The Faculty of Social Sciences offers a wide variety of faculty joint PhD courses ranging from methods courses, research ethics and courses in theory of science.

How to apply

Information on how to apply and application form


Previous & current courses

Autumn 2020


The fundamental role of language (7.5 or 15 credits)
1 September 2020 - 8 January 2021

Kickstart to academic life (4.5 credits)
21 September - 2 October 2020

Research ethics (3 credits)
12 - 23 October 2020
30 November - 11 December 2020

Philosophy of science for the social sciences (7.5 credits)
2 November 2020 - 17 January 2021

CANCELLED: Political psychology (7.5 credits)

Financial sustainability and illicit financial flows (7.5 credits)
4 November - 2 December 2020


Upcoming courses

Spring 2021

Research ethics (3 credits)
22 February - 5 March 2021

Analyses in qualitative research (7.5 credits or 15 credits)
18 January – 5 March 2021 (or 9 April 2021)

Sustainability science and the SDGs: Foundations, concepts, methodologies (7.5 credits)
February - March 2021 (exact dates TBA)

Introduction to quantitative methods (7.5 credits)
24 March - 30 April 2021

Experimental design for social scientists (7.5 credits)
24 March – 30 April 2021

Digital ethnography (7.5 credits)
3 May - 6 June 2021

Qualitative analysis and coding (using software) (7.5 credits)
3 May - 6 June 2021

Quantitative methods, multivariate analysis (7.5 credits)
3 May - 6 June 2021

Contact

Helen Wiman
Faculty Coordinator
+46 46 222 48 35
helen [dot] wiman [at] sam [dot] lu [dot] se