[ 405FUSCFUS1S21 ] SE Fundamentals of scientific research and general skills I

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Workload Education level Study areas Responsible person Hours per week Coordinating university
2 ECTS R - Doctoral programme Human Medicine 2 hpw Johannes Kepler University Linz
Detailed information
Pre-requisites (*)Zulassung zum Doktoratsstudium Medical Sciences
Original study plan Doctoral programme Doctoral Program in Medical Sciences 2021W
  • Participants have a clear concept of normative ethics (utilitarianism & duty ethics) and can comprehend and distinguish between legal norms based on these.
  • Participants recognize the ethical dimensions of foreign and own medical research and can evaluate them in a well-founded way.
  • Participants understand the basics of animal ethics in the European legal area, know the concepts behind animal experimentation applications and can apply the guiding principles of 3Rs.
  • Participants understand what planning and documentation steps are necessary to ensure a productive research process, meaningful and reproducible data, and professional interpretation of results.
  • Discussion and Introduction to Ethical Practice
  • Basics: Utilitarism and Categorical Imperative
  • Medical- and Bioethics
  • Animal Wellfare
  • GSP: Good Scientific Practice
Criteria for evaluation Attendance of 80% is mandatory. It is not possible to achieve a positive grade, if requirements concerning attendance cannot be fulfilled. The final grade is based on a seminar paper and presentation of this seminar paper. The seminar paper covers a study plan and study report of a simulated clinical trial (trial data provided by the course instructor). The seminar paper can be written in groups.
Language English
Changing subject? No
Corresponding lecture (*)405FUSCFUS3S19: SE Fundamentals of scientific research and general skills I (2 ECTS)
On-site course
Maximum number of participants 20
Assignment procedure Assignment according to priority