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Content and learning outcomes

Course contents

Presentations of the student's own resarch int he form of seminar papers and short oral presentations

- Active participation in seminar discussions

Intended learning outcomes

After completing the course, the student will:

- Be able to present and discuss their own research work based on a written material

- Be able to discuss and formulate constructive criticism of colleagues' research work

- Be able to actively participate in a scientific discussion

Course Disposition

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Literature and preparations

Specific prerequisites

Participants need to 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 assignments, 4,5 hp, betygsskala: 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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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

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Offered by

ABE/Urban and Regional Studies

Main field of study

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Education cycle

Third cycle

Add-on studies

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Postgraduate courses at ABE/Urban and Regional Studies