SOCd0106 Creative Writing in Sociology

Faculty of Social Studies
Spring 2020
Extent and Intensity
0/0/0. 20 credit(s). Type of Completion: z (credit).
doc. Bernadette Nadya Jaworsky, Ph.D. (lecturer)
doc. Kateřina Lišková, Ph.D. (lecturer)
Guaranteed by
doc. Bernadette Nadya Jaworsky, Ph.D.
Department of Sociology - Faculty of Social Studies
Contact Person: Ing. Soňa Enenkelová
Supplier department: Department of Sociology - Faculty of Social Studies
Prerequisites (in Czech)
! SOC922 Creative writing in sociology && ! NOW ( SOC922 Creative writing in sociology ) && ( SOUHLAS )
Předmět je určen pro studentky a studenty doktorského studia sociologie na FSS. Jeho cílem je studentům a studentkám pomoci při práci na vlastních publikačních výstupech a jejich uplatnění.
Course Enrolment Limitations
The course is only offered to the students of the study fields the course is directly associated with.

The capacity limit for the course is 5 student(s).
Current registration and enrolment status: enrolled: 2/5, only registered: 0/5
fields of study / plans the course is directly associated with
Course objectives (in Czech)
Sociology is a rhetorical exercise (Paul Atkinson). This course is not aimed at theoretical elaboration of this observation, but will take the form of a writing workshop and practically oriented collective debates on the topic. The work on site will be copmplemented by several home assignements. The main goals of the course are: 1) to cultivate practical skills of sociological reporting and writing; 2) to discuss and master formatting and finalizing of scholarly paper before submitting it to publication; 3) to mediate a mutual critical feedback on actual finished or almost-finished scholarly texts authored by the participants.
Learning outcomes (in Czech)
After successfully passing the course, student will be able to underline, describe, interpret, formulate, compose, appraise.
Syllabus (in Czech)
  • Four sessions during semester. For more details see the syllabus.
  • Nejde o teoretický předmět, a není tedy ani vypsána povinná studijní literatura. Jako pomůcka se nicméně může hodit uvedená publikace.
  • ŠANDEROVÁ, Jadwiga and Alena MILTOVÁ. Jak číst a psát odborný text ve společenských vědách :několik zásad pro začátečníky. Vyd. 1. Praha: Sociologické nakladatelství, 2005. 209 s. ISBN 8086429407. info
Teaching methods (in Czech)
Seminars, reading and writing texts, discussions, feedback.
Assessment methods (in Czech)
Credit given on the basis of: 1) active participation in the sessions and required home assignements; 2) written feedback (revisions) of a colleague's paper; 3) reworked version of own paper.
Language of instruction
Further comments (probably available only in Czech)
The course is taught annually.
The course is taught: in blocks.
Note related to how often the course is taught: Termíny budou/jsou určeny v sylabu ( Manipulace se studijními materiály).
The course is also listed under the following terms Autumn 2019, Autumn 2020, Spring 2021, Spring 2022, Spring 2023.
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