DCC Danish Cinema
Danish Cinema is a course in English for international students
offered each semester. The course gives an overview of the 110
years of Danish film as well as presenting special topics such as
realism, comedy and melodrama in Danish cinema. Furthermore, the
course presents director case studies of Oscarwinning Susanne Bier
and of Lars von Trier, who won The Golden Palms in Cannes. Every
lecture ends with a showing of a relevant film. The course also
includes an excursion to Nordisk Film, which is the world oldest
still existing film company.
Name of Exam: HDCB01131E Danish Cinema in a Historical Perspective.
Danish Culture Courses
Lectures and excursions
The course is only offered to exchange and fee-paying guest students at the University of Copenhagen.
Registration form will be available at the beginning of April online at www.danishculturecourses.ku.dk
Fee-paying (DK/EU/EEA/Swiss citizens) please see: Guest programmes – University of Copenhagen (ku.dk)
- 15 ECTS
- Type of assessment
Written assignmentWritten take-home assignment with an optional subject following active class participation. 11-15 standard pages.
The active class participation consists of an approved synopsis 2-3 standard pages.
Exam in case of non-approved active class participation consists of a written take-home assignment with an optional subject. 16-20 standard pages.
- All aids allowed
- Marking scale
- 7-point grading scale
- Censorship form
- No external censorship
Single subject courses (day)
- Class Instruction
- Exam Preparation
- Course number
- 15 ECTS
- Programme level
See link under Timetable (after May 1st)
- Study Board of Archaeology, Ethnology, Greek & Latin, History
- SAXO-Institute - Archaeology, Ethnology, Greek & Latin, History
- Faculty of Humanities
- Anne Jespersen (5-727f7f767b5179867e3f7c863f757c)
Niels Henrik Hartvigson
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