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043003Y Knowledge and Research I: Literature retrieval, 2 ECTS cr 
Code 043003Y  Validity 01.08.2016 -
Name Knowledge and Research I: Literature retrieval  Abbreviation Knowledge and R 
Scope2 ECTS cr   
TypeGeneral Studies Discipline5401 Medicine 
TypeCourse   
  Grading1 - 5, pass, fail 
 
   
Unit Medicine 

Teachers
Name
Grekula, Sirpa Birgitta 

Description
Proficiency level 

-

 
Status 

-

 
Required proficiency level 

-

 
ECTS Credits 

2 ECTS

 
Language of instruction 

Finnish

 
Timing 

1st year

 
Learning outcomes 

The student will be able to search research articles using basic literature retrieval methods and to use bibliographic databases available at the Medical Faculty.

 

 
Contents 

Library information systems, medical and dental publications, scientific online journals, Medline, Medic, Scopus, Cochrane Library, electronic books, reference management software.

 

 
Mode of delivery 

Blended teaching

 
Target group 

Medical and dental students

 
Prerequisites and co-requisites 

None.

 
Recommended optional programme components 

-

 
Recommended or required reading 

Material in lessons small group lessons

 
Assessment methods and criteria 

Completion of practical project

 
Grading 

Pass/Fail

 
Person responsible 

Associate professor Pentti Nieminen

 
Working life cooperation 

-

 
Other information 

-

 


Current and future instruction
Functions Name Type ECTS cr Teacher Schedule
registration period has ended Knowledge and Research I: Literature retrieval  Course  Pentti Nieminen  14.08.17 -14.03.18

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