Core Module Information
Module title: Generation Television: US Complex TV 1990 - Present

SCQF level: 08:
SCQF credit value: 20.00
ECTS credit value: 10

Module code: CLP08126
Module leader: Arin Keeble
School School of Arts and Creative Industries
Subject area group: Media and Humanities

There are no pre-requisites for this module to be added

Learning Outcomes for module:

Upon completion of this module you will be able to

LO1: You will comprehend a series of key transformations in television storytelling between 1990-present.

LO2: You will be able to comprehend and discuss the ways television has responded to and driven technological change.

LO3: You will build in-depth knowledge on a key selection of landmark American shows from the past thirty years.

LO4: You will be able to discuss and give examples of ‘medium specificity’ of television and key debates about the contemporary televisual form.

LO5: You will be able to consider and contrast the ways television is disseminated and consumed and the impact this has on interpretation.

Full Details of Teaching and Assessment
2023/4, Trimester 2, In Person,
Occurrence: 001
Primary mode of delivery: In Person
Location of delivery: MERCHISTON
Member of staff responsible for delivering module: Arin Keeble
Module Organiser:

Student Activity (Notional Equivalent Study Hours (NESH))
Mode of activityLearning & Teaching ActivityNESH (Study Hours)
Face To Face Centrally Time Tabled Examination 10
Face To Face Guided independent study 170
Face To Face Lecture 20
Total Study Hours200
Expected Total Study Hours for Module200

Type of Assessment Weighting % LOs covered Week due Length in Hours/Words
Portfolio 30 1~2~3~4~5 Week 6 , WORDS= 1000 words
Portfolio 70 1~2~3~4~5 WEEK 12 , WORDS= 2500 WORDS
Component 1 subtotal: 30
Component 2 subtotal: 70
Module subtotal: 100

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