The course has the following focus areas:
- Introduction to the PhD thesis genres, to the structure, aims and requirements of this PhD programme, and to the art of writing and publishing academic texts.
- Research ethics, with attention both to the individual PhD projects and to key documents in the national and international research ethical discourses.
- Information literacy, including training in the use of library resources and bibliographical management tools.
- Introduction to the PhD programme’s profile.
Time and place
Autumn semester 2023: 25-27 September
Teaching and compulsory activities
The course is offered as an intensive course week with with 3 days of lectures and seminars. Students are required to submit both pre-coursework and post-coursework.
Post-course work: essay, 3000 words (+/- 10%) or a 15 minutes video presentation