LFYS003 Research Methodology in Exercise Physiology (6 cr)

Study level:
Advanced studies
Grading scale:
English, Finnish
Responsible organisation:
Faculty of Sport and Health Sciences
Curriculum periods:
2020-2021, 2021-2022, 2022-2023

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Major in exercise physiology.



Getting acquainted with the essential literature and analysing methods used in the area of exercise physiology.

Completion methods

Research methodology seminar (24 hours), where students present scientific reports on different research methods and prepare a written survey on selected research methodology.
Examination on the reports and surveys.

Assessment details

Written review and presentations 80%, opponent work and activity 20 %

Learning outcomes

Advance the knowledge of research methodology by becoming acquainted with the essential research methods used in your thesis. After completing the course, a student is able to:
• select appropriate methods for his/her study
• critically evaluate the reliability and validity of chosen methods
• critically evaluate study data
• integrate theoretical knowledge with study results and draw conclusions

Additional information

1st spring

Recommended prerequisites

Completion methods

Method 1

Evaluation criteria:
Laajan seminaarikirjallisuuskatsauksen osuus on 70 % ja seminaariesitysten, opponointien ja osallistumisaktiivisuuden osuus 30 %
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Parts of the completion methods

Teaching (6 cr)

Participation in teaching
Grading scale:
English, Finnish