Courses

These are the courses in teaching and learning in higher education that you can apply for at the moment. Registration for courses in the spring opens August 15 and closes October 15. Registration for courses in the autumn opens February 15 and closes April 15. We extend the registration period if needed.

Beginners course

New as a university teacher (1 week)

This course gives you the opportunity to gain a fundamental knowledge of teaching and educational work during this course. Read more about the course

Course dates

Fall semester 2021

Language: English
Contact: Marie Friman

Course dates: September 1, 2, 7 and 21
Link to schedule

Application deadline: Application is closed


Spring semester 2021

Language: Swedish
Contact:
Marie Friman

Course dates: April 22-23, May 7, May 25
Link to schedule

Application deadline: Application is closed

Basic courses

Basic course in higher education pedagogy (online course, 5 weeks)

During the course, you will get the opportunity to develop your knowledge of the learning process, your ability to support learning and to develop a reflective approach to your own teaching role. Read more about the course

course dates

Fall autum 2021

Language: Swedish
Application code: GRU6
Contact: Marie Friman

Course dates: start October 14th 2021, end's April 14th 2022 (half day). This days are mandatory
Link to schedule

Application deadline: Application is closed

 

Basic course in higher education pedagogy (campus course, 5 weeks)

During the course, you will get the opportunity to develop your knowledge of the learning process, your ability to support learning and to develop a reflective approach to your own teaching role. Read more about the course

Course dates

Start fall semester 2021

Language: English
Application code: GRU7
Contact: Marie Friman

Course dates: November 23-24, December 14-15 (2021), February 8-9, March 16-17, April 26-27, May 18-19 (2022)
Link to schedule

Application deadline: Application is closed


Start spring semester 2021

Language: Swedish
Application code:
GRU5
Contact:
Lars Larsson

Course dates: May 4-5, June 8-9, Aug 24-25, Sept 23-24, Oct 12-13, Nov 18-19

Application deadline: Application is closed

 

Start in fall 2020

Language: Swedish
Application code: GRU4
Contact: Åse Tieva

Course dates: Nov 24-25, Dec 15-16 (2020), Feb 10-11, Mar 18-19, Apr 20-21, May 20-21 (2021)
Link to schedule

Application deadline: Application is closed

 

In-depth courses

Didactics for university teachers

This course is built upon our knowledge of practical didactics, which means building bridges between subject knowledge and teaching practice. Read more about the course

Course dates

At the moment we do not have any dates for this course

Contact: Marie Friman

Education for sustainable development

The aim of the course is to develop your knowledge of and approach to sustainable development, as well as your ability to integrate aspects of sustainable development into courses and programs. Read more about the course

Course dates

Fall semester 2021

Language: English
Contact: Marie Friman

Course dates: September 22-23, October 27-28,  December 1-2
Link to schedule

Application deadline: The course is full but you can apply for the waiting list
Apply here!

Spring semester 2021

Language: Swedish
Contact: Marie Friman

Course dates: February 23-24, March 24-25, April 22-23
Link to schedule

Application deadline: Application is closed

Supervision in Higher Education

The course gives you an opportunity to develop your own leadership skills and meet other colleagues in discussion about supervision. Read more about the course

course dates

At the moment we do not have any dates for this course

Contact: Marie Friman

Assessment and evaluation

It is well known that assessment is the most important instrument for influencing students learning; it is less well known that course evaluations can also be used to develop the students' learning strategies for the purpose of achieving the expected learning outcomes of a course. Read more about the course.

Course dates

Spring semester 2021

Language: Swedish
Contact: Jonathan Wedman

Course dates: April 14-15 & 28, May 12 & 26, June 18
Link to schedule

Application deadline: Application is closed.

Pedagogical Digital Comptetens

This course is aimed at teachers who want to develop their ability to use digital resources in an educational context and deepen one's own pedagogical digital competence (PDC).

Course dates

Fall semester 2021

Language: Swedish
Contact:
Marie Friman

Course dates: September 28, October 11 & 26, November 16 & 30, December 16
Link to schedule

Application deadline: The course is full but you can still apply for the waiting list
Apply here!

PBL and the Case Method

This course is directed to those who would like to develop student active-teaching and at the same time develop in the role as teacher. Case method and problem based learning are two forms of teaching that can be used to develop student's independence, knowledge, critical judgement and problem solving. Read more about the course.

Course dates

Fall semester 2021

Language: Swedish
Contact: Marie Friman

Course dates: October 6 and 20, November 17, December 15 (2021), February 2, March 16 and May 11 (2022)
Link to schedule

Application deadline: Open for late application
Apply here!

Pedagogical leadership

Within the university there are many examples of leadership. One of them is pedagogical leadership. This course puts a pedagogical leadership perspective on various aspects of education and learning. Read more about the course.

Course dates

Fall semester 2021

Language: Swedish
Contact: Marie Friman

Course dates: Sept 17, 29-30, Oct 26, Nov 10, Dec 3
Link to schedule

Last day to apply: Open for late application
Apply here!

Postgraduate supervision

Postgraduate supervision in practice

Do you supervise PhD students or will you do so soon? As a supervisor, you need to find ways of working that are both effective and individually tailored to the students' needs.

Read more about the course

course dates

Autumn 2021

Language: Swedish
Contact: Marie Friman
Course dates: September 8-9, October 20-21, December 9-10
Link to schedule

Application deadline: Application is closed

 

Summer 2021

Language: Swedish
Contact: Marie Friman
Course dates: May 27-28, June 16-17, August 26-27
Link to schedule

Application deadline: Application is closed

Spring 2021

Language: English
Contact: Marie Friman
Course dates: April 26-27, May 10-11, June 1-2
Link to schedule

Application deadline: Application is closed

 

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Upcoming courses

On the page Upcoming courses you will find a schedule of UPL's courses a couple of semesters ahead. Please note that changes can be made.

Hanna Karlsson
3/23/2021