Towards Curricula for Doctoral Education: Explorations in China and Finland

Eija Karsten, Zhang Xianfeng, Fang Meiqi, Laine Juha, Heikkilä Marikka

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    Abstract

    Doctoral curricula tend to be very university and department specific. Despite of this, we are working towards a framework within which doctoral curricula can be harmonized between two very different countries and among four different universities, in a subfield of Information Systems, eBusiness. In this paper, the educational systems in both countries are presented and compared. The planning carried out so far and its results are presented in terms of some key elements in course work: studies in the subject matter and research methods. The curriculum itself is a topic for future work.

    Original languageUndefined/Unknown
    Title of host publicationProceedings of the International Workshop of Information Technology and Internet Finance
    EditorsLi Qing
    Pages
    Publication statusPublished - 2014
    MoE publication typeA4 Article in a conference publication
    Eventconference; 2014-06-25; 2014-06-25 - Chengdu, China
    Duration: 25 Jun 201425 Jun 2014

    Conference

    Conferenceconference; 2014-06-25; 2014-06-25
    Period25/06/1425/06/14

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