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FAF3010 Review of Scientific Articles in Civil and Architectural Engineering 1.5 credits

The course consists of an assingment that is determined by the doctoral student’s supervisor and the course responsible. The assignment consists normally of a review of a real scientific journal article, or equivalent material, with assistance from the supervisor.

 

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Application

For course offering

Spring 2024 Start 18 Mar 2024 programme students

Application code

61022

Headings with content from the Course syllabus FAF3010 (Spring 2022–) are denoted with an asterisk ( )

Content and learning outcomes

Course contents

The course consists of an assingment that is determined by the doctoral student’s supervisor and the course responsible. The assignment consists normally of a review of a real scientific journal article, or equivalent material, with assistance from the supervisor.

Intended learning outcomes

After completed course, the PhD student will:

  • Understand the review process for scientific journal articles.
  • Be able to complete a review assignment of a scientific article in the student’s own field.

Literature and preparations

Specific prerequisites

Equivalent to the prerequisites for admittance to third cycle studies in civil and architectural engineering at KTH.

Recommended prerequisites

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Equipment

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Literature

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Examination and completion

If the course is discontinued, students may request to be examined during the following two academic years.

Grading scale

P, F

Examination

  • INL1 - Hand-in assignment, 1.5 credits, grading scale: P, F

Based on recommendation from KTH’s coordinator for disabilities, the examiner will decide how to adapt an examination for students with documented disability.

The examiner may apply another examination format when re-examining individual students.

Opportunity to complete the requirements via supplementary examination

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Opportunity to raise an approved grade via renewed examination

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Examiner

Ethical approach

  • All members of a group are responsible for the group's work.
  • In any assessment, every student shall honestly disclose any help received and sources used.
  • In an oral assessment, every student shall be able to present and answer questions about the entire assignment and solution.

Further information

Course room in Canvas

Registered students find further information about the implementation of the course in the course room in Canvas. A link to the course room can be found under the tab Studies in the Personal menu at the start of the course.

Offered by

Main field of study

This course does not belong to any Main field of study.

Education cycle

Third cycle

Add-on studies

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Postgraduate course

Postgraduate courses at ABE/Civil and Architectural Engineering