MEi:CogSci Cognitive Science Lecture Series
180150 VO 2022W
Vortragende der Germanistik:
Tuesday, 13.12.2022 18:30-20:30 Hörsaal 3D, NIG Universitätsstraße 7/Stg. III/3. Stock, 1010 Wien
Programme of the MEi:CogSci Lecture Series 2022:
Ziele, Inhalte und Methode der Lehrveranstaltung
In the MEi:CogSci lecture series researchers from the core disciplines of cognitive science at the University of Vienna, Medical University of Vienna and other institutions introduce their research questions, topics, approaches and methods in short evening talks. Students should focus on interdisciplinarity and cognitive science aspects of their respective research.
- Familiarity with individual researchers' questions and approaches
- Insight into the field and scientific culture of the core disciplines of cognitive science
- Insight how a particular way to pose a scientific question is related to the methodology chosen
If you are interested in being informed about cognitive science activities at the University of Vienna and in Vienna, have a look at the Vienna Cognitive Science Hub -> https://cogsci.univie.ac.at/and subscribe to one of the mailing lists: https://cogsci.univie.ac.at/news-media/mailing-lists/If you have any questions related to the Lecture Series, please write to Elisabeth Zimmermann (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Art der Leistungskontrolle und erlaubte Hilfsmittel
Assessment: Written exam. Time: 120 minutes.
You will have to answer four questions focusing on the topic of interdisciplinarity. It is a requirement that you refer to at least three different talks out of all the talks from the lecture series. Answer each question by making a concise argument and use interdisciplinarity terminology precisely. (Max. 500 words per question.)Provided literature and personal notes can be used. The automated plagiarism check software Turnitin will be used in this course.
* You have to register for the chosen exam date via U:SPACE https://uspace.univie.ac.at/ before the registration deadline of the respective exam date!
* By registering for this course, you agree that the automated plagiarism check software Turnitin will check all written performances and/or exams submitted by you (in Moodle).
Klein, Julie Thompson. “Typologies of Interdisciplinarity: The Boundary Work of Definition.” In The Oxford Handbook of Interdisciplinarity, edited by Robert Frodeman, Julie Thompson Klein, and Roberto Carlos Dos Santos Pacheco, 2nd edition., 21–34. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2017.Thagard, Paul. “Cognitive Science.” In The Oxford Handbook of Interdisciplinarity, edited by Robert Frodeman, Julie Thompson Klein, and Roberto Carlos Dos Santos Pacheco, 2nd edition., 188–200. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2017.
During the lecture series students get to know different research questions, topics, approaches and methods of the core disciplines of cognitive science.
Mindestanforderungen und Beurteilungsmaßstab
Being able to use key terminology in discourses about interdisciplinarity and critically reflect on the lectures in the form of a written exam.%/points | grade
93-100 | sehr gut (1)
81-92 | gut (2)
71-80 | befriedigend (3)
61-70 | genügend (4)
0-60 | nicht genügend (5)