Joint Multidisciplinary Research Project

Faculteit Ruimtelijke Wetenschappen
Jaar 2019/20
Vakcode GERMJMRP
Vaknaam Joint Multidisciplinary Research Project
Niveau(s) master
Voertaal Engels
Periode semester I
ECTS 5
Rooster rooster.rug.nl

Uitgebreide vaknaam Joint Multidisciplinary Research Project
Leerdoelen 1. Engage in an innovative off-campus "hands on" learning experience in spatial sciences;
2. Apply knowledge and skills, learned in the classroom, to real world problems;
3. Enhance students' understanding of processes, applications and complexities in the spatial sciences in the context of the Northern Netherlands;
4. Collaborate in a team of students from different disciplinary backgrounds within the Spatial Sciences (such as Spatial Planning, Economic Geography, Cultural Geography and Demography);
5. Collaborate with local and regional stakeholders such as governments, firms and other organisations;
6. Present their findings to their peers and stakeholders involved.
Omschrijving In the Joint Multidisciplinary Project, student team from different disciplinary backgrounds within the Spatial Sciences work together to tackle research problems that have been identified by local and regional stakeholders, such as governments, firms or organisations. The teams work on well-defined assignments that challenge students to apply their knowledge and skills in real world settings. The end result of the project is a report, that is presented to the stakeholders at the end of the semester.
Uren per week 3
Onderwijsvorm Fieldwork, Independent study, Practicals, Seminars
Toetsvorm Active participation, Group assignments, Oral presentation
Vaksoort master
Coördinator B. de Haas, PhD.
Docent(en) B. de Haas, PhD.
Entreevoorwaarden
Opmerkingen
Opgenomen in
Opleiding Jaar Periode Type
MSc Spatial Sciences (research)  (Basic programme year 1 Spatial Sciences) 1 semester I verplicht
MSc Spatial Sciences (research)  (Islands and Sustainability year 1 Spatial Sciences) 1 semester I verplicht