Credits: 2

Schedule: 03.10.2018 - 15.05.2019

Teaching Period (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 


Learning Outcomes (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Good practice in academic discussion; good skills in presenting one's research topic and contributing to fellow researchers' ongoing work; good skills and practices in academic discourse and argumentation. Knowledge of topical discussions in design research. Moreover, the purpose of this seminar is to familiarize the students with practices related to hosting and participating in academic seminars.

Content (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Presentations of research papers and intermediate phases of ongoing research work by doctoral students, senior researchers and professors, reading manuscripts and discussions. The seminar functions as a forum for department level sharing of research results in addition to being a course provided for doctoral students. In addition, occasionally we also invite academics from outside our department to further stimulate our work.

Assessment Methods and Criteria (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Participation, serving as a discussant, presenting a paper

Workload (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Participation in seminar sessions approximately once a month.

Grading Scale (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 


Registration for Courses (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 


Further Information (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Minimum number of participants: 8


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