PhD Programme in Health, Function and Participation

This PhD programme is intended for those who want to contribute to developing future health services in the face of new societal challenges.

The education will contribute new knowledge to users and patients, the field of practice and the community.

Through its professional profile and course portfolio, the PhD programme shows that interdisciplinary approaches to health are necessary to contribute new knowledge to understand and deal with today's and tomorrow's health challenges, locally and globally. The programme is closely linked to working life and society.

Course schedule Autumn 2021

PHDH901Health, function and participation
Application deadline: 31 July

Seminar: 30. August-1. September (Bjørnefjorden hotell) and 20. September (campus Bergen)
Exam: 1. October
Re-sit examination: 14 January

PHDH902: Philosophy of science and research ethics in health and social sciences
Application deadline: 24 September

Seminar: 5.-6. October and  20.-21. October
Exam: 2 November
Re-sit examination: 24 January

PHDH903: Research design and methods
Application deadline: 27 September

Seminar: 8.-12. November og 29. November -3. December
Exam:  15 December
Re-sit examination: 7 March

 Contact us 

Department of Health and Functioning
Faculty of Health and Social Sciences