Doctoral studies

Information about doctoral courses is available here. The syllabus is in English when the language of instruction is English.

PESO organises the following doctoral courses:

  • Research Design
  • Institutions and Organisations
  • Qualitative Research Methods
  • Quantitative Research Methods

Doctoral students from other universities are welcome to participate in our doctoral courses.

For more information, please contact: forskarutbildning.isv@sh.se

Doctoral education at Södertörn University is governed by the Swedish Higher Education Act and Ordinance, as well as by internal steering documents. These documents can be found under Governing documents for doctoral education.

Files available for download
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GENERAL SYLLABUS FOR THIRD-CYCLE PROGRAMMES IN BUSINESS STUDIES.pdf 143.7 kB 2019-10-03 12.57
GENERAL SYLLABUS FOR THIRD-CYCLE PROGRAMMES IN POLITICAL SCIENCE.pdf 79.3 kB 2019-02-11 07.52
GENERAL SYLLABUS FOR THIRD-CYCLE PROGRAMMES IN SOCIOLOGY.pdf 80.6 kB 2019-02-11 07.52
GENERAL SYLLABUS FOR THIRD-CYCLE PROGRAMMES IN ECONOMICS.pdf 107.9 kB 2019-03-18 15.42
General Syllabus for Third-Cycle Programmes in Social Work.pdf 141.6 kB 2020-02-04 09.17

Autumn term 2020

Institutions and organizations, 7.5 creditsexternal link, opens in new window

A doctoral course on Institutions and organizations (7.5 credits) will be given October 2020 to January 2021 at Södertörn University (Campus Flemingsberg). The aim of the course is to give an overview of important theoretical traditions, using experts in the field.

Bengt Jacobsson and Noomi Weinryb have overall responsibility for the course. Lina Lorentz is responsible for administrative issues. Please contact Lina if you are interested in participating: forskarutbildning.isv@sh.se.

Course manual PDF

The course is given during period three and four.

Research design, 7,5 creditsexternal link, opens in new window

The course is given during period four.

Spring term 2021

Qualitative research methods in the social sciences, 7.5 creditsexternal link, opens in new window

The course is given during period one, spring term 2021.

Quantitative research methods, 7.5 creditsexternal link, opens in new window

The course is given during period two, spring term 2021.

Organizations and Institutions

17F1001

Course syllabusexternal link, opens in new window

Research Design

17F1003

Course Syllabusexternal link, opens in new window

Advanced Qualitative Methods in the Social Sciences

43F1007

Course syllabusexternal link, opens in new window

Advanced Quantitative Research Methods in Social Sciences

17F1002

Course syllabusexternal link, opens in new window

Please contact forskarutbildning.isv@sh.se if you wish to take the course.