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Courses and planned course periods available at the university of Borås are shown on this page. Information on syllabus, course responsibility and contact person (at the bottom of this page) is shown. Registration period and start-up date are usually announced a few weeks before course start.


Courses Autumn 2018

University joint courses

The University joint courses is aimed at all PhD-students. Many of the courses are manadatory for the respective doctoral programmes.

Academic writing, 5 credits
Course syllabus: Academic writing (pdf)
Course type: Campus
Course date:16/11, 30/11, 18/12, 18/01, 8/02, 11/03
More info: for registration contact forskarstod@hb.se

Research perspectives on sustainable development, 3 credits
Course syllabus: Research perspectives on sustainable development (pdf)
Course type: Campus
Course date: Lecture 1 6/9, Lecture 2 11/10, Lecture 3 22/11, Lectures 4-5 dates not set (planned for spring 2019)
More info: for registration contact forskarstod@hb.se

Information retrieval for PhD students, 2,5 credits
Course syllabus: Information retriveal for PhD students
Course type: Campus
Course date; 3/10, 10/10, 17/10, 24/10, 31/10, 29/11, (dl 5/12) 
More info: for registration contact: forskarstod@hb.se

 

Courses offered within Library and Information Science

Qualitative research methods, 7,5 hp
Course syllabus: Qualitative research methods (pdf)
Coursetype: Campus
Course date: 4/10, 16/10, 1/11, 13/11, 27/11, 6/12
More info: for registration contact: forskarstod@hb.se

 

Courses offered in the field of Resource Recovery
Resourse recovery, 5 hp

Course syllabus: Resourse recovery (pdf)
Course type: Campus
Course date: 5 September to 4 November
More info: for registration contact: forskarstod@hb.se 

Mathematics for minimization processes, 2,5 hp
Course syllabus: Mathematics for minimization processes (pdf)
Course type: Campus
Course date: 11-30 September.
More info: for registration, e-mail forskarstod@hb.se

Research seminar, 1 hp
Course syllabus: Research seminar (pdf)
Course type: Campus
Course date: Continuous admission
More info: for registration, e-mail paivi.ylitervo@hb.se

Biofuels and Biological Treatments of Wastes, 5 hp
Course syllabus: Biofuels and Biological Treatments of Wastes (pdf)
Course type: Campus
Course date: 5 November 2018 - 16 January 2019
More info: for registration, e-mail forskarstod@hb.se


Courses Spring 2019

University joint courses

The University joint courses is aimed at all PhD-students. Many of the courses are manadatory for the respective doctoral programmes.

Theory of Science I, 5 hp & Theory of Science II, 2.5 hp
Course syllabus: Theory of Science I.pdf Theory of Science II.pdf
Course at: Campus
Course start: 21 Jan, 30 Jan, 7 Feb, 20 Feb, 27 Feb, 14 Mar
Information: for registration, email forskarstod@hb.se, Course handbook

Research ethics, 2.5 hp
Course syllabus not available in English, please see Swedish webbpage
Course at: Campus
Course start: 29/3 (9-12), 15/4 (9-12) and 26/4 (9-16)
Information: for registration, email forskarstod@hb.se

Introduction to Teaching and Learning in Higher Education, 3 hp 
Course syllabus:  Introduction to Teaching and Learning in Higher Education (pdf)
Course at: Campus
Course start: 18 January, 22 February, 22 Mars, 12 April and 17 May
Information: for registration, please see webpage, click here

Courses offered within Library and Information Science

Quantitative methods of analysis, 7,5 hp
Course syllabus: Quantitative methods of analysis in library and information science (pdf)
Coursetype: Campus
Course date: 19 February, 27 February, 5 March, 26 March, 14 June (might be one more)
More info: for registration contact: forskarstod@hb.se

Courses offered within Resource Recovery

Applied Statistical Design of Experiment, 7,5 hp
Course syllabus: Applied Statistical Design of Experiment (pdf)
Course type: Campus
Course date: 22 February - 9 June 
More info: for registration contact: forskarstod@hb.se

Process Modeling using Aspen Plus, 3 hp
Course syllabus: Process Modeling using Aspen Plus (pdf)
Course type: Campus
Course date: Part 1: 23 January - 11 March. Part 2: August
More info: for registration contact: forskarstod@hb.se

Research seminar, 1 hp
Course syllabus: Research seminar (pdf)
Course type: Campus
Course date: Continuous admission
More info: for registration, e-mail paivi.ylitervo@hb.se

Courses offered within Textile and Fashion

Research Ethics - Art and Design
Course syllabus Research Ethics - Art and Design
Course at: Campus
Course date: 20/5 13-16, 11/6 9-12, 18/6 9-12
More info: for registration, e-mail petri.granroth@hb.se

Design theory
Course syllabus Design theory
Course at: Campus
Course date: 7 may 10-12, 14 may 10-12, 21 may 10-12, 28 may 10-12, 4 june 10-12
More info: for registration, e-mail petri.granroth@hb.se


Courses Autumn 2019

University joint courses

The University joint courses is aimed at all PhD-students. Many of the courses are manadatory for the respective doctoral programmes.

Academic writing, 5 credits
Course syllabus: Academic writing (pdf)
Course type: Campus
Course date: 
More info: 

Research perspectives on sustainable development, 3 credits
Course syllabus: Research perspectives on sustainable development (pdf)
Course type: Campus
Course date: 
More info: 

Information retrieval for PhD students, 2,5 credits
Course syllabus: Information retriveal for PhD students
Course type: Campus
Course date:
More info: 


Courses at other Universities

More courses for PhD students are offered at the University of Skövde. 

Course contacts

Academic Writing:  Fernando Seoane Martinez
Applied Statistical Design of Experiments: Magnus Lundin
Biofuels and Biological Treatments of Wastes: Mohammad Taherzadeh
Classics in Library and information science: Elena Maceviciute
Information retrieval for PhD students:  Björn Hammarfeldt
Introduction to Teaching and Learning in Higher Education: Kathleen Mahon
Mathematics for minimization processes: Dragu Atanasiu
Process Modeling using Aspen Plus: Tobias Richards
Qualitative research methods: Frances Hultgren, Annemaree Lloyd
Quantitative methods: Mikael Gunnarsson
Research ethics: Lars Sandman 
Research seminar: Päivi Ylitervo
Resource Recovery: Anita Pettersson
Theory of science I & II: Jan Nolin, Gustaf Nelhans