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1145010 Research Supervision, 1 Cp 
Code 1145010  Validity 01.01.2012 -
Name Research Supervision  Abbreviation Research Superv 
Credits1 Cp  Date of expiry  
TypeGraduate Studies Subject0000 Undefined 
ClassStudy Unit  Hours  
Study right   GradingFail-Pass 
Recommended scheduling 
Organisation UEF Doctoral School 

Merja Lyytikäinen 

Learning outcomes 

After completing the course, the doctoral student
• is familiar with the basic concepts and processes of academic supervision
• identifies the factors influencing supervision, agency and engagement of the supervisees
• identify different orientations and elements of supervision interaction and will be able to apply them in different situations
• knows how to enhance the development expertise, identity and capability of the supervisees
• can analyse one’s own activities as a supervisee and a supervisor.

Modes of study 

The course consists of an introductory lecture (which will be recorded), independent studying of the learning materials, group discussion and online group exam.


Teaching methods 


Evaluation criteria 

Pass - fail



Further information 

Merja Lyytikäinen (


Letter (J, K) in front of the name of the course/exam indicates the campus on which teaching or exam takes place: J = Joensuu, K = Kuopio.

Present and future teaching
Functions Name Type Cp Teacher Timetable
Register Research Supervision  Web course  Merja Lyytikäinen 
03.11.21 14.00-15.00

Future exams
No exams