2. PhD COURSES*
⇒ PhD course requirements for students admitted 2013-2017
PhD courses completed within KI are automatically registered into Ladok by the department responsible for that particular course. Courses completed at other universities - check section 3 - Credit transfer.
The PhD courses should cover all aspects of the research project.
Obligatory basic courses for all students
- Statistics – at least 1.5 credits - complete by halftime
- Research ethics – at least 1.5 credits - complete by halftime
- Science communication - at least 1.5 credits
Obligatory courses for certain students
These can not be counted as project-specific courses.
If you work:
With patients or patient material - 'Good clinical practice (GCP)' - complete by halftime
With animals or animal material - 'Laboratory animal science'
In a lab environment - 'Laboratory safety' or 'Good laboratory practice (GLP)' - complete by halftime
If you don’t have:
An undergraduate degree in medicine, biomedicine or equivalent education with a basic understanding of human biology - 'Human biology or pathology'
Project-specific courses for all students
Courses organized by doctoral programmes
The relevance to the individual study plan of these subject-specific courses is determined by both the student and supervisor. The Director of Doctoral education will determine in each case which and to what degree courses can be accredited.