PhD basic courses in transferable skills

 

Information retrieval and methods for scientific communication

The course has a broad approach to information searching and scientific communication. It aims to: - develop participants knowledge of factors affecting search process, scientific communication, source criticism and critical evaluation of publications - develop the skills needed for effective and methodical work with information retrieval and handling of references and scientific material - illustrate and problematise research information management, as well as the conditions and practices of scientific communication and publication.

Extent:
The course is part-time, spanning eight weeks, and completely web based, without any physical meetings. All learning activities, submission of tasks and communication are done via SLU's learning platform.

Prerequisites
Prerequisites: Admitted to PhD studies at SLU.

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Course

Occasion
Information retrieval and methods for scientific communication, spring 2021
Location
Online
Course date
8 March - 7 May
Note
Prerequisites: Admitted to PhD studies at SLU
Last application day
2021-03-09
Application