Social and Cultural Anthropology

Research training


The Department of Social and Cultural Anthropology regularly offers courses on methodology as part of the B.A. and M.A. degree. These courses are each part of an thematic field that comprises of:

Students carry out short research projects in small groups (3-5 people) with an assigned topic on location in Tübingen and the surrounding area. The results are then presented during Plenum.These seminars serve as preparation for the “mobility semester” during the 5th semester of the B.A. degree and 3rd semester of the M.A. degree, enabling students to perform their own field research.