Extension studies

Teaching language


Type of course


Cycle/level of course


Recommended year of study


Total number of ECTS

5 cr

Competency aims

After the course the student should:
-be able to specify a problem and an aim for
his/her thesis
-be able to critically choose the right method and
-be able to structure a theoretical framework
-be able to critically evaluate other students
-be able to present his/her work

Learning outcomes

The student should be able to write an aim and
problem definition.
The student can choose the right methodological
The student can individually find sources and
evaluate them.
The student plans and writes a theoretical

Course contents

- Purpose
- Individual planning
- Presentation
- totally 4 cases and one essay

Prerequisites and co-requisites

Minimum 105 ects credit units

Previous course names


Additional information

The course will be held over two periods. The lectures are during period 2 and the presentations during period 3.
When the course is graded the student will receive his/her tutor for the thesis process.

Recommended or required reading

to be announced at the course introduction

Study activities

  • Lectures - 10 hours
  • Small-group work - 20 hours
  • Individual studies - 70 hours
  • Internet-based studies - 33 hours
  • - 0 hours


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

Mode of Delivery

Multiform education

Assessment methods

Essays, reports, productions and portfolio

Assessment requirements

The student should write a draft for his/her thesis, write a problem definition and give the aim description. At the end of the course the student should present a written theory and present it orally, further the student should be an opponent to another students work.


  • Hongell Linn
  • Relander Siv
  • Sved Ann-Christine


Hongell Linn

Group size

No limit

Assignments valid until

Until further notice

The timetable of the course

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Assessment methods

Date will be announced later - Reports and productions

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