62246

62246 Doctoral Literature course in Management and Organisation 1, 8 cr

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

This elective course introduces doctoral students to current research in management and organisation. There are no lectures. The literature is chosen, discussed and agreed upon with the thesis supervisor, and accepted by the teacher.

Learning Goal: 

You are familiar with current research in management and organisation.

After completing the course, you will be able to: 
  • analyse and synthesise core literature in management and organisation
  • identify relevant literature to define your research gap
  • define and argue for your research gap
  • map core concepts and related concepts that are relevant to your research and doctoral dissertation.
Target Group: 

Only doctoral degree students within the doctoral program in Management and organization / Entrepreneurship, Management and Organisation / Information System Science.

Instruction: 

Written examination or essay, agreed with the teacher.

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 management and organisation. Reading package agreed upon with the instructor.

Assessment: 

Written examination, essay of appropriate length decided with supervisor.