Discoveries in Polar areas

Faculteit Letteren
Jaar 2022/23
Vakcode LGX232B05
Vaknaam Discoveries in Polar areas
Voertaal Engels
Periode semester I b
ECTS 5
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Uitgebreide vaknaam Discoveries 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, economic or political context.
Omschrijving In this course you will act as the instructor, preparing three lectures and writing research papers on topics relating to resource exploitation, political issues and the activities of historic exploration in the Polar Regions. As in previous courses, a peer-review system will be employed, and the final exam will be based on the papers produced by you and your peers.
Uren per week
Onderwijsvorm colloquium, werkcollege
(2x3 uur werkcollege)
Toetsvorm essay, peer-review, presentatie, schriftelijk tentamen
(Presentations and essays are peer to peer reviewed and graded, plus written end examination.)
Vaksoort bachelor
Coördinator NN
Docent(en) NN
Verplichte literatuur
Titel Auteur ISBN Prijs
Primary sources and the internet.
Entreevoorwaarden Simultaneous or earlier participation in LGX231B05 Exploitation 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 b keuze
Minor Arctische en Antarctische Studies 3 semester I b keuze