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 2024

Language: English
Contact: Marie Friman
Course dates: October 3-4, 14 and 22
Location: Läraren, UPL (Naturvetarhuset)

Register here!

Application deadline: 2024-04-15

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 2024

Language: English
Application code: GRU15
Contact: Marie Friman

Course dates: Start Oct 10 2024 (full day)
End's April 15 april 2025 (half day).
This days are mandatory (on site or Zoom).
The rest of the course is net-based

Register here!

Application deadline: 2024-04-15

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Start autumn 2023

Language: Swedish
Application code: GRU12
Contact: Marie Friman

Course dates: Start Oct 12, 2023
end's April 18 (half day) 2024. 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 2024

Language: Swedish
Application code: GRU16
Contact: Marie Friman

Course days: Oct 23-24, Dec 5-6 (2024), Jan 28-29, Feb 25-26, Apr 8-9, May 22-23 (2025)
Location: Läraren, UPL (Naturvetarhuset)

Register here!

Application deadline: 2024-04-15

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Start Spring 2024

Language: English
Application code: GRU14
Contact: Marie Friman

Course days: Apr 23-24, May 29-30, Aug 22-23, Sep 26-27, Nov 5-6, Dec 3-4
Location: Läraren, UPL (Natural Sciences Building)

Application deadline: Application is closed

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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)

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

Hösten 2024

Language: Swedish
Contact: Marie Friman
Course dates: 12 & 30 sept, 25 okt, 11 & 20 nov, 9 dec
Location: Läraren, UPL (Natural Science Building)

Register here!

Application deadline: 2024-04-15

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

Autumn 2024

Language: English
Contact: Marie Friman
Course dates: Sept 19-20, Oct 17-18, Nov 28-29
Location: Läraren, UPL (Natural Science Building)

Register here!

Application deadline: 2024-04-15

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Spring 2024

Language: Swedish
Contact: Marie Friman
Course dates: Feb 1-2, Mar 14-15, Apr 25-26
Location: Läraren, UPL (Natural Science Building)

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

No dates are set at the moment

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 2024

Language: Swedish
Contact: Marie Friman

Course dates: March 26-27, Apr 23, May 6 & 28, June 13

Application deadline: Application is closed

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

Autumn 2024

Language: Swedish
Contact: Marie Friman
Course dates: Sept 25, Oct 11 & 28, Nov 12 & 25, Dec 10
Location: Läraren, UPL (Naturvetarhuset)

Register here!

Application deadline: 2024-04-15

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

Autumn 2024

Language: Swedish
Contact: Marie Friman
Course dates: Aug 20, Oct 8 & 16, Nov 4, 21 & 27, Dec 17
Location: Läraren, UPL (Naturvetarhuset)

Register here!

Application deadline: 2024-04-15

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Spring 2024

Cancelled!

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

Spring 2024

Language: Swedish
Contact: Marie Friman

Course days: Feb 15, 22, 23, Mar 22, Apr 12, May 7
Location: Läraren, UPL (Natural Sciences Building)

Application deadline: Application is closed

Communication for learning - NEW!!

KOM is a flexible, 80-hour course at UPL that supports the development and refinement of your communicative skills and attitudes in order to make learning happen.
Read more about the course.

Course dates

Autumn 2024

Language: English/Swedish
Course code: KOM4
Contact: Suzanne Brink
Location: Läraren, UPL (Naturvetarhuset)

Course days: Oct 2 (2024), Feb 12, May 21 (2025)

Application to the course start October 2 , 2024

Application deadline: 2024-04-15

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Summer 2024

Language: English/Swedish
Course code: KOM3
Contact: Suzanne Brink
Location: Läraren, UPL (Naturvetarhuset)

Course days: June 5, Oct 2 (2024), Feb 12 (2025)

Application deadline: Application is closed, send an email to Marie Friman if you like to sign up on the waiting list

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Spring 2024

Language: English/Swedish
Course code:
KOM2
Contact:
Suzanne Brink
Location:
Läraren, UPL (Natural Science Building)

Course days: Feb 14, June 5, Oct 2

Application deadline: Application is closed

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 2024

Language: English
Contact: Marie Friman

Course dates: Sept 11-12, Oct 14-15, Nov 19-20

Location: Zoom

Register here!

Application deadline: 2024-04-15

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Language: Swedish
Contact: Marie Friman

Course dates: Nov 14-15 (2024), Jan 9-10, Feb 5-6 (2025)

Location: Läraren, UPL (Natural Science Building)

Register here!

Application deadline: 2024-04-15

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Summer 2024

Language: Swedish
Contact: Marie Friman

Course dates: May 7-8, June 10-11, Aug 15-16
Location: Zoom

Application deadline: Application is closed

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Spring 2024

Language: English
Contact: Marie Friman

Course dates: Jan 18-19, Feb 19-20, March 11 & 27
Location: Läraren, UPL, (Natural Sciences Building)

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
3/13/2023