Undergraduate Module Descriptor

ANT3089: Cultures of Race, Ethnicity and Racism

This module descriptor refers to the 2023/4 academic year.

Module Content

Syllabus Plan

Whilst the module’s precise content may vary from year to year, it is envisaged that the syllabus may cover some or all of the following topics:

  • The social and historical construction of race, ethnicity and racism
  • Racism and nationalism
  • Black and white feminism
  • Mixed-race, post-race
  • Race, genealogy and genetics
  • Far right politics
  • Islamophobia

Learning and Teaching

This table provides an overview of how your hours of study for this module are allocated:

Scheduled Learning and Teaching ActivitiesGuided independent studyPlacement / study abroad
22 128 0

...and this table provides a more detailed breakdown of the hours allocated to various study activities:

CategoryHours of study timeDescription
Scheduled Learning and Teaching Activity22 hoursWeekly 2-hour lectures/seminars or 1 hour lecture + 1 hour seminar
Guided independent study128 hoursPrivate study

Online Resources

This module has online resources available via ELE (the Exeter Learning Environment).