Geography and Scientific Agents
Instance: 2017/2018 - 1S
Cycles of Study/Courses
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Teaching Staff - Responsibilities
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Suitable for English-speaking students
To know sources and institutions producers of basic, statistics and cartographic information.
Meet people, projects and institutions that perform scientific research, in particular in the field of geography, giving priority to the areas of interest of students' research.
Deepen the knowledge and understanding of the links between fundamental and applied knowledge
Learning outcomes and competences
Knowledge of agents, themes and research methodologies.
Seizure of the advancement of knowledge in areas relevant to the potential area of research of the students.
The sessions will take place in open debate, with presentation followed by discussion, having as structure:
1. Scientific research agents and institutions.
2. Motivations and stimuli to the scientific literature.
3. The methods of scientific production.
4. Fundamental and applied Knowledge.
5. The dissemination, reproduction and diffusion of scientific knowledge.
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Teaching methods and learning activities
The sessions will take place in open debate, with presentation followed by discussion.
Evaluation with final exam
Amount of time allocated to each course unit
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Eligibility for exams
Attend at least 75% of classes
Calculation formula of final grade
100% the exam grade
Examinations or Special Assignments
Special assessment (TE, DA, ...)