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PhD courses (8000-level courses) at the Faculty of health sciences
The deadline for all 8000 courses are 6 weeks before the course starts unless another date is specified. There is usually no waiting list on a course and it is not possible to enroll on a course manually after the deadline has expired.
For an electronic notification when deadlines approach, you can subscribe to the newsletter or RSS feed from the Section for Research Services.
How do you apply for an 8000 course at Helsefak
Use the electronic application form by following the link next to the topic in question. Note that you must fill out an application for each course you are applying admission to.
External students must document their basis for admission
External students must remember to post certified documentation of education and if relevant documentation of their status as a PhD student/student at the Medical student research program (ie, stamped and signed of an authorized person). The signature and stamp on the copy of your documentation must be original, we therefore do not accept documentation that is sent by e-mail. Confirmation of student status should be from your home student administration, confirmation from your supervisor or copy of award letter is not considered as valid documentation.
Documentation of education and if relevant, status as PhD student / student at the Medical student research program at another institution, is to be sent to the following address:
Section for Research Services
Faculty of Health Sciences
University of Tromsø
Who can apply for admission to the 8000 courses
The following students may apply for the 8000 courses, in order of priority:
- PhD students, research fellows and students at the Medical student research program at the University of Tromsø
- Participants in the Associate Professor Program
- PhD students and students at the Medical student research program at other universities
- People who have a minimum master's degree or equivalent, but are not admitted to a PhD program.
If there are more applicants than available spaces in the course, students will be given priority from the category 1 to 4. Please note that some courses may have additional admission requirements and / or priority keys. This would then be stated in the course description for each course.
Complainints about the awarding of grades
Complaints regarding the grading of an exam must be sent to the Section for Research Services within three weeks of the announcement of the examination results. The written complaint must be sent to: firstname.lastname@example.org
For detailed information about your possibilities of appeals, see the exam regulations § 44-46.
Deadline for registration for continuation exam is 15 August in the fall semester and 15 January in the spring semester.
Registration for re-sit exam is done on a separate form. The form must be signed and sent by postal to the Section of Research Services. See also the examination regulations for more information.
Transcript of record
Transcripts can be ordered via StudentWeb. The transcript will be sent by mail to your registered term address, make sure to check/update your semester address before ordering the transcript. You may also get your transcript by meeting in person at the "infotorget" at Helsefak.
Course overview - with application deadline and application form
Underneath you will find all the 8000-courses that is being arranged at the Faculty of health sciences each semester. The overview also contains listing of when each course is to be arranged. You may also have a look at the complete course catalogue for UiT (in Norwegian).
|MBI-8003||Correlative Light and Electron Microscopy (CLEM)||5ects||07.01-16.01.||Application deadline expired (26.11.2012)|
|HEL-8016||Challenges and opportunities for qualitative methods in clinical research on mental health||5ects||21.01-22.01, 06.05-07.05||Application deadline expired (10.12.2012)|
|HEL-8012||Quantitative research methods||6ects||28.01-31.01, 18.02-21.02||Application deadline expired (17.12.2012)|
|HEL-8001||Multivariate Linear Regression analysis||3ects||21.01-25.01||Application deadline expired (10.12.2012)|
|HEL-8008||Health Science Seminar, In Norwegian||3ects||04.02-05.02|
|HEL-8014||Experimental Animal Science for researchers||6ects||05.03-09.03||Application deadline expired (22.01.2013)|
|HEL-8002||Logistic regression and statistical analysis of survival data||3ects||04.03-08.03||Application deadline expired (28.01.2013)|
|HEL-8011||Qualitative Methods||6ects||05.03-08.03, 25.04-26.04||Application deadline expired (28.01.2013)|
