Courses and graduate schools
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Introduction course for PhD students (0.5 credits) - open for registration!
This course is compulsory for all research students at the Faculty of Science and covers information about general terms of employment, insurance and more.
- Course date: 5 November 2020
- Registration deadline: 3 November 2020
- Registration form for the introduction course for PhD students
Scientific Writing - How to structure and publish a scientific paper (1.5 credits)
The 3-day course deals with the structure and language of scientific papers and the format of figures, tables and citations. The course gives insights into the publishing process, the role of reviewers and editors, and how open access works. Ethical issues surrounding publishing are also addressed.
The course was last given in November 2019.
Applied project management (2 credits)
The course, which takes three full days, aims to strengthen the students in their roles as a leaders of, or participants in, projects. The course deals with different project structures, key project methods and their possibilities and limitations in practice. The course is taught by an experienced trainer from Wenell Management AB, a consultancy firm specialising in leadership and project management.
The course was last given in February 2019.
Research Ethics in Natural Science (2 credits)
The course handles key principles and issues of research ethics and science theory with relevance for natural science. The goal is that participants shall be able to analyse their own research, and that of others, from ethical and science theory perspectives. Authorship and academic misconduct are examples of topics that will be covered.
The course was last given in December 2018.
Writing research proposals to research councils (4.5 credits)
The course gives an overview of the structure of research funding in Sweden and Europe, and how the research councils evaluate and rank applications. The students practise formulating research projects, writing pithy applications and giving feedback on each other’s work. The course is taught by professors with long experience of working with research councils.
Course dates: Not defined
Syllabus: Not yet finalised
Courses in life sciences
To write, format and deliver a print ready thesis as a PDF
The course is given by the internal printing office Media-Tryck.
Courses in teaching and learning in higher education
The Faculty of Science offers a number of teacher training courses.
- Courses given by the Department of Astronomy and Theoretical Physics – atp.lu.se
- Courses given by the Department of Biology – biology.lu.se
- Courses given by the Department of Chemistry – kilu.lu.se
- Courses given by the Centre for Environmental and Climate Research – cec.lu.se
- Courses given by the Department of Geology and the Department of Physical Geography and Ecosystem Science – cgb.lu.se
- Courses given by the Centre for Mathematical Sciences – maths.lu.se
- Courses given by the division Medical Radiation Physics (in English at the bottom of the page) – msf.lu.se
- Courses given by the Department of Physics – fysik.lu.se
- Admire (advanced microscopy research environment – admire.lu.se
- Agenda 2030 – sustainability.lu.se
- Bioeconomy – cec.lu.se
- Climbeco (biodiversity and ecosystem services in a changing climate) – cec.lu.se
- Compute (scientific discovery using computers) – thep.lu.se
- Geneco (genomic ecology) – biology.lu.se
- Imaging of 3D structures – imagingresearch.lu.se
- Qdetailss (high quality detection and analysis of liquid and solid samples) – kilu.lu.se
Commercialize your Research (7.5 credits)
The course aims at giving the participants an introduction to entrepreneurship, innovation and commercialization of research. The course is given by the Sten K. Johnson Centre for Entrepreneurship at the Lund University School for Economics and Management.
Corporate Social Responsibility (7.5 credits)
The course aims to give an advanced introduction to the theoretical frameworks, research interests, methodologies and discussions in the research field related to corporate social responsibility.