Kies de Nederlandse taal
Course module: 800812-M-3
Self-study module
Course info
Course module800812-M-3
Credits (ECTS)3
CategoryMA (Master)
Course typeCourse
Language of instructionEnglish
Offered byTilburg University; Tilburg School of Humanities and Digital Sciences; TSHD: Department of Culture Studies; Culture Studies;
Is part of
M Culture Studies
Academic year2020
Starting block
Course mode
RemarksCaution: this information is subject to change
Registration openfrom 20/01/2021 up to and including 20/08/2021

Knowledge: after following this course the student has:
  1. In depth knowledge of the topic chosen for this module
  2. Insight in the relation between the topic chosen and the online culture
Skills: after following this course the student is able to:
Independently read and review scholarly articles and/or book chapters related to a specific topic.
Character building:
By writing a DIGGIT article students are challenged to speak out in the public sphere and to communicate their insights to a broader public.

In this self-study module students study in depth a topic related to the ‘online culture’. After reading the compulsory literature they write a literature review and a DIGGIT article and discuss this review with the supervisor. For the literature and the description of the assignment: contact the supervisor mentioned below.
Choose one of the following topics
  1. Digital memorials and personhood (supervisor: Martin Hoondert)
  2. UX Ethnography and the design of online (language) learning resources (supervisor: Max Spotti)
  3. Transformations of reading in the information age: close reading & hyperreading in experimental/electronic literature (supervisor: Inge van de Ven)
  4. E-ritual (supervisor: Suzanne van der Beek)
  5. Gender performance in music videos (supervisor: Suzanne van der Beek)
  6. Children coping with death (supervisor: Laurie Faro)
  7. Artistic and literary interruptions in contemporary media culture (supervisor: Sander Bax)
  8. Chronotopes and the online- offline nexus (supervisor: Jan Blommaert)
  9. Fiction (digital, fan) & Fake (supervisor: Odile Heynders)
Contact person
dr. M.J.M. Hoondert
Timetable information
Self-study module
Required materials
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