Content, Methods, Goals of the IP

The topic of an IP is related to the three pillars of the Creole programme.


*   Teaching Methods:
  • The overall method is a combination of paper presentations and intense discussions.
  • Teachers are presenting papers related to the overall IP topic; each presentation is followed by a discussion.
  • All participating students are presenting aspects of their MA-projects; each presentation is followed by a discussion.
  • Students chair the sessions of teachers.
  • Teachers chair the presentations of students.
  • Before the IP teachers and students submit abstracts of their presentations.


Goals of the IP
  • The IP is the time and space of the programme, where students from all partner institutions meet after their first year.
  • Students are introduced to concepts of a contemporary anthropology.
  • Students get feedback from the teachers present and their student colleagues for their MA-projects.
  • Students exchange information about the particular study programmes at the different partner institutions.

(last updated MTH 10|2017)