BMT-90006 Orientation to Doctoral Studies, 3 cr
Suitable for postgraduate studies.
|BMT-90006 2019-01||2 - 5||
||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.|
This course is an introduction to conducting dissertation research and pursuing doctoral studies. After completing the course, doctoral students will know how to prepare research plans and literature reviews. They will be familiar with the steps towards a research career, the process of critical appraisal and the basic concepts of scientific philosophy and ethics. They will possess the competence to evaluate the validity and reliability of research findings. In addition, the course will provide doctoral students with the opportunity to develop their scientific communication skills and improve their spoken and written English. The course is a general prerequisite to all postgraduate students of the Doctoral Programme in Biomedical Sciences and Engineering.
|1.||Steps of the research career|
|2.||Research plan and literature review of the research topic|
|3.||Basics of scientific philosophy and ethics|
Ohjeita opiskelijalle osaamisen tasojen saavuttamiseksi
In order to pass the course, the student must carry out three acceptable components within the given deadline: 1) lecture diary essays, 2) a literature review and 3) a preliminary research plan.
Evaluation scale passed/failed will be used on the course
|BMT-90006 Orientation to Doctoral Studies, 3 cr||TUT-9006 Orientation to Doctoral Studies, 5 cr|