Activities

Core Curriculum

Type Description In charge Time/Interval/CP
Introductory Seminar
Teaching of various disciplinary perspectives as preparation for joint interdisciplinary research
Faculty and invited guests
Blocked, 1 day , 1 semester, 1 CP
Thematic Seminar
Teaching of selected issues in the main disciplines, mainly theory-oriented
Faculty and invited guests
Weekly/bi-weekly or blocked, 3 semester, 3 CP per seminar
Methods Seminar
Teaching of advanced methodological issues, dissertation related supervision
Faculty
Weekly, 4 semester, 3 CP per seminar
Research Colloquium
Presentation and discussion of ongoing dissertation research, discussion of present developments in the main discipline
Faculty, guests and fellows
Regularly and/or blocked as Compact Colloquium, 6 semester, 0.5 CP per colloquium

Taylored / elective courses

Type Description In charge Time/Interval/CP
Workshops on scientific transferable skills 2 basic courses in general scientific transferable skills: scientific working, scientific writing, presentation of scientific results, scientific review Faculty and guests, “Scientist in Residence” at JGA Blocked, one day for one topic per semester, 4 semester, 1 CP per workshop
Workshops Thematic or method oriented, suggested by PhD students Invited guests Blocked, 0.5 CP per one-day-workshop
Cross-subject panels /workshops Discussion of selected issues from different disciplinary perspectives; arousing interest in multi-disciplinary thinking and enhancing skills in collaboration Faculty and guests from different disciplines Blocked once or twice per year, 0.5 CP
Summer Schools Working in small groups with invited experts; broaden scientific horizon Guest teachers and faculty Blocked, one week once per year, 3 CP
Consultation Seminar Presentation and individual discussion of the dissertation projects with invited guestsupervisors and faculty Guest teachers and faculty Blocked, three daysnce per year, 1.5 CP
GSBC Annual Forum Presentation and discussion of GSBC research and study programme; Controlling/evaluation by external experts Presentation and discussion of GSBC research and study programme; Controlling/evaluation by external experts Blocked, three days every (second) year, 2 CP