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JAPANESE POP CULTURE
Country - Partner Institution - Programs: Japan - Tohoku University - 'Engineering & Science in English, Tohoku Univ.'
UC Course SubjectAsian Studies
Number & Suffix: 112
Full UC Title: JAPANESE POP CULTURE 
Transcript Title: JAPAN POP CULTURE 
UC QTR Units - Division: 3.0 - Upper Division 
Course Description: This course serves as an introduction into Japanese popular culture with a focus on Japanese otaku market. The course develops a more nuanced understanding of the related creative industries and media, as well as typical patterns of production, consumption and communication that mark Japanese popular culture of today. At the same time, links and parallels between popular culture in Japan and other countries are drawn.The course also considers multiple related phenomena, from economic conditions that influence creative industries, to consumption patterns and fan activities, to storytelling techniques, to the specificity of various media. 
Language of Instruction: English
 
Partner Title: STUDIES OF JAPANESE CULTURE (SPECIAL LECTURE) I 
Partner University Department: Arts and Letters 
Partner University Course Number: LB51212