Undervisningsbeskrivelse

Stamoplysninger til brug ved prøver til gymnasiale uddannelser
Termin(er) 2017/18 - 2019/20
Institution Rungsted Gymnasium
Fag og niveau Samfundsfag A
Lærer(e) Jeanna Alfsdotter
Hold 2017 SA/b (1b SAA, 2b SAA, 3b SAA)
Oversigt over gennemførte undervisningsforløb
Titel 1 Identity in the post modern society
Titel 2 Local election and voter behavior
Titel 3 Crime in the US
Titel 4 The Danish Economy
Titel 5 The media, democracy and power 1
Titel 6 The media, democracy and power 2
Titel 7 Globalization with a special focus on China
Titel 8 Danish politics - power and democracy
Titel 9 The EU - Democracy and future
Titel 10 Warfare in the 21st C
Titel 11 Terrorism
Titel 12 Danish Foriegn Policy

Beskrivelse af de enkelte undervisningsforløb (1 skema for hvert forløb)
Titel 2 Local election and voter behavior

We will lock at the local elections and voter behavior.
Indhold
Kernestof:

Skriftligt arbejde:
Titel Afleveringsdato
Local election 30-11-2017
Test voter and party behaviour 05-12-2017
Omfang Estimeret: Ikke angivet
Dækker over: 7 moduler
Særlige fokuspunkter
Væsentligste arbejdsformer
Titel 3 Crime in the US

We will look at crime in the US with a special focus on Baltimore. We will also make a comparative study and compare the crime rate in the US with other countries, such as Denmark. This topic will focus on sociology and politics - the welfare states and the ideologies.
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Skriftligt arbejde:
Titel Afleveringsdato
Crime and Welfare 30-01-2018
Crime in the U.S. 31-01-2018
Omfang Estimeret: Ikke angivet
Dækker over: 18 moduler
Særlige fokuspunkter
Væsentligste arbejdsformer
Titel 4 The Danish Economy

We will look at the Danish economy and general "rules" of the economy. Growth, GDP, Balance of Payment, the economic flow, economic policies; fiscal and monetary policies, economic schools; Keynesianism and monetarism/the classics.
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Kernestof:

Skriftligt arbejde:
Titel Afleveringsdato
Economy 19-03-2018
Welfare state math - soc. 19-04-2018
Omfang Estimeret: Ikke angivet
Dækker over: 25 moduler
Særlige fokuspunkter
Væsentligste arbejdsformer
Titel 5 The media, democracy and power 1

The media, democracy, and power.

We will look into the role of the media in todays society. There will be a special focus on the U.S. and Trump's relationship with the media. Fokus: Fake news, the use of social media, different kinds of democracy and different theory of power. We will also discuss if the media strengthen or weakens our democracy.


Theory and keywords:  
Mediatisation, Simplifies, Concretises, Intensifies, Polarises, Personifies, the five news criteria, Spin doctors, Lobbyists, Jürgen Habermas: the democratic dialogue, - Priming, Framing, The watchdog, the hunting dog, The herding dog, The rescue dog,

Democracy: competitive democracy, participatory democracy, Hal Kock, Alf Ross, representative democracy, direct democracy, political participation: a national and fellow citizen,

Power: Direct and indirect power
   
Indhold
Kernestof:
Omfang Estimeret: Ikke angivet
Dækker over: 3 moduler
Særlige fokuspunkter
Væsentligste arbejdsformer
Titel 6 The media, democracy and power 2

The media, democracy, and power 2

We will look into the role of the media in todays society. There will be a special focus on the U.S. and Trump's relationship with the media. Fokus: Fake news, the use of social media, different kinds of democracy and different theory of power. We will also discuss if the media strengthen or weakens our democracy.


Theory and keywords:  
Mediatisation, Simplifies, Concretises, Intensifies, Polarises, Personifies, the five news criteria, Spin doctors, Lobbyists, Jürgen Habermas: the democratic dialogue, - Priming, Framing, The watchdog, the hunting dog, The herding dog, The rescue dog,

Democracy: competitive democracy, participatory democracy, Hal Kock, Alf Ross, representative democracy, direct democracy, political participation: a national and fellow citizen,

Power: Direct and indirect power
Indhold
Kernestof:

Skriftligt arbejde:
Titel Afleveringsdato
Discussion arguments the media 20-08-2018
Omfang Estimeret: Ikke angivet
Dækker over: 5 moduler
Særlige fokuspunkter
Væsentligste arbejdsformer
Titel 7 Globalization with a special focus on China

We will look at globalization with a special focus on China. The topic will take point of departure in the different dimentions of globalization: The economic dimension (competitiveness), The military dimension, The cultural dimension, The environmental dimension, The political dimension.

We will have a look at China - US relations, and China's investments in African countries.

- Hyperglobalists
- Sceptics
- Transformationalists
· Unipolar/bipolar/multipolar
· Hegemony
· Dependency/interdependency
· Nor-state actors - growth of international org - NGOs
· Potential/actual power
· Relational/structural power
· Hard/soft power
· Super power
· Great power
· Middling power
· Regional power
· Capabilities of power
Military
Population
Geography
Economy
· Paradox of plenty
· Compellance (Relational power)A tactic or strategy
· Deterrence (Relational power)A tactic or strategy
- Adam Smith: Absolute advantage.
- David Ricardo: Comparative advantages
- Marxist theories
- Heckscher and Ohlin: the factor endowment theory
- The Gravity model:
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Kernestof:

Skriftligt arbejde:
Titel Afleveringsdato
The media, power and democracy 10-09-2018
Globalization - China 30-10-2018
The UN SDG 26-11-2018
Omfang Estimeret: Ikke angivet
Dækker over: 21 moduler
Særlige fokuspunkter
Væsentligste arbejdsformer
Titel 8 Danish politics - power and democracy

Danish Politics - power and democracy. Focus on the coming election. Voter behaviour, party behaviour, power, democracy, ideologies
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Kernestof:

Skriftligt arbejde:
Titel Afleveringsdato
Globalization synopsis 28-01-2019
Kvantitativ metode 05-03-2019
Omfang Estimeret: Ikke angivet
Dækker over: 19 moduler
Særlige fokuspunkter
Væsentligste arbejdsformer
Titel 9 The EU - Democracy and future

The EU - Democracy and future. Integration theories. We look into different kinds of integration with in the EU. Economic integration and labour market.
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Kernestof:

Skriftligt arbejde:
Titel Afleveringsdato
Danish Politics 02-04-2019
Work on your own. 09-04-2019
The EU democracy and future 05-05-2019
130 timer memorandum 29-05-2019
Omfang Estimeret: Ikke angivet
Dækker over: 13 moduler
Særlige fokuspunkter
Væsentligste arbejdsformer
Titel 10 Warfare in the 21st C

International politics with a special focus on Syria.
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Kernestof:

Skriftligt arbejde:
Titel Afleveringsdato
Memorandum Danish Politics 16-08-2019
Memorandum in groups 20-08-2019
Assignment 1 18-09-2019
Assignment 2 07-10-2019
Omfang Estimeret: Ikke angivet
Dækker over: 16 moduler
Særlige fokuspunkter
Væsentligste arbejdsformer
Titel 11 Terrorism

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Kernestof:

Skriftligt arbejde:
Titel Afleveringsdato
Assignment 3 01-11-2019
Omfang Estimeret: Ikke angivet
Dækker over: 12 moduler
Særlige fokuspunkter
Væsentligste arbejdsformer