Ethnographic Methods (L6046)
FHEQ Level 4
By the end of the course, a successful student should be able to:
1. Show a knowledge of anthropological research methods
2. Demonstrate awareness of the epistemological and methodological issues involved in ethnographic research
3. Demonstrate practical experience of conducting ethnographic research
4. Demonstrate an ability to analyse primary data drawn from their own research
5. Be able to present the results of their research in written and verbal form.
1. Ability to plan and execute a scheme of research
3. Experience of producing reports and making presentations.
This course will introduce students to the practical and theoretical issues surrounding ethnographic research in anthropology and the social sciences more generally. These broad methodological concerns will be explored through a series of lectures on epistemology and methodology, followed by a group research project conducted by students themselves on a key anthropological theme; for example, food, space,
|Coursework components. Weighted as shown below.|
|Group Project||Spring Week 10||75.00%|
|Group Presentation||Spring Week 10||25.00%|
Submission deadlines may vary for different types of assignment/groups of students.
Coursework components (if listed) total 100% of the overall coursework weighting value.
|Spring Term||SEMINAR||2 hours||111111111100|
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