Skip to main content
Unit of study_

Ethnographic Research Methods - OLET1141

Year - 2019

Ethnographic methods generate knowledge through immersion in the everyday lives of the people the investigator seeks to understand. This unit of study will introduce students to key concepts, provide some practical tips and guide students through a mini-fieldwork project. Students will conduct fieldwork, create fieldnotes, contextualise their findings and write up.

Classes
3 x 2 hr seminars, 1 hr/week online module

Assessment
3x 5 questions Mini-quiz (15%) 1x 20 questions Major Quiz (10%) 1x Fieldwork log (5%) 1x Field report (70%)

Details

Faculty: Arts and Social Sciences

Semester 1

25 Feb 2019

Department/School: Anthropology
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 31 Mar 2019
Unit of study level: Junior
Credit points: 2.0
EFTSL: 0.042
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Camperdown
Faculty: Arts and Social Sciences

Intensive August

22 Jul 2019

Department/School: Anthropology
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 23 Aug 2019
Unit of study level: Junior
Credit points: 2.0
EFTSL: 0.042
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Camperdown
Courses that offer this unit

Non-award/non-degree study If you wish to undertake one or more units of study (subjects) for your own interest but not towards a degree, you may enrol in single units as a non-award student. Cross-institutional study If you are from another Australian tertiary institution you may be permitted to undertake cross-institutional study in one or more units of study at the University of Sydney.

To help you understand common terms that we use at the University, we offer an online glossary.