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This part of the site is intended to help you with your studies. Please make use of the relevant documents and kindly be sure to have read through Advice on Writing Academic Essays in English and the Style Sheet before turning in your paper. Thank you.
Do you need help writing your thesis?
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Alternatives to Writing a Term Paper
Reading journals can be written in different ways. Please see excellent examples by:
- Ina Alexandra Machura for the Seminar “Law and Literature” (SS 2012)
Louis Bördner for the seminar “Lusting After Submission? The Cultural Politics of Fifty Shades of Grey” (WS 2015/16)
- Yvonne Zeiss for the Seminar “Migraton/Law/Gender” (WS 2016/17)
- Lea Kassandra Karachaliou for the Seminar “Trump and the Alternative for Germany – The Politics of Gender” (SS 2019)
- Melina Koch for the Seminar „Controversial Advertising: Nike, Gillette & Co.“ (WS 2019/20)
- Giulia Lotz for the Seminar „Controversial Advertising: Nike, Gillette & Co.“ (WS 2019/20)
Demonstration of the importance of types of music in TV interpretation by Stephanie Lotzow: Music and Manipulation: A Sound Experiment (SS 2015).
Example of a portfolio by Dorothea Seibert for the Lecture “From Proto-Feminism to Queer Studies and Beyond” (WS 2015/16), and one by Daniela Marina Schulz „You Might as Well Call Ma A ‚Hypoclit'“ (SS 2018).
Example of a screenplay considering diversity in trans* context written by Berina Alomerovic for the Seminar “Trans*Television” (WS 2017/18).
Please see the Student Work page for examples of other types of projects students have done for credit.