GEH1061: Representation and Media

Taken in: AY16/17 Semester 2 Lecturer/Tutor: Ms Sofia Morales What the module is about, briefly: So this module comes from CNM (Communications and New Media) department. It begins with the basic theories of representation and media - ideas of signifier, signified, semiotics, creation of social constructs etc... (i.e. Foucault, Barthes, Butler...). These theories are then …

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EN3221: The English Renaissance

Taken in: AY16/17 Semester 2 Lecturer: Dr Walter Lim What the module is about, briefly: Renaissance texts and concerns, covering a selection of plays and prose. This module familiarizes one with the historical and political context of the Renaissance and allows you to read the texts in the light of that context. Themes that are …

EN3242: History of Film

Taken in: AY16/17 Semester 2 Lecturer: A/P Valerie Wee Tutor: Phoebe Pua What the module is about, briefly: History of film. Isn't it self-explanatory? HAHA. A brief coverage (not in depth) about the different historical backgrounds of film in America, Japan, Russia, Germany, France, Italy. You can choose to focus on any of them later. …

EN3249: Introduction to Visual Culture: Art, Film and Media

Taken in: AY 16/17 Semester 2 Lecturer: Dr. David Teh What the module is about, briefly: Art history, visual culture, various mediums (photography, painting, videography, etc). Background historical context as well as relevance to current media and technological advancements. Texts: mostly pdfs/readings (mostly in RBR, some given in package) Workload: You should do AT LEAST …

Dearest FCBayern München

Dearest FC Bayern München, you played with bravery, intensity, passion and drive. We were constantly screwed by refereeing decisions that decided both legs of the tie but we played and supported with all our hearts. I love you, champions league or no, you're always my champions. I am so so proud of everything we did …

Mid-semester update 

The last time I posted something it was December. It's half of Sem 2 now and it's been nothing short of a roller coaster ride as always. The first two weeks of the semester I struggled deeply with inner lack of motivation as I hauled myself back up from the pits of the effects of …