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General information:
Name:
To be completed
Course of study:
2018/2019
Code:
HUX-1-610-s
Faculty of:
Humanities
Study level:
First-cycle studies
Specialty:
-
Field of study:
Social Informatics
Semester:
6
Profile of education:
Academic (A)
Lecture language:
English
Form and type of study:
Full-time studies
Course homepage:
 
Responsible teacher:
dr Piróg Tomasz (tpirog@agh.edu.pl)
Academic teachers:
Module summary

The module programme includes the basic issues of modern societies, culture, politics and technology analysed in the humanities perspective.

Description of learning outcomes for module
MLO code Student after module completion has the knowledge/ knows how to/is able to Connections with FLO Method of learning outcomes verification (form of completion)
Social competence
M_K001 The student develops skills to cooperate in a team to work out the solutions to analysed problems Presentation
Skills
M_U001 The student is able to critically evaluate various theories of social sciences and humanities Presentation
Knowledge
M_W001 The student possesses general knowledge about social, political and cultural problems of contemporary world Essay
M_W002 The student understands the current global challenges Presentation
FLO matrix in relation to forms of classes
MLO code Student after module completion has the knowledge/ knows how to/is able to Form of classes
Lecture
Audit. classes
Lab. classes
Project classes
Conv. seminar
Seminar classes
Pract. classes
Zaj. terenowe
Zaj. warsztatowe
Others
E-learning
Social competence
M_K001 The student develops skills to cooperate in a team to work out the solutions to analysed problems + - - - - - - - - - -
Skills
M_U001 The student is able to critically evaluate various theories of social sciences and humanities + - - - - - - - - - -
Knowledge
M_W001 The student possesses general knowledge about social, political and cultural problems of contemporary world + - - - - - - - - - -
M_W002 The student understands the current global challenges + - - - - - - - - - -
Module content
Lectures:
-
Student workload (ECTS credits balance)
Student activity form Student workload
Summary student workload 112 h
Module ECTS credits 4 ECTS
Contact hours 2 h
Participation in lectures 30 h
Preparation for classes 60 h
Preparation of a report, presentation, written work, etc. 20 h
Additional information
Method of calculating the final grade:

Ad. 1 and 2 (Nature and Culture course; Environmental Socioloy course)
Evaluation
The course is evaluated in the last session, in oral from (discussion in the class).

Examination

The examination includes (a) participation in the sessions, (b) a presentation with a working group (in a seminar), and © an individual essay (delivered 2 weeks after the end of the course). For the grading the participation in the sessions and in the working group counts 50%, the essay counts 50%. More detailed information about the working group presentation and the essay writing is given during the course.

Ad. Course 3, 4 and 5. (Neoliberalism and Globalization; Information Society; Theories of International Relations)

Students will be assessed through:
• Midterm exam (individual and/or mini group presentations; the material should mainly come from, but is not limited to class lectures and the assigned readings. The midterm is worth 30% of your mark.);
• Final essay (list of the topics you should choose one from will be provided on AGH’s Scholar’s Panel. You should send me the essays via my e-mail: kh.chapichadze@gtu.ge; the deadline will be announced on AGH’s Scholar’s Panel). Final essay is worth 50% of your mark.
• Attendance (regular class attendance is highly recommended. Attendance is worth 5% of your mark.);
• Participation and Assignments (participation in class discussions, including about assigned readings is worth 15% of your mark.)

Prerequisites and additional requirements:

English – at least B2 level

Recommended literature and teaching resources:

Recommended literature and teaching resources not specified

Scientific publications of module course instructors related to the topic of the module:

Additional scientific publications not specified

Additional information:

None