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030078 SE Seminar: History of Suffrage (2019W)

for diploma and doctoral students

4.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 3 - Rechtswissenschaften
Continuous assessment of course work

Interessierte werden um ein kurzes Motivationsschreiben per E-Mail gebeten.



max. 20 participants
Language: German


Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

Thursday 10.10. 09:00 - 10:00 Seminarraum SEM61 Schottenbastei 10-16, Juridicum 6.OG
Thursday 17.10. 10:00 - 12:00 Seminarraum SEM34 Schottenbastei 10-16, Juridicum, 3.OG
Thursday 12.12. 09:00 - 15:00 Seminarraum SEM34 Schottenbastei 10-16, Juridicum, 3.OG
Friday 13.12. 09:00 - 15:00 Seminarraum SEM34 Schottenbastei 10-16, Juridicum, 3.OG
Thursday 09.01. 11:30 - 19:00 Hörsaal U16 Schottenbastei 10-16, Juridicum, KG1
Friday 10.01. 16:00 - 19:00 Seminarraum SEM52 Schottenbastei 10-16, Juridicum 5.OG


Aims, contents and method of the course

The particpants will examine the history of suffrage in Austria and in other states.

Participating students are asked for a MOTIVATION LETTER (via e-mail to thomas.olechowski@univie.ac.at) till September 30th. The letter should explain why you are interested in the seminar topic. Furthermore, I ask you to specify in which phase of your studies you are and whether you want to attend the seminar as a doctoral student, for the diploma thesis or "only" for historical competence, named in § 21 study plan.

Assessment and permitted materials

The participants are required to do their own research, preparation and oral presentation of a scientific topic as well as the writing of a written paper.
The final grade results from both the oral and written performance. The correct oral presentation and formal design of the written work is as important as the content.

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Participants will be asked for a 20-minute-presentation. A PPP will be possible but is not mandatory. Participation on the presentation day is obligatory!
The written report has to fulfill the following criteria:

Examination topics

Will depend on the topic of the presentation.

Reading list

Will depend on the topic of the presentation.

Association in the course directory

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