Extension studies

Teaching language


Type of course


Cycle/level of course


Recommended year of study


Total number of ECTS

15 cr

Competency aims

The aim of the project is that students deepen their
expertise in project methodology and knowledge-based
activities within on beforehand planned projects. The
project work broadens students professional
competence within their area of expertise.

Learning outcomes

At the end of the course the student is expected to
able to:
- Identifying the need for the projects which
develops and contributes to knowledge within the
professional field and working life.
- Critically evaluate and apply literature and
research as a base for the project work.
- To plan, implement and evaluate projects in working
- Report the process and results of the project
- Evaluate the usability of the results within own
professional field in other contexts.

Course contents

The students take part in project work related to her/his degree

Prerequisites and co-requisites

Basic studies

Previous course names

A concrete project in working life which is related to
own profession.

Additional information

För att genomföra kursen krävs en godkänd plan för
arbetslivsrelaterat projekt.
Projektet kan omfatta 5sp (133h), 10sp (266h) eller
15sp (399h)

Recommended or required reading

Denscombe, M. 2016. Forskningshandboken: för
småskaliga forskningsprojekt inom
samhällsvetenskaperna. Lund: Studentlitteratur
Eklund, S. 2011. Arbeta i projekt: individen,
gruppen, ledaren. Lund: Studentlitteratur.
Hagström, A & Mattsson, S. 2010. Att leda projekt
från start till mål. Stockholm: SISU idrottsböcker.

Study activities

  • Project- and production work/artistic activities - 148 hours
  • Individual studies - 121 hours
  • - 136 hours


  • Total workload of the course: 405 hours
  • Of which autonomous studies: 405 hours
  • Of which scheduled studies: 0 hours

Mode of Delivery

Multiform education

Assessment methods

Essays, reports, productions and portfolio

Assessment requirements

o pass the course the student should pass the
following examinations:
Approved implemented project in the working life
- Report of the process and results of the project
- Report of the time use for own work load in the


Söderström Eivor

Group size

No limit

Assignments valid until

Until further notice

Assessment methods

Date will be announced later - Reports and productions

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