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  1. Old Nordic Religion, Doctorate

    Knowledge, Ability and Skills At the conclusion of the doctoral program, the student shall be demonstrate the following knowledge, skills and abilities:   1. Knowledge 1.1 The student has an extensive and detailed understanding of the main theories, basics, concepts and most recent knowledge within a specific field within the field of Old Nordic Religion. The knowledge is significantly more substantial than that achieved during the previous level of study. 1.2 The student possesses knowledge and understanding acquired through own research, which can be considered an important contribution to the field of research. 1.3. The student knows the systems for financing and evaluating research and has an understanding of how research is used for academic and practical purposes. 1.4 The student has an understanding of the nature of scientific research and knows the rights and obligations of scientists, including issues relating to confidentiality, copyright, ownership of results and data. 2. Ability 2.1 The student can execute a research project by setting research objectives and milestones, and prioritizing project factors. 2.2 The student can design and use systematic methods to gather and analyze information on complex subjects with the assistance of the appropriate research tools and data. 2.3 The student knows how to use general and specialized methodological concepts used in the field of Old Nordic Religion and related fields. 2.4 The student knows how to collect appropriate information from scholarly magazines a ...

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    Category: Learning Opportunities Location: Iceland
  2. History, Doctorate

    1.    Knowledge and understanding 1.1.    Doctoral students possess a clear and in-depth of all the fundamental elements of their special field of knowledge, as well as its main theories, concepts and terms and most recent developments. The level of understanding and expertise will be more extensive and deeper than that required at the previous degree level.1.2.    Doctoral students possess a firm grasp of their field of specialisation and show an excellent knowledge of all elements pertaining to that area field of specialisation.1.3.    Doctoral students are able to make important and innovatory contributions to their field of specialisation, either in the form of new knowledge or in the innovative utilisation and interpretation of previous knowledge.1.4.    Doctoral students possess a good understanding of the scientific and methodological aspects of the subject, both those that apply to its theory and to the general body of opinion concerning the subject, its ideas and ethical standards1.5.    Doctoral students will be well aware of the financing of scientific research, how it is externally assessed and its practical application. 2.    Types of knowledge 2.1.    Doctoral students possess an extensive knowledge and understanding that they have developed via their own research and independent contribution, considered as important to their field of expertise.2.2.    Doctoral students have defined and presented original ideas in a clear manner and evolved new knowledge on the basis of substantial research that c ...

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    Category: Learning Opportunities Location: Iceland
  3. Public Health Sciences, Ph.D.

    Knowledge, ability and skillsOn completion of doctoral studies in public health sciences the student should have fulfilled the following criteria in addition to those fulfilled at the previous level: 1. Knowledge and understanding1.1. The student has acquired extensive and deep understanding of the main theories, principles, concepts and the most recent findings within a selected area of public health sciences. He has deepened considerably his knowledge from that acquired at the previous levels. 1.2. The student has adopted an original and critical way of thinking as regards the area of research and is able to put forward and develop theoretical ideas. 1.3. The student possesses an understanding of the nature of scientific research and is aware of the rights and obligations of scientists, including matters concerning ethical conduct towards study participants and colleagues, discretion, copyright, ethics and intellectual property as regards results and data.1.4. The student has initiated the creation of new knowledge and its interpretation by means of research that has withstood analysis and critique by scholars in the relevant field.1.5. The student possesses knowledge and understanding acquired through individual research which is considered an important contribution to the relevant field of research. 1.6. The student has knowledge of the systems used in the financing of research and its evaluation and understands how research is applied for academic, administrative as well as commercial purposes. 2. Practica ...

