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. In addition, a workshop series on problem based learning and hands-on project writing skills will be included.
Type of instruction is described in § 17 in the curriculum.
|Name of exam||Philosophy of Science and Methodology|
|Type of exam|
Active participation/continuous evaluationAn internal examination in: Philosophy of Science and Methodology. The examination is completed by satisfactory and active participation in the module, including lectures and PBL workshop, 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.
Re-examination is a 2-day take-home assignment given by the examiner on the basis of the curriculum for the module in Philosophy of Science and Methodology. The assignment paper must not exceed 10 pages. The assignment paper will be evaluated by an internal examiner.
All written and all electronic aids
|Type of grading||Internal examination|
|Criteria of assessment||The criteria of assessment are stated in the Examination Policies and Procedures|
|Danish title||Videnskabsteori og metodologi|
|Language of instruction||English|
|Location of the lecture||Campus Aalborg|
|Responsible for the module|
|Study Board||Study Board for Cross-Cultural Studies|
|Department||Department of Culture and Learning|
|Faculty||Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities|