61807-V

61807-V Doctoral Literature course in Entrepreneurship 1, 8 cr

Place: 
Vaasa
Type: 
Doctoral studies
Kind: 
Course
Teaching language: 
English
Course Description: 

This elective course introduces doctoral students to current research in Entrepreneurship. There are no lectures. The literature is chosen, discussed and agreed upon with the teacher.

Learning Goal: 

You have a thorough knowledge of core concepts and related concepts that are relevant to your research.

After completing the course, you will be able to: 

• analyse and synthesise core literature in entrepreneurship
• identify relevant literature to define their research gap
• criticize and argue for their research gap

Target Group: 

The course is for doctoral students in Entrepreneurship, Management and Organisation only.

Total Student Workload: 

27-214 hours divided into
Scheduled (contact) hours: 0
Non-scheduled work: 100 %

Instruction: 

The amount of credits is decided by the lecturer before the course starts.
For 2 ECTS:100 hours of work, reading of literature consisting of about 400 pages.
For 3 ECTS:100 hours of work, reading of literature consisting of about 600 pages.
For 4 ECTS: 100 hours of work, reading of literature consisting of about 800 pages.
For 5 ECTS: 125 hours of work, reading of literature consisting of about 1000 pages
For 6 ECTS: 150 hours of work, reading of literature consisting of about 1200 pages
For 7ECTS: 175 hours of work, reading of literature consisting of about 1400 pages
For 8ECTS: 200 hours of work, reading of literature consisting of about 1600 pages

Literature and Course Material: 

This course is meant for doctoral students to consolidate their knowledge of issues connected to entrepreneurship, management and organisation. Reading package agreed upon with the instructor.

Assessment: 

Written examination 100 %, essay of appropriate length decided with supervisor.