Acerca de este Curso
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12 calificaciones
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Inglés (English)

Subtítulos: Inglés (English), Griego

100 % en línea

Comienza de inmediato y aprende a tu propio ritmo.

Fechas límite flexibles

Restablece las fechas límite en función de tus horarios.

Nivel principiante

Aprox. 25 horas para completar

Sugerido: 5 hours/week...

Inglés (English)

Subtítulos: Inglés (English), Griego

Programa - Qué aprenderás en este curso

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Introduction

Welcome! Before you start we invite you to first go through our introduction module and introduce yourself in the forum to meet your fellow learners. If you encounter any difficulties while studying, please let us know in the forum. For technical difficulties or questions regarding the course certificate, you can always contact the Coursera Learner Helpdesk. Good luck & we hope you will enjoy this course! ...
1 video (Total 2 minutos), 7 readings
7 lecturas
Meet the instructors & the team5m
Welcome to Leiden University5m
Complete our short survey5m
Graphic content warning1m
Community Guidelines & Academic Toolkit10m
Tips for studying online10m
Study guide10m
1 hora para completar

What is Science?

This module discusses the nature of science, in particular the attempt by the philosopher Karl Popper to demarcate science from other kinds of knowledge. It also raises the question whether history is a science....
4 videos (Total 19 minutos), 1 reading, 1 quiz
4 videos
On Being A Scientist Episode 17m
What is science? Part I6m
What is science? Part II4m
1 lectura
Readings module 130m
1 ejercicio de práctica
What is Science?20m
Semana
2
2 horas para completar

Scientific questions

This module discusses the importance of posing the right scientific questions, as well as the nature of a good question. It also queries whether al scientific questions or research topics are allowable for an ethical point of view....
3 videos (Total 15 minutos), 1 reading, 1 quiz
3 videos
On Being A Scientist Episode 29m
Scientific questions5m
1 lectura
Readings Module 2s
1 ejercicio de práctica
Scientific questions15m
2 horas para completar

Scientific results

This module discusses the scientific publication culture. It focuses on issues like authorship, choice of journal, the review process and citation scores as markers of scientific quality....
4 videos (Total 22 minutos), 1 reading, 1 quiz
4 videos
On Being A Scientist Episode 37m
Publish or perish. Part I6m
Publish or perish. Part II6m
1 lectura
Readings module 340m
1 ejercicio de práctica
Scientific results20m
Semana
3
2 horas para completar

Scientific activities

This module questions the notion of a single scientific method. It also discusses such issues as publication bias, confirmation bias and questionable research practices....
4 videos (Total 17 minutos), 1 reading, 1 quiz
4 videos
On Being A Scientist Episode 45m
The scientific method. Part I5m
The scientific method. Part II5m
1 lectura
Readings module 4s
1 ejercicio de práctica
Scientific activities15m
2 horas para completar

Academic differences

This module discusses some differences between different academic disciplines. Apart from studying different subjects, using different methods, disciplines are also characterised by specific cultures (e.g. values, presuppositions and habits)....
3 videos (Total 13 minutos), 1 reading, 1 quiz
3 videos
On Being A Scientist Episode 57m
Academic differences4m
1 lectura
Readings module 520m
1 ejercicio de práctica
Academic differences15m
Semana
4
2 horas para completar

Academic careers

This module discusses the different stages of an academic career and some of the major hurdles an aspiring academic may encounter....
3 videos (Total 13 minutos), 1 reading, 1 quiz
3 videos
On Being A Scientist Episode 68m
Scientific careers4m
1 lectura
Readings module 650m
1 ejercicio de práctica
Academic careers20m
74 horas para completar

Scientific misconduct

This module discusses the three main types of scientific misconduct or fraud: plagiarism, and the falsification and fabrication of research data....
4 videos (Total 20 minutos), 1 reading, 1 quiz
4 videos
On Being A Scientist Episode 77m
Scientific misconduct. Part I5m
Scientific misconduct. Part II5m
1 lectura
Readings module 7s
1 ejercicio de práctica
Scientific misconducts

Instructores

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Bas Haring

Prof.dr.
Science
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Frans van Lunteren

Prof. dr.
Science

Acerca de Universiteit Leiden

Leiden University is one of Europe's foremost research universities. This prominent position gives our graduates a leading edge in applying for academic posts and for functions outside academia. Leiden University is the oldest university in the Netherlands. It was founded in February 1575, as a gift from William of Orange to the citizens of Leiden after they had withstood a long siege by the Spanish. Our motto is: Praesidium Libertatis — Bastion of Liberty....

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