The course consists of 14 weeks of lectures and exercises. The lectures will primarily focus on presenting and discussing various social scientific approaches to data. During the exercises you will work in groups on the themes brought up in the lecture. Here you will carry out small case studies, training your analytical skills, ability to collaborate, give oral presentations and give constructive feedback.
The final examination project is a written academic paper (12 pages) on a selected case study. The paper can be written either individually or in groups (2 pages added per group member).
Group sizes: from 1 to max 4 students.