Course Syllabus for

Scientific Outlook
Vetenskaplig utblick

KIM040F, 5 credits

Valid from: Spring 2015
Decided by: FN2/Eva Nordberg Karlsson
Date of establishment: 2015-01-19

General Information

Division: Immunotechnology
Course type: Third-cycle course
Teaching languages: English, Swedish


To demonstrate 1. an understanding of and 2. an ability to describe and reflect on research projects relevant to biomedicine and biotechnology, but outside the immediate, private research task


Competences and Skills

For a passing grade the doctoral student must

Judgement and Approach

For a passing grade the doctoral student must demonstrate an understanding of the possibilities and limitations of science

Course Contents

Participation in 12 selected seminars / lectures and writing of a report in which the student describes the lectures' content and reflects on the same

Course Literature

Literature is selected, if necessary by the student based on topics covered in the selected lectures

Instruction Details

Type of instruction: Seminars. 12 personally selected seminars / lectures

Examination Details

Examination format: Written report. A report that refers 12 lectures and which also includes independent reflections on their content based on scientific, ethical, societal, or other positions that are relevant. The texts must show that relational level is achieved, at least in several of the same. Normally, abstracts and reflections of each lecture must each be at least 200 words long. Interim reports are submitted to the examiner after 4 and 8 completed seminar, to allow for assessment submission of feedback. If necessary, the texts are edited. After 12 completed seminars, all texts are handed in for final assessment, feedback, and final editing, if necessary.
Grading scale: Failed, pass

Admission Details

Admission requirements: Qualified to be admitted to postgraduate studies in immunotechnology

Course Occasion Information

Contact and Other Information

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