731372 Seminar regional development

Semester hours
Lecturer (assistant)
Penker, Marianne
Offered in
Sommersemester 2023
Languages of instruction


With the support of their teacher, students write seminar papers focussing on urban food systems. They present and discuss their papers in class. They defend the methods applied and their conclusions resulting from the analysis and the literature review.

Previous knowledge expected

knowledge on and experience with scientific writing

Objective (expected results of study and acquired competences)

competences for defining a clear research question, identifying a literature gap and identifying the relevant literature and theories, analysis of primary and/or secondary data, consistent argumentation in written and oral presentation
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