Compulsory Course in Research Ethics

For postgraduate students within the Faculty for Science and Technology a course on Research Ethics (of at least 2 credits) is mandatory for both Licentiate and Doctor degree. Either of the two courses, Ethics of technology and science (part I) or Research Ethics for Science and Technology, is recommended.

Course opportunities in research ethics during 2021

Ethics of Technology and Science (part I)

  • Preliminary schedule for the first course opportunity during 2021: 28 Jan and 4 Feb 10:15-12:00, 11 Feb and 18 Feb 9:15-12:00. Last day to apply is on 14 December 2020. Application
  • Date and application for the second and the third course instance (autumn 2021) will be announced later.

Research Ethics for Science and Technology

  • Preliminary schedule for the first course opportunity during 2021: 22-24 Feb, 1-3 March and 8-10 March. Last day to apply is on 11 November 2020. Application
  • Preliminary schedule for the second course opportunity during 2021: 12-14 Apr, 19-21 Apr and 26-28 Apr. Last day to apply is on 11 January 2021. Application
  • Preliminary schedule for the third course opportunity during 2021: 1-3 Nov, 8-10 Nov and 15-17 Nov. Last day to apply is on 3 August 2021. Application

Transfer of credits for alternative ethics courses 

Transfer of credits for alternative ethics courses is possible. Any credit transfer is handled by the director of studies for postgraduate studies for decision by the Graduation Educational Board.

Course opportunities in research ethics during 2020

Ethics of Technology and Science (part I)

  • Preliminary schedule for the first course opportunity during 2020: 30 Jan, 6 Feb, 12 Feb och 20 Feb, at 9-12. The application is closed.
  • Preliminary schedule for the second course opportunity during 2020: 7 May, 12 May, 19 May and 26 May at 9-12. The application is closed.
  • Preliminary schedule for the third course opportunity during 2020: 1 oct, 8 Oct at 10-12, 15 Oct and 22 Oct at 9-12. This course opportunitiy will be offered online. The application is closed.

Research Ethics for Science and Technology

  • Preliminary schedule for the first course opportunity during 2020: 21-23 Jan, 28-30 Jan and 4-6 Feb. The application is closed.
  • Preliminary schedule for the second course opportunity during 2020: 8-10 Sept, 15-17 Sept and 22-24 Sept. The application is closed.
  • Preliminary schedule for the third course opportunity during 2020: 10-12 Nov, 17-19 Nov and 24-26 Nov. This course opportunitiy will be offered online. The application is closed.


Transfer of credits for alternative ethics courses 

Transfer of credits for alternative ethics courses is possible. Any credit transfer is handled by the director of studies for postgraduate studies for decision by the Graduation Educational Board.