From 2 November 2020, the autumn semester 2020 will take place online. Exceptions: Courses that can only be carried out with on-site presence. Please note the information provided by the lecturers via e-mail.

851-0624-00L  ETH4D PhD Seminar: Research for Development

SemesterSpring Semester 2020
LecturersI. Günther
Periodicityyearly recurring course
CourseDoes not take place this semester.
Language of instructionEnglish
CommentNumber of participants limited to 15.

Catalogue data

AbstractDoctoral candidates from all ETH departments, whose research is related to development issues, are invited to give a presentation about their on-going work and discuss their doctoral project with a diverse group of Researchers.
ObjectiveDoctoral students are able to present their doctoral project to an interdisciplinary audience and to respond to questions within a wider development context.
Prerequisites / NoticeBlock seminar on two days in the spring semester: 30th April and 7th May 2020.

Performance assessment

Performance assessment information (valid until the course unit is held again)
Performance assessment as a semester course
ECTS credits1 credit
ExaminersI. Günther, A. Rom, J. D. Wegner
Typeungraded semester performance
Language of examinationEnglish
RepetitionRepetition only possible after re-enrolling for the course unit.
Additional information on mode of examinationAnwesenheit und aktive Teilnahme an beiden Tagen.

Learning materials

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851-0624-00 KETH4D PhD Seminar: Research for Development Special students and auditors need a special permission from the lecturers.
Does not take place this semester.
2-day block course.

On the 30th of April and 7th of May 2020.
16s hrsI. Günther


No information on groups available.


General : Special students and auditors need a special permission from the lecturers
Places15 at the most
Waiting listuntil 09.02.2020

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Doctoral Department of Humanities, Social and Political SciencesDoctoral and Post-Doctoral CoursesWInformation