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    Category: Learning Opportunities Location: Iceland
  4. Computational Engineering, Doctorate

    DefinitionA three-year academic and applied research-oriented graduate programme in computational engineering at Faculty of Industrial Engineering, Mechanical Engineering and Computer Science at the University of Iceland. The programme is 210 ECTS credits and consists of 30 ECTS in courses and a 180 ECTS research project. Admission requirements are a research oriented MSc degree or equivalent. Graduates from related disciplines can be admitted on fulfilling supplementary requirements. Knowledge, competence and skills On completion of the doctorate examination the student shall have gained the following competence in addition to that gained at previous levels. 1 Knowledge and understanding1.1 The student has adopted innovative and critical thinking in his field of research and can present and develop theoretical concepts.1.2 The student understands the nature of scientific research and knows the rights and obligations of the scientist, including aspects relating to confidentiality, copyright, ethics and intellectual property rights of results and data.1.3 The student has taken the initiative in creating new knowledge and in interpreting this knowledge with research that has withstood the inspection and review of academics in the same field at international level.1.4 The student has gained knowledge and understanding through his research that is considered a significant contribution to the research field in question.1.5 The student knows the systems used to finance research and how evaluations are perfo ...

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    Category: Learning Opportunities Location: Iceland
  5. Statistics, Doctorate

    Knowledge: On completion of the study programme the student shall be able to: Demonstrate extensive knowledge and understanding of the theoretical foundations of statistics. Contribute new knowledge to statistics, by extending statistical methods or theories. Discuss recent research in applied and theoretical statistics. Skills: On completion of the study programme the student shall be able to: Plan and apply statistical methods and theory to develop and solve complex problems. Use computer software and computer programming to solve applied and theoretical statistical projects. Competences: On completion of the study programme the student shall be able to: Use statistical reasoning at a level including the development of new statistical methods, and explain these to scholars and a general audience. Derive and communicate to scholars the theoretical foundations of new statistical methods. Demonstrate independent, broad-minded and critical thinking, and innovative approaches in solving problems. ...

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    Category: Learning Opportunities Location: Iceland
  6. Mathematics, Doctorate

    Definition The PhD degree in mathematics is a three-year course of studies at the Faculty of Physical Sciences, University of Iceland. The course is at least 180 ECTS and on completion the student is entitled to the degree of philosophiae doctor. The main part of the course is a research project worth 180 ECTS under the direction of a supervisor. The student writes a thesis which testifies to a wide and thorough knowledge in a chosen field and contains new and important results. Type of knowledge Advanced knowledge, theoretical and practical, focusing in depth on the latest research advances in a specialised field. Knowledge, ability and skills On completion of his/her studies the student should be able to demonstrate knowledge, ability and skills as follows: 1 Knowledge and understanding1.1 The student has a deep and thorough knowledge in a chosen specialised area of mathematics that is the subject of active research. 1.2 The student understands the place of his/her specialised subject within the body of mathematical knowledge and knows its connections with other specialised areas. 2 Theoretical skills2.1 The student has full mastery over a chosen specialised area of mathematics.2.2 The student can initiate the creation of new mathematical knowledge as he/she has demonstrated such by presenting new and important results in his/her thesis.2.3 The student can conduct research independently in his/her specialised field.2.4 The student can solve demanding theoretical problems in his/her specialised field. 3 Pract ...

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    Category: Learning Opportunities Location: Iceland
  7. Geography, Doctorate

    Definition A three to four-year theoretical research based postgraduate programme of studies in geography at the Faculty of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Iceland. The programme provides at least 180 ECTS units of credit and qualifies for the degree of philosophiae doctor, PhD. Entrance requirements are a research-based MS degree in Geography, or a comparable qualification. The scope of the research project shall be 180 ECTS units. Doctoral studies are governed by special Faculty regulations. Type of knowledge The student possesses knowledge and understanding acquired from research carried out on an individual basis. The student's research findings shall contribute in a significant way to the development of the relevant field of study. The student shall have initiated new knowledge, and its interpretation, with research which measures up to reviews and critique of other scholars in the relevant field. Knowledge, ability and skills On completion of doctoral studies the student should have fulfilled the following criteria in addition to those fulfilled at the former level: 1. Knowledge and understanding1.1. The student has acquired extensive and deep understanding of the main theories, principles, concepts and the most recent findings within a selected area of geography. The knowledge is more in-depth than acquired at previous levels. 1.2. The student has adopted an original and critical way of thinking in his/her area of research and is able to put forward and develop conceptual ideas within ...

