Ethics in Research, Writing and Communication, 7.5 credits

Academic year 2023/2024

  • Autumn 2023, 25%, Distance learning

    Start date: 28 August 2023

    End date: 14 January 2024

    Application deadline: 17 April 2023

    Application code: UU-40034 Application

    Language of instruction: Swedish

    Location: Flexible

    Selection: Higher education credits (maximum 285 credits)

    Number of mandatory meetings on campus: 0

    Number of voluntary meetings on campus: 0

    Registration: 28 July 2023 – 20 August 2023

  • Spring 2024, 25%, Distance learning

    Start date: 15 January 2024

    End date: 2 June 2024

    Application deadline: 16 October 2023

    Application code: UU-90034 Application

    Language of instruction: English

    Location: Flexible

    Selection: Higher education credits (maximum 285 credits)

    Number of mandatory meetings on campus: 0

    Number of voluntary meetings on campus: 0

    Registration: Please contact the department.

Entry requirements: 180 credits

Fees:

If you are not a citizen of a European Union (EU) or European Economic Area (EEA) country, or Switzerland, you are required to pay application or tuition fees. Formal exchange students will be exempted from tuition fees, as well as the application fee. Read more about fees.

Application fee: SEK 900

Tuition fee, first semester: SEK 18,125

Tuition fee, total: SEK 18,125

About the course

The course discusses ethical theories, guidelines and laws governing research, good research practice, scientific misconduct, and ethics in academic writing as well as the ethics of science communication.

Outline for distance course: The course contains eleven compulsory seminars via Zoom (daytime). The course is web-based and consists of modules that students go through independently, as well as web-based seminars. Active participation in all seminars is mandatory. Absence from any of these will need to be compensated. To be able to participate in web-based modules and teaching via Zoom, a computer/tablet/smartphone with internet connection as well as a headset and webcam are required.

More information

Contact

Centre for Research Ethics and Bioethics

BMC, Husargatan 3, Uppsala

Box 564, 751 22 Uppsala

Calle Martinsson (Course Administrator)

Email: calle.martinsson@pubcare.uu.se