly po Franze Boase. V Praze : Triton, 2007. ISBN 978-80-7254-998-6.
  • Geertz, Clifford. Interpretace kultur : vybrané eseje. Praha : Sociologické nakladatelství, 2000. ISBN 80-85850-89-3.
  • J. Soukup. Sociální a kulturní antropologie. UK Praha, 1992.
  • Murphy, R. F. Úvod do kulturní a sociální antropologie. Praha, 1998.
  • Soukup, Václav. Přehled antropologických teorií kultury. Vyd. 1. Praha : Portál, 2000. ISBN 80-7178-328-5.

Study plans that include the course
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