HET401 Individual PhD Course in Ethology
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Course responsible: Marko Ocepek
Teachers: Inger Lise Andersen, Knut Egil Bøe, Ruth Catriona Margaret Newberry
ECTS credits: 10
Faculty: Faculty of Biosciences
Teaching language: EN, NO
Limits of class size:
Teaching exam periods:
This course starts in Autumn parallel. This course has teaching/evaluation options in August block, Autumn parallel, January block, Spring parallel, June block.
Course frequency: Annually, on demand.
First time: Study year 2005-2006
PhD-students in ethology.
The course shall give PhD-students competence in ethology that goes beyond the master level courses in ethology. The topic is chosen in discussions between the student, the supervisors or other teachers. Individual learning goals are set up for the chosen topic.
The topic is given as a series of seminars or as supervised self-study. The course requires a considerable degree of self-motivation by the student.
Each PhD-student has a responsible supervisor or teacher.
Student find their literature relevant to the topic of their individual work
Competence at Master degree level in ethology.
The PhD-student writes an assignment on a topic given by the teacher.
250 working hours.
Special requirements in Science
Type of course:
The structure is to be agreed upon by the PhD-student and the supervisor.
The external examiner assesses the assignment.
Examination details: Term paper: Passed / Not Passed