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070281 KU Working Skills in Global History (2011W)

'Global Food History'

3.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 7 - Geschichte
Continuous assessment of course work

Registration/Deregistration

Note: The time of your registration within the registration period has no effect on the allocation of places (no first come, first served).

Details

max. 25 participants
Language: English

Lecturers

Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

Wednesday 12.10. 10:45 - 12:15 Seminarraum Geschichte 2 Hauptgebäude, 2.Stock, Stiege 9
Wednesday 19.10. 10:45 - 12:15 Seminarraum Geschichte 2 Hauptgebäude, 2.Stock, Stiege 9
Wednesday 09.11. 10:45 - 12:15 Seminarraum Geschichte 2 Hauptgebäude, 2.Stock, Stiege 9
Wednesday 16.11. 10:45 - 12:15 Seminarraum Geschichte 2 Hauptgebäude, 2.Stock, Stiege 9
Wednesday 23.11. 10:45 - 12:15 Seminarraum Geschichte 2 Hauptgebäude, 2.Stock, Stiege 9
Wednesday 30.11. 10:45 - 12:15 Seminarraum Geschichte 2 Hauptgebäude, 2.Stock, Stiege 9
Wednesday 07.12. 10:45 - 12:15 Seminarraum Geschichte 2 Hauptgebäude, 2.Stock, Stiege 9
Wednesday 14.12. 10:45 - 12:15 Seminarraum Geschichte 2 Hauptgebäude, 2.Stock, Stiege 9
Wednesday 11.01. 10:45 - 12:15 Seminarraum Geschichte 2 Hauptgebäude, 2.Stock, Stiege 9
Wednesday 18.01. 10:45 - 12:15 Seminarraum Geschichte 2 Hauptgebäude, 2.Stock, Stiege 9
Wednesday 25.01. 10:45 - 12:15 Seminarraum Geschichte 2 Hauptgebäude, 2.Stock, Stiege 9

Information

Aims, contents and method of the course

Besides general working skills in historical research the course will proceed to the special skills needed in Global History: Planning and organizing the research process, international search for literature and sources, citation styles, preparing and finishing papers.

Assessment and permitted materials

Regular attendance, Journal Review of RHR 110 for definite admission, weekly assignments, wirting an individual research project in global food history

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

To write an individual research proposal in the field of global food history, see example here: http://homepage.univie.ac.at/martina.kaller-dietrich/php/index.php?id=42&tx_ttnews[tt_news]=3&tx_ttnews[backPid]=19&cHash=d597cedd5b

Sumission of preliminary version of research proposal for cross reading exercise is January 11, 2012

Basic knowledge and orientation about the working skills of Global History
Basic ability to think in the categories and connectivity of development in Global History
Basic ability to handle questions, theories and narratives of Global History
Ability to deal critically with political and socio-economic questions
Ability to search and judge information in a professional way

Examination topics

Discussions, readings, short papers, presentations; cooperating in small teams possible.

Reading list

Radical Foodways = Radical History Review, issue 110 (spring 2011) http://rhr.dukejournals.org/content/2011/110.toc

Association in the course directory

BA Geschichte, ZWM Globalgeschichte (3 ECTS); MA Globalgeschichte u. Global Studies, Grundlagen der Globalgeschichte (3ECTS);MWG03; Diplomstudium Geschichte (R4)

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