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    Attention: Secretariat and Library will be closed on Thursday, December 14th, at 12h!


    Opening Hours - Christmas holidays 2017/18

    From the 25.12.2017 till the 02.01.2018 secretariat and library are closed.
    Wednesday, 03.01.2018 opened from 10am-5pm
    Thursday, 04.01.2018 opened from 9am-4pm
    Friday, 05.01.2018 opened from 10am-2pm


    The Reading list for 2nd Master-semester exam regarding additional requirements is online!

    Students who are taking the 2nd semester exam in order to meet their additional admission requirements should prepare sections I and II, and choose one of the specialised sections III to VII of this document.


    Thorsten Gieser will speak in our institute's colloquium on Tuesday 19th of December, 4-6p.m.

    Dr. Thorsten Gieser from the University of Koblenz Landau will give a lecture about "The Beauties of Hunting: a 'tandem film' format for an audiovisual/sensory ethnography". For the abstract and further information please click here. And you can download the complete list of speakers here.

    Everybody is welcome!


    QISPOS-Registration for the Winter Semester 2017/18

    Important for MA-Students of the new master course: The registration period for your examinations is open from 23rd of October 2017 until 19th of December 2017. To get your credit points for this summer term a correct registration at QISPOS is absolutely essential! After the 19th of December 2017 it is not possible to register anymore, and there is nothing you, the lecturers or the institute's staff can do about it! You must register for every seminar and lecture which you are attending and seperately also for the term papers which you will write in the semester break. If you have any questions, feel free to ask your lecturer or your student council at fsethno@uni-muenster.de.

    Informations for every Module you can finde here:

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