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Research-Oriented Internship

Module name (EN): Research-Oriented Internship
Degree programme: Childhood Education, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2017
Module code: PdK-P7
SAP-Submodule-No.: P322-0148
Hours per semester week / Teaching method: 2U (2 hours per week)
ECTS credits: 5
Semester: 5
Mandatory course: yes
Language of instruction:
Project report: graded

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Applicability / Curricular relevance:
PdK-P7 (P322-0148) Childhood Education, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2017, semester 5, mandatory course
PdK-P7 (P322-0148) Childhood Education, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2019, semester 5, mandatory course
30 class hours (= 22.5 clock hours) over a 15-week period.
The total student study time is 150 hours (equivalent to 5 ECTS credits).
There are therefore 127.5 hours available for class preparation and follow-up work and exam preparation.
Recommended prerequisites (modules):
PdK-401 Research Methods and Evaluation

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Recommended as prerequisite for:
Module coordinator:
Prof. Dr. Charis Förster
Prof. Dr. Charis Förster
Professoren des Studiengangs

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Learning outcomes:
They will be familiar with types of research and elementary methods of data collection, as well as concepts of data evaluation and classic studies.
In addition, students will:
 be able to conceptualize, conduct and evaluate smaller qualitative-empirical as well as quantitative-empirical (explorative) studies on selected issues in a collaborative manner. In doing so, they will become aware of the conditions in their field of investigation and the specific challenges that exist with regard to the challenges collecting data from specific target groups,
 be able to present their results in writing (and to present them to the public), reflect critically on their cooperative research work (e.g. limitations) and discuss the relevance of their results and the application possibilities.

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Module content:
_ Concepts and methods of evaluation and quality development
_ Youth welfare and social planning methods
_ Design and implementation of a small empirical study

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Teaching methods/Media:
-Impulse talks
-Group work
-Short presentations
-Research tasks
-Practical tasks

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Recommended or required reading:
Recommended literature will be announced at the beginning of the course.

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