Schedule

This schedule is subject to change and updated frequently as more information becomes available. Visit the IPSA-NUS Methods School Facebook page or follow us on Twitter for up-to-the-minute information about individual events.

Unless otherwise noted, most classes, talks, info sessions, and social meetings are held in National University of Singapore's brand new UTown.

Please note that participation in any social activities organized by the Methods School is optional, and those participating are responsible to pay for any costs associated with their participation in these activities.

Date/Time

Activity

Location

Saturday, June 23  
  Arrival  
3:00 pm Earliest check-in (for participants staying in on-campus accommodation) Residential College 4
Sunday, June 24  
4:00-5:30 pm Course pack collection

Book fair - Exhibitor:
Education Resource Center (ERC), NAK Auditorium (NAK-AUD)
5:30-7:00 pm Introductory meeting ERC, NAK-AUD
7:00-9:00 pm Social event: Opening reception ERC, Level 1
Monday, June 25    
Book fair - Exhibitors:
Town Plaza (TP), Level 2
8:00-9:00 am Course pack collection TP, Level 2
9:00 am-12:30 pm Lectures  
1:00-4:30 pm Lectures  
9:00 am-5:00 pm Study groups TP, Semniar Rooms (SR) 7 & 8
5:00 pm Social event: Singapore Flyer & Marina Bay TP, Level 1
Tuesday, June 26    
9:00 am-12:30 pm Lectures  
1:00-4:30 pm Lectures  
9:00 am-5:00 pm Study groups TP, SR 7 & 8
5:00-6:30 pm Talk:
The Politics of Singapore: A Story of Continuity and Transition

Gillian Koh, Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy

Elvin Ong, Emory University
TP-Global Learning Room (GLR)
Wednesday, June 27    
9:00 am-12:30 pm Lectures  
1:00-4:30 pm Lectures  
9:00 am-5:00 pm Study groups TP, SR 7 & 8
5:00-6:30 pm IPSA-NUS International Speakers Series talk TP-GLR
Thursday, June 28    
9:00 am-12:30 pm Lectures  
1:00-4:30 pm Lectures  
9:00 am-5:00 pm Study groups TP, SR 7 & 8
2:00-6:30 pm Info session:
Qualitative Data Analysis with ATLAS.ti

Ani Munirah Mohamad, ATLAS.ti Scientific Software
TP-GLR
Friday, June 29    
9:00 am-12:30 pm Lectures  
1:00-4:30 pm Lectures  
9:00 am-5:00 pm Study groups TP, SR 7 & 8
5:00-6:30 pm IPSA-NUS International Speakers Series talk TP-GLR
7:00 pm Social event: Hawker food and pub crawl TP, Level 1
Saturday, June 30    
11:00 am Social event: Culture & heritage walking tour TP, Level 1
Sunday, July 1    
11:00 am Social event: Sentosa Island adventure TP, Level 1
Monday, July 2    
8:00-9:00 am Course pack collection (for participants attending only the second week) TP, Level 2
9:00 am-12:30 pm Lectures  
1:00-4:30 pm Lectures  
9:00 am-5:00 pm Study groups TP, SR 7 & 8
5:00-6:30 pm Info session:
Writing and Publishing Academic Books and Journal Articles

Cameron G. Thies, Arizona State University
TP-GLR
Tuesday, July 3    
9:00 am-12:30 pm Lectures  
1:00-4:30 pm Lectures  
9:00 am-5:00 pm Study groups TP, SR 7 & 8
5:00-6:30 pm Info session:
Graduate School, PostDocs, and Research Grants in Germany, the U.S., and Beyond

Kerstin Schulze, German Academic Exchange Service

Adam Henry, University of Arizona

Tobias Hofmann, University of Utah
TP-GLR
7:00 pm Social event: Night Safari at the Singapore Zoo TP, Level 1
Wednesday, July 4    
9:00 am-12:30 pm Lectures  
1:00-4:30 pm Lectures  
9:00 am-5:00 pm Study groups TP, SR 7 & 8
5:00-6:30 pm IPSA-NUS International Speakers Series talk TP-GLR
Thursday, July 5    
9:00 am-12:30 pm Lectures  
1:00-4:30 pm Lectures  
9:00 am-5:00 pm Study groups TP, SR 7 & 8
5:00-6:30 pm IPSA-NUS International Speakers Series talk TP-GLR
7:00 pm Sage Publications Instructors' dinner (for Methods School instructors)  
Friday, July 6  
9:00 am-12:30 pm Lectures  
1:00-4:30 pm Lectures  
9:00 am-5:00 pm Study groups TP, SR 7 & 8
5:00-6:30 pm Social event: Farewell party Town Green
Saturday, July 7  
10:00 am-12:00 noon Exam (morning courses) (optional) TP
1:00-3:00 pm Exam (afternoon courses) (optional) TP
Sunday, July 8  
11:00 am Latest check-out (for participants staying in on-campus accommodation) Residential College 4
  Departure  

 

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