Course C236/18 Introduction to Research Training in Health Sciences

ECTS: 1.4

Course leader: Kresten Krarup Keller

Language: English

Graduate school: Faculty of Health

Max seats: 30

Applicants: 16

Status: Course is finished

Application deadline: 06/10/2020

Start date: 29/10/2020

Administrator: Johanne Gregor Nielsen

Title: Introduction to Research Training in Health Sciences C236/18

is being offered being offered by the Graduate School of Health, Aarhus University, fall 2020.

Criteria for participation: Students or candidates in medicine, dentistry, nursing or Master’s degree in other fields planning to start research as a PhD student, research year fellow or similar at the Faculty of Health, Aarhus University.

The course is being offered two times a year (fall/spring). If you plan to apply for enrolment in spring, we recommend to sign-up for the course in fall, and the other way around

Aim: The aim of the course is to give an introduction to the main research fields in health sciences and to give an introduction to the requirements for conducting a research year or a PhD.

Learning outcomes:

  • Introduction to basic, clinical, qualitative and epidemiological research
  • Gain knowledge on writing research protocols
  • Gain knowledge on writing successful applications
  • Introduction to structured literature search
  • Reflections on student-supervisor relationships
  • Introduction to ethics and regulations in animal and clinical research

Contents: Introduction to basic, clinical, and qualitative research as well as epidemiology; Introduction to writing protocols and grant application; Short introduction to literature research; Requirements according to ethics in science; Discussion of the planned research projects by the participants.

Language: English

ECTS: 1,4

Head of course: Kresten Krarup Keller

Instructors: Various.

Number of participants: 30

Time and date: 29 - 30 October 2020 from approx. 8:00 – 15:30.

Venue: Meeting room 1, The Conference Centre, Frederik Nielsens Vej 2-4, 8000 Aarhus C

Course fee: Participation in the course is free of charge.

Application deadline: 1 October 2020