731129 Interdisciplinary approaches and methods

Lecture and exercise
Semester hours
Lecturer (assistant)
Offered in
Sommersemester 2023
Languages of instruction


* Introduction into the history of disciplinary, inter- and transdisciplinary science
* Approaches and methods of inter- and transdisciplinary work
* Analysis of inter- and transdisciplinary case studies (from science, planning, businesses, public administration)

Previous knowledge expected

Insights in diverse disciplinary cultures, methods and quality criteria.

Objective (expected results of study and acquired competences)

* Students develop a conceptual understanding of inter- and transdisciplinarity
* Students can critically evaluate the possibilities and limitations of interdisciplinary work
* Students develop competences for the realization of interdisciplinary projects in science, planning, business and public administration
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