Research Lab Anthropology

2018-2019
Dit vak wordt in het Engels aangeboden. Omschrijvingen kunnen daardoor mogelijk alleen in het Engels worden weergegeven.

Doel vak

This course is part of the curriculum strand Ethnographic Research. The
aim of this course is to teach students to conduct ethnographic
research, using existing literature and empirical data.

Learning outcomes:

Knowledge and understanding – The student has acquired knowledge and
understanding of:
(1) a specific thematic or regional specialization;
(2) the methods and techniques of social scientific research;
(3) the possibilities and limitations of ethnographic research methods;
(4) the fields of anthropological research.

Application – The student has acquired the competences to:
(5) to formulate an academic research question, and to analyse a
societal problem using existing literature and empirical data
(6) collaborate in ethographic research and present the result, both in
written form and orally;
(7) apply scientific theories and concepts to the analysis of practical
problems.

Learning skills – The student has acquired the skills to:
(8) collaborate in a group.

Inhoud vak

In the preceding course Challenges of the 21st Century (4th period) the
student have been introduced to a number of challenges to contemporary
societies. These will serve as a source of inspiration for empirical
research in this course.

Onderwijsvorm

Practical

Toetsvorm

Research report and oral presentation.

Vereiste voorkennis

Active participation in Ethnograhic Research Methodology.

Literatuur

To be announced in the course manual (see CANVAS).

Doelgroep

1st year students in the bachelor Cultural Anthropology and Development
Sociology.

Afwijkende intekenprocedure

In this course you can not enroll yourself for the tutorials, but you will be assigned by the course coordinator. Note: You do have to register for the course, including the remaining corresponding parts!

Algemene informatie

Vakcode S_RLA
Studiepunten 6 EC
Periode P4+5+6
Vakniveau 200
Onderwijstaal Engels
Faculteit Faculteit der Sociale Wetenschappen
Vakcoördinator dr. E. van Roekel
Examinator dr. E. van Roekel
Docenten
dr. E. van Roekel
H.B. Ploegman MA MSc.

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