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From a thesis to a paper

  • Number of credits 5 credits
  • Level Master’s level
  • Starting Summer Term 2022

About the course

This aim of this course is to teach students how to write scientific papers suitable for publication in peer reviewed journals. Students will be encouraged to use material drawn from their Master of Public Health/Global Health or equivalent thesis. There will be a strong emphasis on clear and concise scientific writing. The course will cover topics such as authorship, choice of journals, title, abstract, layout and order of content, data presentation, additional files, referencing, plagiarism, acknowledgements, and response to reviewers.

Application and eligibility

From a thesis to a paper, 5 credits

Det finns inga tidigare terminer för kursen Summer Term 2022 Det finns inga senare terminer för kursen


27 June 2022


28 August 2022

Study location




Type of studies

Daytime, 59%

Required Knowledge

One-year Master's degree in public health, health care, or health education. English proficiency equivalent to English B/6 from Swedish Upper secondary education. Entry requirements


Academic credits

Application code



Application deadline was 15 March 2022. Please note: This second application round is intended only for EU/EEA/Swiss citizens. Submit a late application at

Application and tuition fees

As a citizen of a country outside the European Union (EU), the European Economic Area (EEA) or Switzerland, you are required to pay application and tuition fees for studies at Umeå University.

Application fee

SEK 900

Tuition fee, first instalment

SEK 12,367

Total fee

SEK 12,367

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Course is given by
Epidemiology and Global Health
Contactperson for the course is:
Angelica Johansson