1N5119 Advanced Course in Research Ethics 4.5 credits

Fortsättningskurs i forskningsetik

Please note

The information on this page is based on a course syllabus that has been replaced by a later edition.

  • Education cycle

    Third cycle
  • Main field of study

  • Grading scale

    P, F

At present this course is not scheduled to be offered.

Intended learning outcomes

After the course the PhD student should be able to

   - independently describe and discuss research ethical problems in her own subject area,

   - provide a nuanced account of different possible approaches to specific research ethical problems,

   - analyze and discuss ethical arguments in relation to different approaches to research ethics.

Course main content

This course develops themes that were introduced in F1N5115 Introduction to Research Ethics. The focus is on problems that the students choose for their individual project tasks.

Eligibility

Entry requirements for PhD studies.

Literature

Course literature will be announced on the course web site no later than four weeks before the course starts.

In previous years, Shamoo, A. E. and D. B. Resnik (2003), Responsible Conduct of Research, Oxford University Press: New York has been used as course literature.

Examination

Requirements for final grade

INL1 - Assignment, 3,0 credits

TEN1 - Examination, 1,5 credits

Offered by

ABE/Philosophy

Contact

Karin Edvardsson Björnberg (karine@kth.se)

Examiner

Karin Edvardsson Björnberg <karin.bjornberg@abe.kth.se>

Supplementary information

Language of instruction: English only

Version

Course syllabus valid from: Autumn 2010.