Courses

Discipline wise list of courses offered

Multi. Disc.

Course Number: HSL882
Credit: 3.0
Course Objective:

The Internet has revolutionized the way we think, express ourselves, and act politically. Taking cognizance of the important role cyberspace plays in shaping political discourse, online activism influences outcome of protest, this course will enable a student to understand cyberactivism and rise... Read more

Course Number: HUL 354
Credit: 3.0
Course Objective:

The course begins by registering the increased presence of technology in contemporary art. We shall keep the experiences of both classical Greece and Classical India alive where art and technology were not clearly separated in the manner familiar to us. By positioning us between these two... Read more

Course Number: HSL384
Credit: 3.0
Course Objective:

The emergence of digital means of communication and representation is transforming the way human beings assimilate and engage with knowledge. A similar radical moment was the emergence of print. The course will look at the history of print, authorship, the book distribution, copyright,... Read more

Course Number: HSL885
Credit: 3.0
Course Objective:

To grasp the difference between criticism and critique and their relation to crisis; to study them in their contexts of emergence; to familiarize oneself with the various schools of literary criticism, literary theory and of the social and political discourses on morals and aesthetic; to trace... Read more

Course Number: HSL884
Credit: 3.0
Course Objective:

It is said that we are facing an environmental crisis of catastrophic proportions. The ecological crisis that we face is said to be so obvious that it becomes easy for some to join the dots and see that everything is interconnected. Environmentalism, this set of cultural and political responses... Read more

Course Number: HSL883
Credit: 3.0
Course Objective:

To gain an understanding of the history and the place of revolution in relation to it. The course will focus on the temporality of history which is implicit in thinking about history as either progress, transformation, or decline, and as continuity or rupture, and it will study the specific... Read more

Course Number: HSL881
Credit: 3.0
Course Objective:

To introduce students to the fundamentals as well as state-of-the-art research in Narratology. The course will treat of narrative as both artifact and a fundamental way of making sense. It will acquaint students with the concepts and methods of narrative analysis in literature as well as other... Read more

Course Number: HSL782
Credit: 3.0
Course Objective:

A critical examination of the the planning and development processes in India from multiple disciplinary perspectives.

Course Number: HSL800
Credit: 3.0
Course Objective:

The course aims to equip graduate students with necessary skills needed for research writing. At the end of the course a student should be able to independently write a coherent text (abstract, research paper, etc).

Course Number: HUL 371
Credit: 3.0
Course Objective:

The course will begin with social theories on the production of technology and scientific knowledge systems, stratification within the community of technologists and scientists, discrimination (race, class, gender, caste) and the role of power in shaping the production of technology and... Read more

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