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PhD course

Research Ethics - Paper

  • ECTS credits1
  • Teaching semesterSpring, Autumn
  • Course codeCDP913-B
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Course description

Course content

The course focuses on the laws, regulations and ethics related to research involving people and/or animals, and research data that is registered, processed, stored and published. The course is mainly offered to PhD candidates at the Faculty of Psychology, and consists of 2 days of lectures/seminars (17 hours) and the submission of a paper. A list of course literature and handouts will be provided.

Credits (ECTS)

The course credit is 1 ects. Please note that only PhD-candidates at the Faculty of Psychology are allowed to take this course.

Specific terms

Form of assessment

Pass or fail. Pass with an attendance of the course and the approval of a paper. The deadline for submitting the paper is 3 weeks after the course. The paper should be no more than 5 pages (line space 1.5, font size 12). The paper should address issues related to research ethics in your own project.