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360008 PR Research Seminar (2017S)

Continuous assessment of course work


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


Language: English




The first meeting will be on 21 March 2017, 09:45-11:15 a.m., seminar room 5, Schenkenstraße 8-10, 1010 Vienna. Further meetings take place upon agreement.


In order to register for this course, please do e-mail Professor Pokorny at lukas.pokorny@unive.ac.at.


Aims, contents and method of the course

Aims, contents and method of the course
This course is directed at research students working on their doctoral thesis in Religious Studies. M.A. candidates well advanced in their research are also welcome. Students are requested to present their research and regularly discuss the progress of the project, sharing pitfalls and successes with their peers. The course is intended to assist the participants to further develop their research, streamline methodologies and procedures, practise presentation skills, and familiarise with scholarly exchange.

Assessment and permitted materials

Assessment and permitted materials
The progress of the participants’ research is closely supervised by the course co-ordinator. Substantial feedback and guidance is given in individual as well as group meetings. Distance students may join the meetings using video conferencing tools (Skype et al.). The assessment is listed below. The language of instruction and discussion is English.

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria
The course assessment comprises three items: class participation (40%); presentation of research (30%); and a progress paper (30%).

Examination topics

Reading list

Reading list
Readings will be provided/recommended individually throughout the course.

Association in the course directory

LV für 092/792 011, M14 für 066 800

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