IHMJ109 Research Ethics (1–3 cr)

Study level:
Postgraduate studies
Grading scale:
Pass - fail
Responsible organisation:
Faculty of Education and Psychology
Curriculum periods:
2017-2018, 2018-2019, 2019-2020


Completion methods

The course completion requires:
1) active engagement with the course material
2) completing compulsory assessment tasks detailed in course internet pages
3) familiarizing yourself with the local guidelines and institutions also detailed in course internet pages

Learning outcomes

Course Learning Outcomes:
1. Recognise and analyse key research ethical questions
2. Formulate ethical research plans and responses to ethical challenges by applying key ethical theories and approaches
3. Recognise and understand key ethical principles guiding research
4. Understand the Finnish Responsible Conduct of Research guidelines, processes for dealing with research misconduct, and processes for applying research license or ethical review
5. Identify rights and responsibilities as a researcher
6. Understand how ethical decisions and choices influence society and research community

Completion methods

Method 1

Select all marked parts
Parts of the completion methods

Teaching (1–3 cr)

Participation in teaching
Grading scale:
Pass - fail
No published teaching