Undervisningsbeskrivelse

Stamoplysninger til brug ved prøver til gymnasiale uddannelser
Termin(er) 2018/19 - 2020/21
Institution Høng Gymnasium og HF
Fag og niveau Engelsk A
Lærer(e)
Hold 2018 EN-1/1ac (1ac/EN-1, 3ac/EN-1)

Oversigt over gennemførte forløb
Titel A America
Titel B Twisted Love
Titel C The American Presidential Election
Titel D Empire and Post-Colonial Perspectives EKSAMEN
Titel E Tilladte hjælpemidler

Beskrivelse af de enkelte forløb (1 skema for hvert forløb)
Titel B Twisted Love

Nights in the Gardens of Spain, Alan Bennet - (vi nåede kun del 1 og 2) play.

TED-talk - The Brain in Love - Helen Fisher.
Indhold
Omfang Estimeret: Ikke angivet
Dækker over: 21 moduler
Særlige fokuspunkter
Væsentligste arbejdsformer
Titel C The American Presidential Election

We take a brief look at the American presidential election 2020 with a focus on political rhetoric.

Studied material:
"US Elections - how do they Work?" https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uRu_JcarCDY

Videos divided among student groups for class presentations:
Joe Biden: "Keep up" https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C3UsWMbUpF4&app=desktop
Donald Trump: "Win at any cost?" https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OXiPAI-_gyE&t=40s&app=desktop
Joe Biden: "Laughed at" https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yUSdf-_xmJg
Donald Trump: "Meet Joe Biden’s Supporters" https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JmXj613HPN8
Joe Biden: "Be Not Afraid" https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LgHXJ3rdOn0
Joe Biden: "Joe Biden’s Message to Workers" https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=k8U82Nn2hM0
Donald Trump: "Our America" https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jF99NNcKuBg

Supplementary material:

The Presidential election game (board game)

Omfang
3ac EN A: ca. 3%
3g EN A: ca.6%
Indhold
Omfang Estimeret: Ikke angivet
Dækker over: 0 moduler
Særlige fokuspunkter
Væsentligste arbejdsformer
Titel D Empire and Post-Colonial Perspectives EKSAMEN

The aim of this course is to focus on the British Empire and postcolonial perspectives on the past and the present. We will study a selection of texts from the perspectives of postcolonial criticism, with a focus on themes and assumptions like cultural relativity, colonial discourse and power, ambivalence, identity, the role of the writer, etc.

The course has been taught partly online due to Corona virus lock-down.

Core material:
George Orwell: "Shooting an Elephant" (Short story/ non-fiction)
Rudyard Kipling: "The White Man's Burden" (Poem)
Yinka Shonibare "Scramble for Africa" (Art installation from 2003 in Thaysen and Christensen: Africa Unfold - Nigeria and Ghana in the 21st Century, Lindhardt og Ringhof 2015)
Ben Okri: "The Mysterious Anxiety of Them and Us" (Stoku in Thaysan and Christensen, 2015)
Chiwetel Ejiofor: Columbite Tantalite (Short film, 2013  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Rb7QOpMOtD0)
Chinua Achebe: Things Fall Apart (Novel excerpt in Thaysan and Christensen, 2015)

Background and theory:
Hilke Fischer, "130 Years Ago: Carving up Africa in Berlin"
"Postcolonial Perspectives" (In Thaysan and Christensen, 2015)
Chiwetel Ejiofor: Columbite Tantalite: A  film that fuses Congo's past and present struggles (The Guardian 11/9/2013  https://www.theguardian.com/stage/2013/dec/11/columbite-tantalite-film-congo-chiwetel-ejiofor)
Chinua Achebe: "The Role of the Writer in Africa" (In Thaysan and Christensen, 2015)

Supplementary material
Web-quest on the British Empire:
https://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/education/empire/intro/default.html
https://www.britishempire.co.uk/
http://www.victorianweb.org/history/empire/Empire.html

Omfang
3ac EN A ca. 14%
3g EN A ca.28%
Indhold
Omfang Estimeret: Ikke angivet
Dækker over: 0 moduler
Særlige fokuspunkter
Væsentligste arbejdsformer
Titel E Tilladte hjælpemidler

Internetbaseret undervisningsmateriale som må bruges ved skriftlig og mundtlig eksamen:
Dokumenter på Lectio - undtagen links til fællesdokumenter
Engram
Gyldendals Røde Ordbøger
Ordbogen.com
Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary
Merriam Webster
Thesaurus.com
Andre online-ordbøger og grammatikker, hvor man ikke har mulighed for at kommunikere med omverdenen.
Opslag af geografiske placeringer: Google.dk/maps
AppWriter

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