The course is scheduled for 5th, 6th and 7th of May 2021. This is a tentative schedule, a more detailed one will be sent out to all confirmed participants
5th of May
09.15: Introduction to the course, information about the paper requirements
Short presentations of the participants and their projects.
Kl. 10.15: Marte Blikstad-Balas: Introduction to literacy and literacy studies: understanding the field and its complexity
Kl. 11.15-12.00: Lunch
Kl. 12.30 – 15.00: Blikstad-Balas continues
6th of May
09: 15: Blikstad-Balas: Methodological challenges in literacy research
10-11.00: Professor Kjell Lars Berge (UiO): A Nordic Perspective on Literacy Studies
11. 15 -12.00: Lunch
12- 14: Associate Professor Marthe Ø. Burgess (USN): Critical Multimodal Discourse Analysis
14-15: Blikstad-Balas: practical group assignment where we watch and discuss a video: are literacy practices observable?
7th of May
Kl. 9.15- 11. Prepared pesentations of each participants’ projects, with a critical discussion of the role literacy theories has in their research (more details about this assignment will be sent out to confirmed participants).
12- 13: Presentations (continued).
13- 14: Practical information about the essay requirements for the course