210092 SE BAK18: Bachelor's Seminar (2018W)
Students who miss the first lesson without prior notification will lose their seat in the course.Follow the principles of good scientific practice.The course instructor may invite students to an oral exam about the student’s written contributions in the course. Plagiarized contributions have the consequence that the course won’t be graded (instead the course will be marked with an ‘X’ in the transcript of records).
- Registration is open from Mo 03.09.2018 08:00 to Mo 17.09.2018 08:00
- Registration is open from Th 20.09.2018 08:00 to We 26.09.2018 08:00
- Registration is open from Th 04.10.2018 08:00 to Fr 05.10.2018 08:00
- Deregistration possible until Su 14.10.2018 23:59
Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N
Aims, contents and method of the course
Assessment and permitted materials
- 1st Written research proposal. Research project (10% of the final grade)
- 2nd Written research proposal (15% of final grade)
- Oral presentation (15% of final grade)
- Bachelor thesis (60% of final grade, deadline 1 March 2019).
Minimum requirements and assessment criteria
- Regular attendance (you can miss maximum two classes, apart from the first class)
- Willingness to cooperate in class and to give feedback to other students’ presentations
- Writing a research proposal and presenting through different activities
- Timely submission of the assignments
- Timely submission of a bachelor thesis that meets the formal criteria (deadline: 31 July 2018).
- Della Porta, D. und Keating, M. (2008) Approaches and Methodologies in the Social Sciences. A Pluralist Perspective. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
- Kellstedt, P. M. und G. D. Whitten (2013) The Fundamentals of Political Science Research. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.