|HEL-8010||Research Ethics and Theory of Science||6ects||12.03-14.03, 18.03, 20.03-22.03, 05.04||Application deadline expired (29.01.2013)|
|HEL-8017||Quantitative methods in clinical mental health research||5ects||More information coming soon||Application deadline expired (07.02.2013)|
|BIO-8303||Molecular and Clinical Aspects of Cancer - block II||10ects||15.04-26.04||Application deadline expired (04.03.2013)|
|HEL-8004||Allmennrettet og vitenskapelig forskningskommunikasjon - Norwegian version||3ects||24.04-26.04||Application deadline expired (13.03.2013)|
|MBI-8001||Molecular and clinical aspects of infection, inflammation and immunity||10ects||May 2013||Application deadline expired (20.03.2013)|
|HEL-8004||General and scientific research communication- English version||3ects||13.05-15.05||Application deadline expired (01.04.2013)|
|HEL-8008||Health Science Seminar, in Norwegian||3ects||30.05-31.05||Application deadline expired (18.04.2013)|
|MBI-8002||Research Seminar series in Infection, Inflammation and Immunity||4ects||More information coming soon|
|BIO-8302||Molecular aspects of Cancer - block 1||10sp||26.08.13-06.09.13||Application deadline 15.17.2013|
|HEL-8008||Seminaremne i helsevitenskap||3sp||29.08.13-30.08.13||Application deadline 18.07.2013|
|MBI-8002||Research seminars in Infection, Inflammation and Immunity||4sp||Starts September 5th||Application deadline 22.07.2013|
|HEL-8004||Allmennerettet og vitenskapelig forskningskommunikasjon||3sp||18.09.13-20.09.13||Application deadline 07.08.2013|
|HEL-8018||Introduction to Randomised Control Trials||2sp||25.09.13-27.09.13||Application deadline 14.08.2013|
|HEL-8012||Quantitative Research Methods||6sp||30.09-03.10.13 and 14.10-17.10.13||Application deadline 19.08.2013|
|HEL-8016||Utfordringer og muligheter for kvalitative metoder i klinisk forskning på psykisk helse||5sp||30.09.13-01.10.13 and 18.11.13-19.11.13||Application deadline 19.08.2013|
|HEL-8013||Epideiology - introduction and deeper understanding||9sp||Starts 22.10.13||Application deadline 10.09.2013|
|HEL-8004||Allmennerettet og vitenskapelig forskningskommunikasjon||3sp||30.10.13-01.11.13||Application deadline 18.09.2013|
|HEL-8008||Seminaremne i helsevitenskap||3sp||21.11.13-22.11.13||Application deadline 10.10.2013|
|PSY-8002||Eksperimentell design og statistikk||3sp||25.11.13-28.11.13||Application deadline 14.10.2013|
|FAR-8043||Nanomedicine and Nanotechnology||15sp||02.12.13-06.12.13 og Februar 2014||Application deadline 21.20.2013|
|HEL-8017||Quantitative methods in clinical mental Health Research||5sp||Informasjon kommer|
Course catalog at the faculty of health sciences
This is an overview of all the 8000-courses at the faculty of health sciences. The courses are not necessary arranged each semester or at a regular interval.
The links to the courses direct you to the course web page for the last time it was arranged. This gives you an indication to course contents, forms of examination. The course description can however be changed the next time it is arranged, therefore you must always view the course description for the current semester for exact information about curriculum, examination form etc., when you apply for the course.
Not all of the courses will be in English. For information about the language for a given course, view the course web page.
You can also view the full course catalogue at UiT.
HEL-8004 Allmennrettet og vitenskapelig forskningskommunikasjon, 3 ects
HEL-8010 Forskningsetikk og vitenskapsteori , 6 ects
HEL-8011 Kvalitativ metode, 6 ects
HEL-8012 Quantitative research methods, 6 ects
HEL-8001 Regresjonsanalyse og variansanalyse med analyse av repeterte målinger , 3 ects
HEL-8002 Logistisk regresjon og statistisk analyse av overlevelsesdata , 3 ects
HEL-8003 Mixed models, 2 ects
HEL-8008 Seminaremne i Helsevitenskap, 3 ects
HEL-8009 Analysis of Incomplete Data and Methods for Imputation , 2 ects
HEL-8013 Epidemiology - Introduction and deeper understanding, 9 ects
HEL-8014 Course in experimental animal science for researchers, 6 ects
HEL-8015 Qualitative Research Skills Development, 3 ects
HEL-8016 Challenges and opportunities for qualitative methods in clinical research on mental health, 5 ects
HEL-8017 Quantitative methods in clinical mental health research, 5 ects
HEL-8018 Introduction to Randomised Control Trials (RCT), 2 ects
HEL-8019 Analyse av registerdata i forskning, ects
TLM-8040 Avanserte teoretiske emner om elektronisk pasientjournal, 10 ects
MBI-8001 Molecular and clinical aspects of infection, inflammation and immunity, 10 ects
MBI-8002 Research seminar series in infection, inflammation and immunity, 4 ects
MBI-8003 Correlative light and electron microscopy (CLEM), 5 ects