716013 VO Fundamentals of Philosophy of Science in Geography

summer semester 2021 | Last update: 27.11.2020 Place course on memo list
716013
VO Fundamentals of Philosophy of Science in Geography
VO 1
2
weekly
annually
German

Students will learn:

  • central concepts like theory, hypothesis etc.
  • to understand geographical research processes
  • to differentiate epistemological positions
  • to unterstand different types of logical reasoning
  • to understand how paradigms work
  • to refelct ethical aspects of geographical research
  • to understand multi-, inter- and transdiciplinary research processes

This course focusses on the epistemological, paradigmatical, logical and methodological foundations of modern geography.

Lecture, assessment is based on a single examination at the end of the course.

written examination

  • Egner, H. (2010): Theoretische Geographie. Hemsbach, Wissenschaftliche Buchgesellschaft.
  • Borsdorf, A. (2007): Geographisch denken und wissenschaftlich arbeiten. 2. Aufl., München, Spektrum Akademischer Verlag.
02.03.2021
Group 0
Date Time Location
Tue 2021-03-02
08.30 - 10.00 online (Geographie) online (Geographie)
Tue 2021-03-09
08.30 - 10.00 online (Geographie) online (Geographie)
Tue 2021-03-16
08.30 - 10.00 online (Geographie) online (Geographie)
Tue 2021-03-23
08.30 - 10.00 online (Geographie) online (Geographie)
Tue 2021-04-13
08.30 - 10.00 online (Geographie) online (Geographie)
Tue 2021-04-20
08.30 - 10.00 online (Geographie) online (Geographie)
Tue 2021-04-27
08.30 - 10.00 online (Geographie) online (Geographie)