Compulsory Modules (82.5 ECTS-Credits)
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Compulsory Module 1: Introduction I: European Ethnology as Cultural Studies (10 ECTS-Credits, 4 h) (no courses)
Prerequisites for registration: keine
Learning Outcome: Students get an overview of the history of science and the specifics of the discipline. They have advanced knowledge of the theory and methodology and work with the key concepts of the discipline.
Compulsory Module 2: Introduction II: Reading Course (5 ECTS-Credits, 2 h) (no courses)
Prerequisites for registration: none
Learning Outcome: Students are able to independently and critically deal with subject-specific scientific texts, also in consideration of gender-related issues and theories, as well as foreign language literature. They work in and with different digital learning environments.
Compulsory Module 5: Memory, Recollection and Narration (10 ECTS-Credits, 4 h) (no courses)
Prerequisites for registration: none
Learning Outcome: The students have comprehensive understanding of current handling of the past. The concepts of memory (storage), construction of the past (recollection) and narration (creation of meaning) can be thoroughly pervaded analytically and categorised theoretically.
Compulsory Module 9: Master's Thesis Defense (2.5 ECTS-Credits) (no courses)
Prerequisites for registration: positive evaluation of all other compulsory and elective modules as well as the Master's Thesis.
Learning Outcome: Examination of the Master's Thesis in the overall context of the Master's Programme European Ethnology; with special focus on theoretical comprehension, methodical issues, communication of findings of the Master's Thesis and presentation skills.
Final oral defense of the Master's Thesis before an examination board

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