Academic year(s): 2018-2019
SCOTCAT credits : 20
ECTS credits : 10
Level : SCQF Level 7
The module concentrates on the modes of thought and systems of belief of non-Western cultures and on the social significance of language in human communication in societies across the world and in more 'exotic' ones.
Pre-requisite(s): It is recommended to also take SA1001
Weekly contact: 3 lectures, 1 film/workshop and 1 tutorial.
Scheduled learning hours: 54
Guided independent study hours: 146
As used by St Andrews: 2-hour Written Examination = 40%, Coursework = 60%
As defined by QAA
Written examinations : 40%
Practical examinations : 0%
Re-assessment: 3-hour Written Examination = 100%
Module coordinator: Dr A E Joyce
Module teaching staff: Dr A Joyce