Assessment and permitted materials
Attendance and full participation in class, group work and completion of the written assignments, final seminar paper.
Minimum requirements and assessment criteria
The goal of this course is for the participants to become more familiar with the notion of home and to gain a deeper understanding of its significance in scholarly research today. Using home as an exemplary case, this seminar offers ample opportunities to assess the complexities of concepts crucial to many fields, to formulate research questions that address multiple dimensions while remaining focused on the issue at hand, and to become familiar with working with transdisciplinary research methods.
Course readings, preparation of class activities, participation in class discussions and excursions, written assignments.
Reader "Reconsidering Home" is available at the bookstore Facultas am Campus