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.

 

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Introduction 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

Autumn 2023

Language: Swedish
Contact: Marie Friman

Course dates: August 29-31, September 19

Application is open between: 2023-02-15 -- 2023-04-15

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Spring 2023

Language: English
Contact: Marie Friman

Course dates: January 10, 11, 12 & 27

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

Start autumn 2023

Language: Swedish
Application code: GRU12
Contact: Marie Friman

Course dates: Start Oct 12, 2023
end's April 18 (halfday) 2024. This days are mandatory
The rest of the course is net-based.

Application is open between: 2023-02-15 -- 2023-04-15

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Start autumn 2022

Language: English
Application code: GRU9
Contact: Marie Friman

Course dates: Start Oct 18 2022, end's April 18th 2023 (half day). This days are mandatory
The rest of the course is net-based

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 Autumn 2023

Language: Swedish
Application code: GRU13
Contact: Marie Friman

Course dates: Oct 25-26, Dec 7-8 (2023), Jan 24-25, Feb 29, March 1, Apr 9-10, May 22-23 (2024)

Application is open between: 2023-02-15 -- 2023-04-15

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Start spring 2023

Language: English
Application code: GRU11
Contact: Marie Friman
Course dates: May 3-4, June 8-9, Aug 24-25, Sept 20-21, Oct 17-18, Nov 21-22

Application deadline: Application is closed

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Start autumn 2022

Language: Swedish
Application code: GRU10
Contact: Marie Friman

Course dates: Oct 25-26, Dec 7-8 (2022), Jan 25-26, Feb 28, Mar 1, Apr 3-4, May 25-26 (2023)

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

Autumn 2022

Language: Swedish
Contact: Marie Friman

Course dates: Sep 8, Oct 5 & 24, Nov 16, Dec 5 & 21

Application deadline: Application is closed

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

Spring 2023

Language: Swedish
Contact: Marie Friman

Course days: Feb 16-17, Marc 30-31, May 11-12

Application deadline: Application is close, contact marie.friman@umu.se if you want to sign up on the waiting list.
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Autumn 2022

Language: English
Contact: Marie Friman

Course days: Sep 21-22, Oct 27-28, Nov 30, Dec 1

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

Hösten 2023

Language: English
Contact: Marie Friman

Course dates: Sept 27-28, Oct 19, Nov 6 & 29-30

Application is open between: 2023-02-15 -- 2023-04-15

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 2023

Language: Swedish
Contact: Marie Friman

Course dates: March 23-24, Apr 14, May 10, Jun 1 & 20

Application deadline: Application is close, contact marie.friman@umu.se if you want to sign up on the waiting list.

Pedagogical Digital Competence

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). Read more about the course.

Course dates

Spring 2023

Language: Swedish
Contact: Marie Friman

Course dates: Feb 10 & 24, March 10 & 27, Apr 14, May 5

Apply here!

Application deadline: Places available, application is open for late registration

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

Våren 2023

Language: Swedish
Contact: Marie Friman

Course dates: Feb 3 & 20, March 13 & 30, Apr 21, May 8 & 22

Apply here!

Application deadline: Places available, application is open for late registration

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

Autumn 2023

Language: Swedish
Contact: Marie Friman

Course dates: 18, 28-29 sept, 24 okt, 17 nov, 12 dec

Application is open between: 2023-02-15 -- 2023-04-15

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

Summer 2023

Language: Swedish
Contact: Marie Friman

Course days: May 11-12, June 7-8, August 17-18

Apply here!

Application deadline: 2023-01-31

NOTE! The course will be given in Swedish and will be in Zoom

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Spring 2023

Language: English
Contact: Marie Friman

Course dates: March 21-22, Apr 25-26, May 23-24

Application deadline: Application is closed

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Autumn 2022

Language: Swedish
Contact: Marie Friman
Course dates: Oct 5-6, Oct 26-27, Nov 10, Dec 2

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.

Marie Friman
8/31/2022