Scholarly Information Retrieval and Research Utilization 2

Course Code: GFOK120
Number of Credits: 1,5 HEC

Number of Participants: 30

At this moment there are no future dates planned for this course. If you are interested in taking this course please get in contact with us by email,

Time Schedule

Day 1 - 13.00-16.00
Day 2 - 13.00-16.00
Day 3 - 13.00-16.00
Day 4 - 09.00-12.00
Day 5 - 13.00-16.00

To enable PhD students to apply research utilisation in the  context of their own research based on Chalmers policies in this area

Intended Learning Outcome
  • To understand the role of research utilisation in the academic setting
  • To understand the concepts of intellectual assets and intellectual property
  • To know how a research idea can be verified
  • To understand research resilience in the context of the Sustainable Development Goals
  • To understand the role of open access in research utilisation
Entrance Requirements
PhD-students from second year and onwards and young researchers.
Scholarly Information Retrieval and Research Utilization, GFOK115 or corresponding knowledge.

  • Introduction to research utilization
  • Intellectual Assets and Intellectual Property
  • Open access / open innovation  / strategic publication
  • Intellectual Asset Verification
  • Research Resilience Review in the context of SDGs
Running Schedule

The bulk of the course is run in the flipped classroom format with lectures provided as pre-recorded presentations.

Place: Chalmers Innovationskontor, Campus Johanneberg
Vera Sandbergs allé 5A , 3rd floor

Course Leader and Examiner
Examiner: Bo Norrman



Articles, web presentations, handouts etc.

  • Attendance of scheduled hours
  • Obligatory task including report to be submitted
  • Oral presentation

Examination in the enrolled courses can be acquired within one year from the start. After the expiration date no missing assignments can be admitted and a participant should re-apply to another course occasion.


Stand-By seat means that the course is fully booked but you may be offered a seat if one becomes available.

Cancellation of participation in GTS courses should be notified as soon as possible and latest one week before start of course by sending an email to  In case of cancellation less than one week before the start your Deputy Head of Department will be informed to support your future planning.

Published: Wed 14 Sep 2016. Modified: Thu 22 Feb 2018