Professional studies

Teaching language


Type of course


Cycle/level of course


Recommended year of study


Total number of ECTS

5 cr

Competency aims

The aim of this course is to give students a tool for gathering and processing of information for research, analysis and conclusion. The student will also learn techniques to make a verbal manner, educational and interesting, to convey their intentions.

Learning outcomes

After completing the course the student is expected to be knowledgeable, from a personal perspective to search, analyze, process and structure the knowledge to new information. The student must also have knowledge of how to pitch a project in a credible and interesting way.

Course contents

Methods for research on the basis of the subjects and ideas that students bring with them for theses, diploma works and final productions. Rhetoric - training in the art of persuading and convincing.

Prerequisites and co-requisites


Previous course names


Additional information

Please contact Tommy Mård for more information.

Recommended or required reading

To be announced at kick-off.

Study activities

  • Lectures - 21 hours
  • Individual- and group instruction - 10 hours
  • Small-group work - 12 hours
  • Project- and production work/artistic activities - 45 hours
  • Individual studies - 45 hours


  • Total workload of the course: 133 hours
  • Of which autonomous studies: 133 hours
  • Of which scheduled studies: 0 hours

Mode of Delivery

Participation in tuition

Assessment methods

Essays, reports, productions and portfolio

Assessment requirements

To pass the course the student should send in and get acceptet tasks 1-10.


  • Granath Thomas
  • Hemming Alf
  • Mård Tommy


Mård Tommy

Home page of the course


Group size

No limit

Assignments valid until

Until further notice

The timetable of the course


Assessment methods

2013-06-01 - Reports and productions

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