Every research studies subject is to have a general syllabus. The syllabus contains a brief description of the subject and the learning outcomes in addition to those given in the Higher Education Ordinance.
The subject curriculum also specifies:
- specific admission requirements for research studies in the subject
- selection methods in the event of there being more applicants than places
- number of credits required for a licentiate, from both courses and a licentiate thesis
- number of credits required for a PhD, from both courses and a doctoral thesis
Individual study plan
There should be an up-to-date individual study plan in Ladok for each student admitted to third-cycle studies.
The study plan should be followed up and updated at least once a year.