Project Seminar in Socioeconomics I + II
Project in Socioeconomics I + II
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(Sozialökonomisches Projektseminar I + II), Master (Socioeconomics)
SoSe Seminar I: 5 ECTS, WiSe Seminar II: 10 ECTS
Compulsory course for the Master of Socioeconomics
Course Title: Project in Social Economics I + II
Course Type: Seminar
Period: Annually in Summer and Winter Semesters
Contact Person: Luisa Schneider, M.Sc.
Implementation: Chair of Sociology and Empirical Social Research (Prof. Abraham) and Chair of Social Policy (Prof. Wrede)
Content: Implementation of an empirical research project in small groups
Educational Objectives and Skills:
- The seminar aims on gaining information and knowledge about discrimination and its possible appearance in the public sector. The focus is set on two questions:
- Does discrimination in supply of public services exist? Which kinds of discrimination are possible and expected?
- Is it possible to identify factors influencing discrimination?
- Written elaboration and presentations (SoSe)
- final report (WiSe)
The main part of performance consists of team work.
As accompanying methodological course, the module “Methods II: Topics in Empirical Research Methods” (Prof. Abraham) is highly recommended.