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120014 SE MEd 05: SE Thesis Seminar (2021S)

Literary / Cultural Studies

2.00 ECTS (1.00 SWS), SPL 12 - Anglistik
Continuous assessment of course work



max. 20 participants
Language: English



Vorläufig online
Freitag 12:15-13:45
Beginn: 19.03.2021 (every other week)


Aims, contents and method of the course

This course aims at preparing and supporting students in writing their master's theses in the MEd programme. We will discuss practical questions surrounding the organization and design of an MEd project, as well as relevant research methods. Specific focus will be given to the need for a coherent, theoretically well-founded design. Students develop a project over the course of the semester or come prepared with a project idea.

Assessment and permitted materials

Continuous assessment

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Course evaluation is based on:
(A) class participation and preparation of reading/other course materials (max 20 pts)
(B) project presentation (max. 50 pts)
(C) written assignment (max. 30 pts)

The minimum requirements for passing the course are:
(a) regular class attendance (max. 1 missed session)
(b) active class participation
(c) giving project presentation on time
(d) handing in the written assignment (on time)
(d) attaining the pass rate of 60 points

Sehr gut (very good): 90-100
Gut (good): 80-89
Befriedigend (satisfactory): 70-79
Genügend (pass): 60-69
Nicht Genügend (fail): 0-59

Examination topics


Reading list

Provided on Moodle.

Association in the course directory

Studium: MEd 046/507
Code/Modul: M 05
Lehrinhalt: 12-4850

Last modified: We 21.04.2021 11:26