Semináře

Jednou za rok vypisujeme semestrální seminář pro magisterské studenty a doktorandy. Témata a vyučující se obměňují, metodologické semináře bývají zaměřeny na různé aspekty studia cizích kultur a mezikulturní komunikace.

2018/19

Oznámení o vypsání k dispozici zde.

Research methods for area studies

OSGA pořádá každý rok pro studenty primárně zaměřené areálově na podzim kurz „qualitative methods“ a na jaře „quantitative methods“.

Kurz studentům poskytuje:

  • Gain an understanding of the inter-relationships between theory and research design and between theory and data collection and analysis.
  • Gain a more informed and critical understanding of methodological approaches to the study of the region.
  • Acquire a working, practical knowledge of key methodological tools
  • Have a critical knowledge of social science debates on the relevance and utility of these methods to the study of the region.
  • Improve the ability to critically evaluate academic scholarship and other texts produced from different disciplinary traditions or from inter-disciplinary approaches with reference to the region – so be able to better assess the robustness of the knowledge that others have produced.
  • Improve skills in writing and in the presentation of information and argument.
  • Develop awareness of the qualities of good research design and good research practice as preparation for MSc/MPhil thesis and for further advanced research on the region.