The module comprises relevant coursework and a take-home assignment.
basic theory of knowledge
modern Western history of ideas
basic theoretical considerations as concerns humanistic and social theoretical research.
communicating ideas and arguments concerning methodology, theory of knowledge and/or history of ideas in academic written language.
explaining methodological considerations and epistemological issues in relation to concrete research issues.
|Name of exam||Central Concepts in the Humanities and Social Sciences|
|Type of exam|
Written examThe examination is a take-home assignment; the content of the assignment must demonstrate that the student has achieved the mentioned learning objectives. The exact content of the assignment will be determined by the course instructor at the start of the semester. The assignment paper must comprise a minimum of six pages and a maximum of eight pages.
The assignment paper will be evaluated by the examiner.
Any re-examinations will be held in accordance with the above guidelines on the basis of a revised assignment paper.
All written and all electronic aids
|Assessment||7-point grading scale|
|Type of grading||Internal examination|
|Danish title||Centrale Begreber i Humaniora og Samfundsvidenskab|
|Language of instruction||English|
|Location of the lecture||Campus Aalborg|
|Responsible for the module|
|Study Board||Study Board of Language and International Studies|
|Department||Department of Culture and Global Studies|
|Faculty||The Faculty of Humanities|