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240518 SE Issues of 'Everyday Life' and the Place of the Object (P4) (2018W)

Continuous assessment of course work

Participation at first session is obligatory!


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


max. 25 participants
Language: English


Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

Tuesday 09.10. 13:15 - 16:30 Hörsaal C, NIG 4. Stock
Tuesday 23.10. 13:15 - 16:30 Hörsaal C, NIG 4. Stock
Tuesday 06.11. 13:15 - 16:30 Hörsaal C, NIG 4. Stock
Tuesday 20.11. 13:15 - 16:30 Hörsaal C, NIG 4. Stock
Tuesday 04.12. 13:15 - 16:30 Hörsaal C, NIG 4. Stock
Tuesday 08.01. 13:15 - 16:30 Hörsaal C, NIG 4. Stock
Tuesday 22.01. 13:15 - 16:30 Hörsaal C, NIG 4. Stock


Aims, contents and method of the course

The seminar looks at diverse notions of 'everyday life' and different concepts of what constitutes an object and the place and role ascribed to it.The seminar's goal is providing theoretical-methodological and ethnographic knowledge to enable participants to gain insight and competences for independant further work in the relevant topic areas.

This is an inter-active course. Apart from some introductory input lectures the seminar is based on intense communication, open discussion, active contribution and group work of all participants, based on the use of literature and multi-media materials. With special guests.
The seminar is conducted in English.

Assessment and permitted materials

Marking is based on active participation including discussion and short written work (30%), 10 min. presentation (35%), and final paper (35%).
Closing date for final paper delivery: 1 April 2019

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Presence (max. absence: one session), presentation, active participation in discussions, timely delivery of final paper; all items have to be positive.

Examination topics

Presentation, written papers, engagement in discussions and work in small groups

Reading list

The relevant literature and other materials will be provided, discussed and accumulated within the course of the seminar.

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