LPhD148 Research Methodology Course (generic course)

Ansvarligt institutInstitut for Veterinær Sygdomsbiologi

KursusdatoerThe venue is Dep. of Animal Scence, Sokoine University of Agriculture, Morogoro, Tanzania Participants need to cover their own travel costs.
Kursus resuméThe main objective of this PhD course is to strengthen the capabilities of participants in relation to research planning, management and reporting in order to meet the organizational, logistic and scientific challenges associated with implementation of PhD projects.
KursustilmeldingPlease submit application to the course manager Christopher Saarnak, cls@life.ku.dk
Deadline for tilmeldingPlease submit application to the course manager Christopher Saarnak, cls@life.ku.dk
Pointværdi4 (ECTS)
Begrænset deltagerantalThere is a maximum of 30 students
The following modules will be covered:
* Research ethics
* From research questions to objective development
* Scientific reading and writing
* Literature search
* Qualitative research
* Research theory
* GPS, Georeferencing: mapping your studies
* Questionnaire surveys
* Quantitative research
* Statistics and data handling
* Project management
The course combines lectures, seminars, group work, tutorials, demonstrations, and practical exercises both individually and in groups. The diverse educational and professional backgrounds of participants will allow development of cross-disciplinary group work and exchange of experience, thus facilitating the learning process. Much emphasis will be put on problem-oriented learning and the general well-being of the participants. Course programme and module description will follow.
The course is targeted at graduates of Master level in biological disciplines, veterinary science, medicine and social science, who already or intend to pursue research training at PhD level or the equivalent.
Participation is open to candidates from SUA, Danida financed students, ICONZ PhDs, and other related applicants.
Priority will be given to applicants already enrolled in a PhD programme
Materials and articles to be used during the various modules will be handed out at the beginning of the course. We encourage participants to bring their own laptops.
Christopher Florian Larsen Saarnak, cls@life.ku.dk, Institut for Veterinær Sygdomsbiologi/Parasitologi, Sundhed og Udvikling, Tlf: 353-31417
Maria Vang Johansen, mvj@life.ku.dk, Institut for Veterinær Sygdomsbiologi/Parasitologi, Sundhed og Udvikling, Tlf: 353-31438
Andre forlæsere
Annette Olsen, IVS Birgitte Jyding Vennervald, IVS
There is a course fee of 100 USD to cover costs for materials, food and liquids.
Written exam.
teoretiske øvelser35
praktiske øvelser35