965001 Preparation of the General Topic of the Semester

summer semester 2020 | Last update: 24.01.2022 Place course on memo list
Preparation of the General Topic of the Semester
PS 4
each semester

During the online seminar of the first Modular Period students will be familiarzed with the program's approach to Peace Studies and will gain methodological tools needed for academic writing.

This seminar will deal with some of the most important texts of peace, development, security, and international conflict transformation in order to familiarize the students with the relevant literature in the field.

Online Seminar The first Modular Period is divided into sections which last two weeks each. In every section there will be a research question to be answered and a chat will be open for consultations with the Professor. By the end of each section a paper between three and five pages has to be sent punctually to the Professor via Email. Each paper has to follow academic standards and formal structures. Together those papers will comprise a term paper of 25-30 pages.

written paper (see above)

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