style Type of education: Educate
event Start date: Week 4, 2023
place Location: Campus Jönköping
clear_all Level: Advanced
access_time Length: 20 weeks

Content and outcomes

What does the doctoral education context look like and how can we as supervisors support doctoral students in their development as researchers?


The course focuses on the supervisory process, the role of the supervisor and the doctoral student, and the social, organisational and legal context in which doctoral education is conducted.


The course addresses:

  • conditions of doctoral studies
  • perceptions and expectations of different roles in doctoral education based on tradition, culture and discipline
  • didactic issues of what to teach, why and how
  • the different phases of the supervision process
  • different ways of supervising
  • support in writing a thesis

Horizontal aims for Educate courses

The horizontal aims are to empower and enable teachers to solve problems in pedagogical environments, promote and participate in peer learning and co-creation, and expand their pedagogical repertoire to facilitate lifelong learning.

There are currently no extra materials for this course.

The education is conducted at: Educate
style Type of education: Course
verified_user Requirements: A doctoral degree and employment as a university lecturer, doctoral student or equivalent. A minimum of English 5 or equivalent is required.
event Start date: Spring 2023, week 4-23
local_library Place of study: Campus
place Location: Campus Jönköping
rotate_right Rate of study: 25%
clear_all Level: Advanced
data_usage Credits: 3 credits
language Language: English, but Swedish may be used
access_time Length: 20 weeks
rotate_right Application period: 2 jan 2023

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