Life in Polar areas

Faculteit Letteren
Jaar 2022/23
Vakcode LGX227B05
Vaknaam Life in Polar areas
Voertaal Engels
Periode semester I a

Uitgebreide vaknaam Life in Polar areas
Leerdoelen The student is able to develop independently a theme into an educational presentation and written essay. The student is able to grade and comment on peer contributions and place these in historical and ecological context.
Omschrijving This course covers a wide range of topics relating to nature and culture in the polar areas. You will prepare and give three lectures and write papers on topics assigned to you by your instructor. Throughout the course, you will be expected to assess the lectures and written work of your peers; they, in turn, will review your work.
The final exam will test knowledge of the written work of all your peers in the course.
Uren per week
Onderwijsvorm colloquium, werkcollege
(2x3 uur werkcollege; Presentations and essays are peer to peer reviewed and graded, plus written end examination.)
Toetsvorm essay, peer-review, presentatie, schriftelijk tentamen
Vaksoort bachelor
Coördinator NN
Docent(en) NN
Verplichte literatuur
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Entreevoorwaarden Simultaneous or earlier participation in LGX228B05 Inhabitants of polar areas.
Opmerkingen Part of the university minor Arctic and Antarctic Studies. This course is open to all students from all faculties and universities as part of their elective program after permission of the examination board of their study. 80% presence and active participation is required. This course can also be followed as an open module or course for non-registered students.
Opgenomen in
Opleiding Jaar Periode Type
Ba Open colleges Letteren - semester I a keuze
Minor Arctische en Antarctische Studies 3 semester I a keuze