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    Category: Learning Opportunities Location: Iceland
  8. Nursing, Doctorate

    Knowledge and SkillsBy end of the doctoral program the student demonstrates the following learning outcomes in addition to those fulfilled at the master's level: 1 Knowledge and Understanding1.1 The student understands creative and critical thinking pertaining to the field of research and is able to conceptualize scientific ideas. 1.2 The student understands the nature of scientific research and the right and obligations of scientists, including matters of confidentiality, copyright, ethics, and proprietary rights to findings and data.1.3 The student demonstrates abilities in creating and interpreting knowledge, which withstands examination and critique of academics in the field of study.1.4 The student possesses knowledge and understanding which he or she has obtained through own research and which is considered an important contribution to the discipline of nursing or midwifery.1.5 The student knows the processes used to finance and evaluate research.1.6 The student knows the processes used to obtain research permissions, including permissions from appropriate scientific - and ethics committees.1.7 The student understands how research is put to use in academic and practical purposes alike. 2 Type of Knowledge2.1 The student is capable of critically articulating extensive knowledge bases in the humanities, psychology, sociology, biology, natural - and health sciences, on which nursing or midwifery draw, as well as to critically articulate disciplinary specific knowledge particularly related to the area of stud ...

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    Category: Learning Opportunities Location: Iceland
  9. Midwifery, Doctorate

    On completing the doctorate, a student shall have met the following criteria, in addition to those already met at the Master’s level: Knowledge: On graduating, students shall possess specialist knowledge within the field of midwifery. This means that students shall: have attained an extensive and detailed understanding of the primary theories, basic principles, terminology and most recent knowledge in a selected field of midwifery have taken the initiative in creating new knowledge and interpreting it through their own research, which stands up to the scrutiny and criticism of academics in the relevant field have contributed important innovations in the form of new knowledge or interpretation of existing knowledge demonstrate knowledge of ethics in science and have taken a considered position on their own research and the research of others, based on their own sense of morality. Competence: On graduating, students shall be able to apply specialised methods and procedures within a specialist field of midwifery. This means that students shall: be able to organise and implement extensive research which expands and/or redefines current methodology in the field be able to explore, develop and apply systematic methods for acquiring and analysing information in order to tackle new problems and challenges within midwifery have a ready knowledge of basic skills, methods and sources related to midwifery be able to specify specialised software for improving working methods be able to critically evaluate numerical and gr ...

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    Category: Learning Opportunities Location: Iceland
  10. Education, Ph.D.

    Goals - knowledge, understanding and skills On completion of study the following criteria shall be fulfilled: Knowledge and understanding- That the students possess extensive and in-depth understanding of main theories, principles, concepts and of the latest findings available within their specific field of study or profession. The knowledge shall be more in-depth than that acquired at cycle 1 and 2.- That the students have contributed important innovation to the field of study in the form of new knowledge or significant adaptation, innovative utilisation or interpretation of existing knowledge. Type of knowledge- That the students possess knowledge and understanding which they have acquired from research carried out on an individual basis.- That students' research findings shall contribute in a significant way to the development of their field of study or profession.- That the students have initiated new knowledge, and its interpretation, with research or other acknowledged scholarly activities which measure up to reviews and critique of other scholars in their field. Practical skills- That students can apply critical analysis, evaluation and integration to new and complex projects.- That students can tackle complex tasks which widen and/or redefine existing methodology in their field of study.- That students can apply in an extensive way the basic skills, technology, methods, material and sources connected with their field of study.- That students can utilise, on a broad basis, general and specialised researc ...

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    Category: Learning Opportunities Location: Iceland

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