Courses Summer term 2015

MA: Seminar: Mechanisms of educational inequality

Dozent: Prof. Dr. Steffen Schindler
Angaben: Seminar
Termine: Dienstags, 14.00 - 16.00 Uhr, FMA/00/07

The seminar deals with the varios factors which account for the emergence of educational inequality. We are going review the most important theoretical concepts and explanatory models and link them to empirical findings. to this end, we will read and discuss selected empirical studies on specific mechanisms of social inequality in educational atteinment. Furthermore, the seminar will provide the opportunity to conduct own empirical analyses through complementary exercises.

Course syllabus SS 2015(536.2 KB)

Studiengang/Verwendbarkeit:
Open for students of the following programmes/modules:

MA Soziologie: Modul Fortgeschrittene Themen der Sozialstrukturanalyse (A6)
MA Soziologie: Modul Theorien und Befunde zu Bildungsungleichheiten im Lebenslauf (C1.1)
MA Empirische Bildungsforschung: Bildungssoziologie Basismodul
BAGSS: Issue-based core course
Erasmus/exchange students

The Seminar will be held in English language.

ECTS-Information:

MA Soziologie: 6 ECTS, requirements: small assignments, presentation, term paper
MA Empirische Bildungsforschung: part of "Bildungssoziologie Basismodul" 15 ECTS, requirements: small assignments, presentation, term paper (elective)

Anmeldeschluss zur Teilnahme: 13.04.2015 (über FlexNow)
Registration deadline: 13/04/2015 (via FlexNow)