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Syllabus Ethics and Rhetoric in Franz Kafka - 19523
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Last update 09-07-2016
HU Credits: 2

Degree/Cycle: 1st degree (Bachelor)

Responsible Department: general & compar. literature

Semester: 1st Semester

Teaching Languages: Hebrew

Campus: Mt. Scopus

Course/Module Coordinator: Yoav Rinon

Coordinator Email:

Coordinator Office Hours: Monday 14.15-15.15

Teaching Staff:
Prof Yoav Rinon

Course/Module description:
A reading of Kafka's novels and short stories with an emphasis on the ethical dimension.

Course/Module aims:
Developing the students' ability to read Kafka's novels from an ethical perspective.

Learning outcomes - On successful completion of this module, students should be able to:
To define what is an ethical reading of works of literature.
To apply ethical readings on literary works on the basis of the model used for Kafka.

Attendance requirements(%):

Teaching arrangement and method of instruction: Close reading and discussion

Course/Module Content:
On the syllabus. Will be on the Moodle

Required Reading:
On the syllabus. Will be on the Moodle

Additional Reading Material:
On the syllabus. Will be on the Moodle

Course/Module evaluation:
End of year written/oral examination 0 %
Presentation 0 %
Participation in Tutorials 10 %
Project work 90 %
Assignments 0 %
Reports 0 %
Research project 0 %
Quizzes 0 %
Other 0 %

Additional information:
Students needing academic accommodations based on a disability should contact the Center for Diagnosis and Support of Students with Learning Disabilities, or the Office for Students with Disabilities, as early as possible, to discuss and coordinate accommodations, based on relevant documentation.
For further information, please visit the site of the Dean of Students Office.