Course code EDS378B

EDS378B State building and conflict in fragile states.

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Showing course contents for the educational year 2016 - 2017 .

Course responsible: Gry Synnevåg, Karim Rashid Ally Merchant
ECTS credits: 5
Faculty: Faculty of Landscape and Society
Teaching language: EN
(NO=norsk, EN=Engelsk)
Teaching exam periods:
Course work and examination is done in the spring parallel
Course frequency: Annually
First time: Study year 2016-2017
Preferential right:
Course contents:
This course is the second part of EDS378A. Participation in EDS378A in January the same year is a required to register for this course. Based on the course content of EDS378A, the students will write one paper, on a relevant topic.
Learning outcome:
Will be updated.
Learning activities:
Students will during this course write one individual paper based on a relevant topic connected to one state defined as vulnerable, which they are free to choose themselves. Examples are Sundan, South Sudan, Somalia, Mali, Afghanistan, Pakistan. The topic should be choosen during the EDS378A course. There will be offered one hour of supervision during the writing process.
Teaching support:
Individual supervision.
Will be given before the course starts.
Attendence in EDS378A in january from the same year is compulsory.
Recommended prerequisites:
Exam in ENGLISH ONLY. Individual term paper counts 100% of the grade. Words: Minimun 6000, maximum 8000.
Nominal workload:
150 hours
Type of course:
The course will mainly consist of individual work, readings and final termpaper
Examination details: Term Paper: A - E / Ikke bestått