HDCB01042U DCC Danish Cinema

Volume 2016/2017

Danish Culture Courses


Danish Cinema is a course in English for international students offered each semester. The course gives an overview of the 110 years of Danish film as well as presenting special topics such as realism, comedy and melodrama in Danish cinema. Furthermore, the course presents director case studies of Oscarwinning Susanne Bier and of Lars von Trier, who won The Golden Palms in Cannes. Every lecture ends with a showing of a relevant film. The course also includes an excursion to Nordisk Film, which is the world oldest still existing film company.


Name of Exam: HDCB01041E Danish Cinema, Media and Information Technology in a Historical Perspective.

The course is only offered to exchange and guest students at the University of Copenhagen.
Lectures and excursions
  • Category
  • Hours
  • Excursions
  • 25
  • Lectures
  • 20
  • Total
  • 45
Type of assessment
Written assignment
All aids allowed
Marking scale
7-point grading scale
Censorship form
No external censorship