Seminar African Economies (377001)

Seminar Profile

General Details
Seminar title Seminar African Economies
Course code(s) 377001
Course availability SoSe
Course content Area International Environment and Development Studies
Number of participants  
Course language English
Location Internal seminar
Timetable Block course (2 SWS)
Requirements and Academic Support
Objectives The seminar is a course for students of the Area "Master Economics, International Environment and Development Studies". The students have to fulfill two tasks in groups of 3-4 participants. Firstly, a scientific article is to be reviewed. Secondly, they have to write a proposal for a research project using data from Africa (Tanzania). The proposal has to be presented in a block event. The total grade consists of paper review, written proposal and presentation.
Length of the paper Number of pages: Review: 2-3; Proposal: 15-20
Performance requirements / evaluation [indicate weighting] Compulsory attendance (Introductory lecture and Presentations) / Review (25%), Proposal (60%), Presentation (15%)
Examiner(s) Prof. Dr. Ulrike Grote
Contact person Florian Heinrichs
Assignment of topics Students have to register at the beginning of the semester.
Initial registration

E-Mail: Florian Heinrichs