This academic year 2017-2018 the course is organized as a three-day intensive course with lecturers from Finland and abroad between 6 – 8 November, 2017.
722010J Business Theory and Thought
Language of instruction: English
Learning outcomes: Upon completion of the course, the student has developed analytical thinking by reading scientific articles, discussing and commenting on them. The student has acquired a deeper understanding of diverse business phenomena and research methods, approaches. The student has acquired the skill of critical scientific literature reading and evaluation.
Contents: Six topic specific seminars organized by all departments of OBS.
Mode of delivery: Face-to-face teaching, seminar discussions.
Learning activities and teaching methods: 18 hours of seminars, independent studying 142 hours.
Target group: Doctoral students of OBS and other doctoral students of the University of Oulu.
Prerequisites and co-requisites: Background in business studies.
Recommended optional programme components: There is an option of taking seminars one by one. Each seminar equals one credit. To pass the whole course (6 ects) and to be evaluated student must have taken all the seminars and write a final report, which covers all six topic specific seminars.
Required reading: List of reading material after or prior to each seminar.
Assessment methods and criteria: Active participation in seminars, special assignments of each individual seminar and learning diary upon completion of all six seminars.
Person responsible: Tiina Henttu-Aho
Other information: The number of students is limited.
Viimeksi päivitetty: 3.11.2017