Please note! Course description is confirmed for two academic years, which means that in general, e.g. Learning outcomes, assessment methods and key content stays unchanged. However, via course syllabus, it is possible to specify or change the course execution in each realization of the course, such as how the contact sessions are organized, assessment methods weighted or materials used.
After the course the doctoral candidates will identify some issues that are important to research work and being a doctoral candidate at Aalto University.
Schedule: 03.09.2020 - 07.03.2021
Teacher in charge (valid 01.08.2020-31.07.2022): Ari Sihvola, Vesa Välimäki
Teacher in charge (applies in this implementation): Ari Sihvola, Vesa Välimäki
Contact information for the course (applies in this implementation):
CEFR level (applies in this implementation):
Language of instruction and studies (valid 01.08.2020-31.07.2022):
Teaching language: English
Languages of study attainment: English
CONTENT, ASSESSMENT AND WORKLOAD
The course introduces some basic knowledge and skills that are valuable in doctoral studies and research work.
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Assignments and active participation in the seminars
2 cr = 54 h:
Seminars 21 h
Assignments, group and independent work 33 h
3 cr = 81 h:
Seminars 21 h
Assignments, group and independent work 60 h
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Substitutes for Courses
Replaces courses ELEC-L0901 Introduction to Doctoral Studies 3 cr and ELEC-0.9902 Introduction to doctoral studies 2 cr