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Archived Curricula Guide 2017–2019
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DPHSS205 SOTEPO Doctoral Seminar (Social and Health Policy, Health Services Res., Health Care Man.) 3 ECTS
Organised by
Doctoral Programme in Health Sciences
Person in charge
Juho Saari

General description

Every doctoral student has to participate in a doctoral seminar group relevant to his/her doctoral dissertation topic during a minimum of one academic year.

Learning outcomes

The aim of the seminars is to develop the student?s ability in scientific writing, in preparing and giving scientific presentations, to participate in scientific discussions and in how to give and receive critical comments and use it one?s own work.


In the doctoral seminars the following matters are discussed: the PhD research plans of each student, articles and other texts relevant to the topics of the PhD dissertations. Even other literature in the field may be discussed.

Modes of study

Option 1
Available for:
  • Degree Programme Students
  • Other Students
  • Open University Students
  • Doctoral Students
  • Exchange Students
Participation in course work 
In Finnish



Further information

A doctoral student can participate in more than one doctoral seminar if the topic of the dissertation requires this kind of collaboration. This has to be agreed upon with the PhD supervisor.

Belongs to following study modules

Faculty of Social Sciences
Faculty of Social Sciences
Archived Teaching Schedule. Please refer to current Teaching Shedule.
Faculty of Social Sciences