For students attending the course Theories of Science, (2,5 ECT credits) course code 4FH090

This course aims to enhance students’ ability to identify, discuss and reflect on scientific theoretical considerations in public health practice and research. Examples of theories are presented and analysed, and links between theory and methodological choices are discussed. Through the discussions and critical reflection, the importance of theoretical awareness is highlighted.


Welcome to the course "Theories of Science", Spring 2023

The course starts January 16, 2023.

A very varm welcome to semester two and the course Theories of Science in master program in Public Health Sciences. We are looking forward to meet you all on January 16, 2023 at 09:00. Lecture hall will be announced.


Registration to keep your place and attend the course is compulsory. You register yourself in Ladok. The registration period is one week before the course starts and three days into the course. More information about web registration 

The morning introduction will be followed by a roll-call. Please contact us beforehand if you have any difficulties attending the first day.

During the first day you will receive detailed information about the course. 


For further information about this course, please contact: 
Course leader and examiner




Contact information

Melody Almroth

Course director and examiner
C6 Institute of Environmental Medicine

Amina Samuelsson

Education administration
K9 Department of Global Public Health

GPH Study Counsellor

Content reviewer: