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Stamoplysninger til brug ved prøver til gymnasiale uddannelser
Termin(er) 2019/20 - 2020/21
Institution Svendborg Gymnasium
Fag og niveau Engelsk B
Lærer(e) Linda Elnif Bjerre Frederiksen
Hold 2019 En-z (1z En, 2z En)

Oversigt over gennemførte forløb
Titel A Forløb 1: Multicultural Britain
Titel B Forløb 2: Horror
Titel C Forløb 3: The Handmaid's Tale
Titel D Forløb 4: US Election 2020
Titel E Forløb 5: The British Empire
Titel F Forløb 6: The Empire Writes Back
Titel G Forløb#3
Titel H Forløb#5

Beskrivelse af de enkelte forløb (1 skema for hvert forløb)
Titel A Forløb 1: Multicultural Britain

Focal points:
• Challenges and benefits of multiculturalism
• British immigration over time
• Political attitudes towards immigration
• Effects of Brexit on multiculturalism
• ’The immigrant experience’ in a multicultural society
• Cultural and generational clashes between 1st and 2nd generation immigrants
• Methods: literary, rhetorical, and basic non-fiction analyses

Materials:
• Being British: “Multicultural Britain, a complex issue”
• Extract from Spiked online magazine article
          https://www.spiked-online.com/2019/11/05/multiculturalism-has-failed/
• Video: "British, female, and Muslim"
• "Clement om Brexit", DR
•   “That Uncertain Feeling: An Italian Living in London On Brexit Britain” article by Cristina Ruiz
• UK Election 2019 (different videos, articles, statistics, etc.)

• The immigrant experience in fiction:
              ○ “Immigrant Poem” (anonymous)
              ○ Film “East is East”
              ○ Short story “Red Sari” by Amanthi Harris
                      ○ Short story “My Son the Fanatic” by Hanif kureishi
Indhold
Omfang Estimeret: Ikke angivet
Dækker over: 14 moduler
Særlige fokuspunkter
Væsentligste arbejdsformer
Titel B Forløb 2: Horror

· The Horror Genre (BJ document)
· Horror, a book about texts that scare you:
o Introduction + 3 approaches, pp 4-6
o How and why horror stories work, p 14
o Stephen King: “Why We Crave Horror Movies” pp 15-19
o ”Horror, sex and repression – the fear of what may lie beneath the surface”  page 40
o The Gothic Romance, pp 94-96
o How modern man was scared, pp 96-108
·  “The Tell-Tale Heart” by Edgar Allan Poe, 1842
·  “Suffer the Little Children” by Stephen King, 1993
· Mathias Clasen: TED talk
· Documentary on Horror: “Hulemanden i det moderne menneske”
· Horror story writing (short stories)
- Film analysis: students' oen choice of horror film and  screencast presentation of analysis
Indhold
Omfang Estimeret: Ikke angivet
Dækker over: 19 moduler
Særlige fokuspunkter
Væsentligste arbejdsformer
Titel C Forløb 3: The Handmaid's Tale

Margaret Atwood: The handmaikd's Tale, 1985
HBO series, season 1, episode 1+2
TED-ED https://www.facebook.com/TEDEducation/videos/1934413543238509
Indhold
Omfang Estimeret: Ikke angivet
Dækker over: 34 moduler
Særlige fokuspunkter
Væsentligste arbejdsformer
Titel D Forløb 4: US Election 2020

Outline of the American Political System.docx
American system of checks and balances.docx
The road to presidency.docx
Convention speeches (highlights from speeches by politicians and political supports))
Speeches by Kamala Harris + Mke Pence
Abortion issues:
https://www.bbc.com/news/election-us-2020-54003808
https://concernedwomen.org
https://www.dr.dk/nyheder/udland/trumps-kandidat-til-hoejesteret-deler-amerikanerne-jeg-frygter-vores-land

Trump's comments from September 24 on ballots and transition:
https://www.nbcnews.com/politics/2020-election/trump-peaceful-transition-if-he-loses-get-rid-ballots-there-n1240896

TV debate: https://edition.cnn.com/videos/politics/2020/09/30/cnn-poll-debate-watchers-reaction-trump-biden-chalian-vpx.cnn

Political advertising: document + commercials
Gerrymandering exercise

Research Class Election Results 2020 American Presidential Election.docx
Joe Biden President-elect speech

Task including a number of links related to the attack on Capitol January 6, 2021
Kenya’s Daily Nation newspaper about the events: "Who's the Banana Republic now?"

Amanda Gorman: "The Hill We Climb"
https://abcnews.go.com/GMA/News/22-year-amanda-gorman-read-poem-joe-bidens/story?id=75346294
Indhold
Omfang Estimeret: Ikke angivet
Dækker over: 34 moduler
Særlige fokuspunkter
Væsentligste arbejdsformer
Titel E Forløb 5: The British Empire

“The British Empire through time”
https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/guides/zf7fr82/revision/1

“Rule Britannia”, based on poem by James Thomson, 1763

The Guardian, 23 August 2020: “BBC considers dropping Rule Britannia from Last Night of the Proms”
https://www.theguardian.com/music/2020/aug/23/bbc-considers-dropping-rule-britannia-from-last-night-of-the-proms


PowerPoint (BJ): Imperialism & Kipling
Rudyard Kipling: “The White Man’s Burden” poem written in 1889

BBC documentary: Britain’s Forgotten Slave Owners, 2015 (Mit CFU)
Part 1: Profit and Loss (approx. 50 min)

The Triangular Trade
http://abolition.e2bn.org/slavery_43.html

BBC documentary: Britain’s Forgotten Slave Owners, 2015 (MitCFU)
Part 2: The Price of Freedom (approx. 50 min)

The British Empire through time”
https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/guides/zf7fr82/revision/1
Page 6: “The British Empire after 1924”

The Independent: “British Empire: Students should be taught colonialism ‘not all good’, say historians”, 22 January, 2016 https://www.independent.co.uk/news/education/education-news/british-empire-students-should-be-taught-colonialism-not-all-good-say-historians-a6828266.html

The Observer: “The history of British slave ownership has been buried: now its scale can be revealed”, 12 January, 2015
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2015/jul/12/british-history-slavery-buried-scale-revealed

https://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/home-news/worst-atrocities-british-empire-amritsar-boer-war-concentration-camp-mau-mau-a6821756.html
Indhold
Kernestof:
Omfang Estimeret: Ikke angivet
Dækker over: 13 moduler
Særlige fokuspunkter
Væsentligste arbejdsformer
Titel F Forløb 6: The Empire Writes Back

“Until lions have their own historians, tales of hunting will always glorify the hunter.”
— African proverb


Materials:
Jomo Kenyatta
“The Gentlemen of the Jungle”, 1938 (short story)

The Nightingale, 2018 (film)

Chimamanda Adichie (TED talk)
“The Danger of a Single Story”, 2009

Khushwant Singh
“Karma”, 1950  (short story)

Jamila Lyiscott (TED Talk), 2014
“Three Ways to Speak English”

Wider contetxs:
In groups students reseach Denmark's colonial past, attitudes towards our past, and current Greenlandic issues
Indhold
Omfang Estimeret: Ikke angivet
Dækker over: 16 moduler
Særlige fokuspunkter
Væsentligste arbejdsformer
Titel G Forløb#3

Indhold
Omfang Estimeret: Ikke angivet
Dækker over: 0 moduler
Særlige fokuspunkter
Væsentligste arbejdsformer
Titel H Forløb#5

Indhold
Omfang Estimeret: Ikke angivet
Dækker over: 0 moduler
Særlige fokuspunkter
Væsentligste arbejdsformer