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290003 SE Colloquium in Geomorphology (2019W)

(gilt als Privatissimum zur Masterarbeit, Diplomarbeit und Dissertation aus Physischer Geographie)

2.00 ECTS (1.00 SWS), SPL 29 - Geographie
Continuous assessment of course work

Details

max. 30 participants
Language: German

Lecturers

Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

Tuesday 08.10. 12:00 - 14:00 Hörsaal 4C Geographie NIG 4.OG C0409
Tuesday 22.10. 12:00 - 14:00 Hörsaal 4C Geographie NIG 4.OG C0409
Tuesday 05.11. 12:00 - 14:00 Hörsaal 4C Geographie NIG 4.OG C0409
Tuesday 19.11. 12:00 - 14:00 Hörsaal 4C Geographie NIG 4.OG C0409
Tuesday 03.12. 12:00 - 14:00 Hörsaal 4C Geographie NIG 4.OG C0409
Tuesday 17.12. 12:00 - 14:00 Hörsaal 4C Geographie NIG 4.OG C0409
Tuesday 14.01. 12:00 - 14:00 Hörsaal 4C Geographie NIG 4.OG C0409
Tuesday 28.01. 12:00 - 14:00 Hörsaal 4C Geographie NIG 4.OG C0409

Information

Aims, contents and method of the course

Aims:
Gaining professional skills in elaboration, presentation and critical reflection of a selected research topic (e.g. master thesis).

Content:
The course will identify and elaborate major themes at the research frontier of geomorphology.

Methods:
Participants will present their scientific aspirations, concepts and results in 20 min presentations. The works will be discussed regarding general questions, scientific relevance and importance for geomorphology.
Participants may also report on relevant topics to which they have been introduced at conferences, which they have attended and will discuss these in terms of their importance for geomorphology in general, for the ENGAGE Geomorphology Group within Physical Geography and for individual degree programmes.

All interested graduates, post-graduates, tutors and teaching assistants are invited to participate.

Assessment and permitted materials

Presentation (50% - 10 points), regular active participation (discussion, 25% - 5 points), review of the presentation of a colleague (25% - 5 points).

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Reaching more than 50% (or at least 10.5 points) of the maximum number of 20 points.

20.0 - 18.0 points: 1
17.5 - 15.5 points: 2
15.0 - 13.0 points: 3
12.5 - 10.5 points: 4
10.0 - 00.0 points: 5

Examination topics

Presentations

Reading list

Scientific journal articles (content depends on thesis topics)

Ahrens, V. (2014). Abschlussarbeiten richtig gliedern. UTB.
Skern, T. (2011). Writing Scientific English. UTB.

Association in the course directory

(MG4-PV, PV MG) (L2-FW) (MA UF GW 05)

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