230232 SE Fertility and Family (2021W)
- Registration is open from We 01.09.2021 09:00 to Th 30.09.2021 23:59
- Deregistration possible until Su 31.10.2021 23:59
Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N
Prüfung: Mittwoch 02.02.2022
Aims, contents and method of the course
Assessment and permitted materials
Participation in activities related to readings: 15% of the course grade
Take-home practical exercises: 15% of the course grade
Mid-term written evaluation: 30% of the course grade
Final written evaluation: 40% of the course grade
Minimum requirements and assessment criteria
Doing the homework before each lecture (readings, exercises) is compulsory. These will be corrected and discussed in the following lecture.
The students should attend at least 80% of the lectures.
Doing the homework before each lecture (readings, exercises) is compulsory. These will be corrected and discussed in the following lecture and are part of the assessment.
The grading scale of the evaluations is the following:
89%-100%: Excellent (1)
76%-88%: Good (2)
63%-75%: Satisfactory (3)
50%-62%: Sufficient (4)
<50%: Unsatisfactory (5)
Minimal requirement for a positive result: overall course grade is 50% or higher.
The mid-term and final written evaluations will assess the capacity to use fertility and family measures and data sources as well as the understanding of the theories and concepts linked to fertility and family. The evaluations will include essay writing. Preparation for the essay of the final exam will take place during the course in the form of individual exploration and mini-presentations by students.