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This course aims to acquaint students with the practical, methodological and theoretical issues associated with anthropological research. It examines critically different methodological approaches and the relation between fieldwork experiences and ethnographic production. The course is run through a series of student-led seminars with guest anthropologists, tutorials and workshops which involve practical activities. Issues covered include preparation for fieldwork, framing research questions, collecting ethnographic data and presenting ethnographic interpretations. An important part of the assessment is a small individual research project chosen, designed and carried out by the student.
|Session||First Sub Session||Credit Points||30 credits (15 ECTS credits)|
Information on contact teaching time is available from the course guide.
Research Outline (600-1000 Words) 10%
Essay (2000 words) 20%
Research Assignment Report (3500 words) 40%
Written 2-hour exam (2 questions) 30%
Alternative Resit Assessment
Take-home exam (2 questions, time allowed 7 days)
Discussion Board Contributions (1 question each board)
Complete 7 Online Learning Journal Entries
|Knowledge Level||Thinking Skill||Outcome|
|Factual||Remember||ILO’s for this course are available in the course guide.|