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FAG3172 Communicating Planning Research to Academic Audiences 7.5 credits

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Headings with content from the Course syllabus FAG3172 (Spring 2018–) are denoted with an asterisk ( )

Content and learning outcomes

Course contents

Interactive workshops

- Individual assignments

- Personal tutoring

Intended learning outcomes

This course will help the student develop written and presentation communication skills for academic audiences. The aims of the course are for the student to develop the skills to:

•  grasp the field of scientific publication in the broader disciplinary context

•  analyse the publication options in the discipline to develop a strategy for a publication,

•  prepare and submit a paper for consideration in a relevant academic journal

•  prepare and give a conference presentation based upon the submitted paper

Course disposition

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Literature and preparations

Specific prerequisites

Participants must be accepted into a PhD programme in planning studies, urban and regional studies, or a related field.

Recommended prerequisites

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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


  • HEM1 - Home Assignment, 7.5 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.

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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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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 web

Further information about the course can be found on the Course web at the link below. Information on the Course web will later be moved to this site.

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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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Jonathan Metzger

Postgraduate course

Postgraduate courses at ABE/Urban and Regional Studies