Extension studies

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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 be 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 life - 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 program.

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

Referenslitteratur: 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 project.


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Group size

No limit

Assignments valid until

Until further notice

Assessment methods

Date will be announced later - Reports and productions

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