[ 405SUDILI2U19 ] UE Literature Clubs, Project Presentations and Guest Lectures II

Workload Education level Study areas Responsible person Hours per week Coordinating university
1 ECTS R - Doctoral programme Human Medicine 1 hpw Johannes Kepler University Linz
Detailed information
Pre-requisites Zulassung zum Doktoratsstudium der medizinischen Wissenschaften
Original study plan Doctoral programme Doctoral Program in Medical Sciences 2020W
Objectives To provide the students with background knowledge relevant to their thesis project.

Subject To exercise how to critically evaluate recent articles in scientific literature and scientific lectures. This series consists of 3 parts: journal clubs, project presentations, and guest lectures. In the journal clubs students will discuss current articles in small groups. Several literature club groups can offered in each semester which cover different topics from the research areas of the program. The project presentations give the students the opportunity to present their current results and discuss their results with fellow students and the faculty of supervisors. Guest Lectures with national and international speakers may be offered throughout the semester.

The active role of doctoral candidates should be strengthened by this course.

Criteria for evaluation Attendance of 80% is mandatory. It is not possible to achieve a positive grade if requirements concerning attendance cannot be fulfilled. Assessment is continuous. The positive result shall be described as "successful participation", the negative result shall be described as "unsuccessful participation".
Language English
Changing subject? No
On-site course
Maximum number of participants 20
Assignment procedure Assignment according to priority