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Research Design and Methodology

  • Number of credits 15 credits
  • Level Master’s level
  • Starting Autumn Term 2022

About the course

The course gives deeper knowledge on how research is planned and executed. The course aims to give the students practical understanding of how a scientific study is setup and performed. It includes research logics, starting with the research question and all the way to conclusions, as well as research ethics, objectivity, theory and philosophy of science. Furthermore, the structure of the academic text is in focus as well as how to use academic texts in scientific reasoning.

Application and eligibility

Research Design and Methodology, 15 credits

Visa tillfällen för föregående termin Autumn Term 2022 Det finns inga senare terminer för kursen

Starts

29 August 2022

Ends

15 January 2023

Study location

Umeå

Language

English

Type of studies

Daytime, 50%

Required Knowledge

Univ: 120 ECTS, 60 ECTS of which in human geography or equivalently.

Proficiency in English equivalent to Swedish upper secondary course English B/6 Entry requirements

Selection

Academic credits Applicants in some programs at Umeå University have guaranteed admission to this course. The number of places for a single course may therefore be limited.

Application code

UMU-F2903

Application

Online applications are now open. You will be transferred to Universityadmissions.se. Application deadline is 17 January 2022. How to apply

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 23,250

Total fee

SEK 23,250

Contact us

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Course is given by
Department of Geography
Contactperson for the course is:
Kerstin Westin