Write introduction, 5 reflective diaries and 1 reply during the course. Write from the perspective of your own field of study and specify clearly what is your angle to the topic. Write concise, critical, well structured text, max 500 words/3000 characters ("one page").
[Cities in Transition Philippines team only: focus on the Philippines and Bohol!]
The diary entries should include the following topics from course themes:
Introduction (DL Nov 7)
Sanitation and waste management, challenges and solutions (DL Nov 9)
Energy, demand and solutions (DL Nov 21)
Natural hazards and humanitarian construction (DL Nov 28)
Informal settlements, housing rights (DL Dec 7)
Critical final comment: Interpretation of sustainability (DL Dec 14)
Give good name for your writing. Feel free to read others' and comment on them! Concentrate on the topic, not the lecturer.
to support learning by guiding your own ideas towards critical thinking and reflection
to analyze and explain thematic contents of the lecture and dialogues
to summarize essential elements of a lecture
to comment, make arguments, question, discuss, reflect, suggest, conclude
to improve your own understanding of your own profession as part of a multidisciplinary team
Your activity in writing diary will be followed throughout the course and will effect to final grading!