This module comprises courses within the three academic profiles (section 5, subsection 2) within which globalization has rendered readjustment and understanding of modern communication processes between and across cultures distinctly relevant. Students are free to choose a profile within which courses are offered. All lectures pertain to global processes addressing international and/or intercultural aspects. The module comprises lectures and seminars that include exercises and student contributions.
Type of instruction is described in § 17 in the curriculum.
|Name of exam||Profile Course I|
|Type of exam|
Active participation/continuous evaluationThe examination is completed by satisfactory and active participation in the module, i.e. a minimum of 80% attendance and contribution to discussion sessions of the profile course through oral presentation individually or in groups and completion of set tasks.
Re-examination: 2-day take-home assignment given by the examiner on the basis of the objectives for the module. The assignment response paper must not exceed 10 pages.
|Type of grading||Internal examination|
|Criteria of assessment||The criteria of assessment are stated in the Examination Policies and Procedures|
|Danish title||Profilkursus I|
|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|