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360011 DR Biography and Theology: The way from Christian identity to a theological research project (2021W)

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: German


Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

Das Seminar findet - vorbehaltlich der dann aktuellen Covid-19-Regelungen - in Präsenz statt.
Etwaige Änderungen werden bekannt gegeben.

Monday 11.10. 18:30 - 20:00 Seminarraum 5 (Kath) Schenkenstraße 1.OG
Monday 24.01. 15:00 - 16:30 Hörsaal 2 Schenkenstraße 8-10 5.OG
Tuesday 25.01. 08:00 - 13:00 Seminarraum i2/3 (islam) Schenkenstraße 8-10 EG
Tuesday 25.01. 13:15 - 16:30 Seminarraum 1 (Kath) Schenkenstraße EG
Wednesday 26.01. 08:00 - 11:15 Seminarraum 5 (Kath) Schenkenstraße 1.OG
Wednesday 26.01. 11:30 - 16:30 Hörsaal 29 Hauptgebäude, 1.Stock, Stiege 7
Thursday 27.01. 08:00 - 13:00 Hörsaal 29 Hauptgebäude, 1.Stock, Stiege 7
Thursday 27.01. 13:15 - 16:30 Seminarraum 5 (Kath) Schenkenstraße 1.OG
Friday 28.01. 08:00 - 16:30 Seminarraum 1 (Kath) Schenkenstraße EG


Aims, contents and method of the course

This interdisciplinary seminar is held for those who begin with their doctoral studies. Here we are going to discuss the connection between theology and biography concretely our identity as believers and theologians and the effect on our theological research. The interdisciplinary character of this seminar shows also the interconnectedness of different theological disciplines and methods.

Assessment and permitted materials

Active participation and reflection papers that develop the connections between personal motivation and the dissertation project and at the same time analyzing how this project is linked to different theological disciplines.

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Clarification of the own dissertation-project and localizing it into theology as a whole; recognition of the biographical dimension in it and clarification of the personal motivation, by which the project will be pushed forward more effectively.

Examination topics

Discussed topics and literature according to one's own Dissertation project

Reading list

Scharer, Matthias/Hilberath, Bernd Jochen: Kommunikative Theologie. Grundlagen - Erfahrungen - Klärungen, Ostfildern 2012

Association in the course directory

LV für Doktorats-/PhD-Studium

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