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GENGS1 Study skills and personal study planning 2 ECTS
Organised by
Master's Degree Programme in Gender Studies
Gender Studies

Learning outcomes

Upon completion of the course, the student will
- understand the significance of study planning
- be familiar with the learning opportunities available to her/him
- recognise her/his strengths and challenges in progressing in her/his studies
- plan and assess her/his studies throughout the completion of the degree
- manage and apply the basics of academic information literacy and the basic skills of information retrieval in her/his field of study
- seek and use various data extensively and critically
- understand the ethical issues related to the use of texts and other data in the academic environment.


The course spans throughout the duration of studies and consist of the following parts:

1. Personal study plan
Each student prepares a personal study plan which is, designed to support the student in the process of planning and completing her/his studies. The student updates her/his personal study plan during the studies with the support provided by the degree programme.

2. Basic of Information Literacy
A course taught by the university library, which will introduce the student to the printed and electronic library materials, and provide the student with a grasp of information retrieval, use and assessment of information, and good ethical practices in the academia.

Teaching language


Modes of study

Option 1
Available for:
  • Degree Programme Students
  • Other Students
  • Open University Students
  • Doctoral Students
  • Exchange Students
Personal study planning  Project / practical work  1 ECTS
In English
Basics of Information Literacy  Participation in course work  1 ECTS
In English

Students must:
- participate the general university orientation + programme orientation
- complete a personal study plan
- participate the Basics of Information Literacy -course



Belongs to following study modules

Faculty of Social Sciences
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Faculty of Social Sciences