BMT-90006 Orientation to Doctoral Studies, 3 cr

Toteutuskerta BMT-90006 2019-01


Students can sign up to this course at any time during the academic year, but should complete the course within the academic year (otherwise sign up to the next academic year's implementation). The course is lectured during the 2. period, but the lectures can be viewed online afterwards. Links to the lectures can be found on POP > Doctoral studies > Studies > Orientation to doctoral studies. The schedule and location of lectures to be implemented in 2018-2019 can be found from

Please note! This course is offered to all of TUT's doctoral students, but please sign up through this course code only if you are a student of the doctoral programme in biomedical sciences and engineering. The codes for other doctoral programmes can be found by searching the study guide by the course name.


Periodi 2 - 5
Vastuuhenkilö Pasi Kallio


Evaluation scale passed/failed will be used on the course


In order to pass the course, the student must carry out three acceptable components within the given deadline (during one academic year, deadline 31.7.2020): 1) lecture diary essays, 2) a literature review and 3) a preliminary research plan. The student can view the lectures online. Detailed instructions about completing each course requirement are given in the course programme linked under the "Materials" section of this page. The course is meant for doctoral students studying in the Doctoral Programme in Biomedical Sciences and Engineering.