July 2 – July 18, 2014 (Term 2)
Monday – Friday 8:30 – 11:30 in the Digital Literacy Centre (DLC)
Dr. Angel M. Y. Lin
Professor, Faculty of Education
University of Hong Kong, PR China
Course description: Popular culture is a powerful source of both fun/desires and social controversies. This course is designed to arouse language and literacy teachers’ interest in taking a critical, fresh look at what seems familiar by drawing on critical cultural studies theories. How to design critical literacies activities will also be discussed.