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290031 SE Seminar for Economic Geography: Technological advance, regional disparities and globalisation (2009W)

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

DI 14.00-17.00 Ort: WU, UZA4, Kern A, 4. Stock, Seminarraum A407
Termine: 6./13./27.10.2009 - 10.11.2009 - 1./15./22.12.2009


Language: German



Currently no class schedule is known.


Aims, contents and method of the course

The focus is on the field "technological progress, regional disparities and globalization", like "Research and technological progress in Europe: diagnose and policy recommendations" or "Increasing globalization - policy on the defensive".

Assessment and permitted materials

Collaboration during the lessons, seminar paper and discussions of other seminar papers

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

The aim of this course is to familiarize students with complex spatial set-ups and to provide an understanding of how differently a topic can be approached in order to achieve a broad view of the whole spectrum. A particular focus is on equipping students with key qualifications, such as, ability to work in a team, to get to the heart of the topic, efficient handling of information, critical reflection and scientific discourse. Moreover, in this course interdisciplinary work is supported.

Examination topics

Interactive lessons, a combination of technical lectures, team work and learning in groups (e.g. discussions).

Reading list

Association in the course directory

(MG-S3-SE) (Lb4, Lb-zSE), (Tef-W-C1) (Rd-W10)

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