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Poljička cesta 35, Split, Croatia

Contemporary History Core Course: Croatian society in the 20th century II

Code: 67642
ECTS: 4.0
Lecturers in charge: prof. dr. sc. Aleksandar Jakir
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1. komponenta

Lecture typeTotal
Lectures 30
Seminar 15
* Load is given in academic hour (1 academic hour = 45 minutes)
The goal of the course is to develop a critical sense for understanding basic processes of modernization in different segments of urban and rural living during the first half of the 20th century in Croatia, with special reference to the situation in Split and Dalmatia. Students attending the seminars will be stimulated toward independent research and evaluation of sources and literature in order to develop critical thought and to be able to form their own opinion about essential questions included in the subject. It will be dealt with demographic and spacial developments, everyday culture, changes in the educational system and in culture in urban and rural spaces, economic foundations of changes, migration processes as consequence of the crisis of society and economy.
Learning outcomes:
  1. At the end of the course students should be able:
    - to identify key developments and processes with regard to Croatian society in the first half of 20th century
    - to recognize and explain the emergence and key features of relevant phenomena connected with occuring changes in Croatian society during the period
    - to explain basic processes connected with developments in the sphere of economy in the given period
    - to have an understanding of concepts concerning social and cultural histroy of the period
4. semester
Mandatory course - Regular studij - History (Research Specialisation)
Consultations schedule:
  • prof. dr. sc. Aleksandar Jakir:

    Monday and Wednesday 8.45-9.45, and on appointment (