Videnskabsteori og metodologi

2018/2019

Modulets indhold, forløb og pædagogik

This module comprises teaching of philosophy of science and methodology with a main emphasis on philosophy of science and methods related to international and intercultural issues, within the humanistic and social sciences. 

Læringsmål

Viden

 

  • central aspects of philosophy of science and methods related to international and intercultural processes
  • reflection on the relation of different methods to paradigms of philosophy of science

Færdigheder

  • assessment and choice of quantitative and qualitative methods, including methods of text and discourse analysis
  • argumentation and communication of methodological choices

Kompetencer

  • independently, and on the basis of critical methodological considerations, designing optimal research strategies in relation to relevant issues within culture, communication and global studies.

Omfang og forventet arbejdsindsats

5 ECTS

Eksamen

Prøver

Prøvens navnVidenskabsteori og metodologi
Prøveform
Aktiv deltagelse og/eller skriftlig opgave
The examination is completed by satisfactory and active participation in the module, i.e. a minimum of 80% attendance, contribution to discussion sessions of the module through oral presentation and active participation and completion of set tasks, which will be part of a portfolio.

Any re-examination is a 2-day take-home assignment given by the examiner on the basis of the curriculum of the module in Philosophy of Science and Methodology. The assignment response paper must not exceed 10 pages. The assignment paper will be evaluated by the examiner; in case of a fail grade, the assignment paper will also be evaluated by another internal examiner.
ECTS5
Tilladte hjælpemidler
Alle skriftlige og alle elektroniske hjælpemidler
BedømmelsesformBestået/ikke bestået
CensurIntern prøve
VurderingskriterierThe examination should demonstrate that the student fulfils the objectives outlined as regards knowledge, understanding, skills and competencies.

Fakta om modulet

Engelsk titelPhilosophy of Science and Methodology
ModulkodeKACCG20162
ModultypeKursus
Varighed1 semester
SemesterEfterår
ECTS5
UndervisningssprogEngelsk
UndervisningsstedCampus Aalborg
Modulansvarlig

Organisation

StudienævnStudienævnet for Tværkulturelle Studier
FakultetDet Humanistiske Fakultet