The course takes place in period

  • 1 (2021-08-01 to 2021-10-24)
  • 2 (2021-10-25 to 2021-12-31)
  • 3 (2022-01-01 to 2022-03-13)
  • 4 (2022-03-14 to 2022-07-31)


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Type of course


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Recommended year of study


Total number of ECTS

5 cr

Competency aims

The aim of the course is for students to reflect and analyse over their own experience and the challenge he/she faced in visual storytelling.

Learning outcomes

At the end of the course the students have analysed a creative process he/she have experienced and developed deeper ability to reflect on visual storytelling and its message.

Course contents

The outcome of the course will be an essay of about 5-10 A4 pages. The essay should be "your story" about visual storytelling. Your story should be about a challenge you faced, a dilemma in real life when you worked with visual storytelling. You must write the essay in the first person, as if you were to find yourself in a challenging situation right now. Remember that you are in the creative process and you have a challenge to solve.
You should refer to the literature and films related to the same challenge as you are in the process.
The course begins with a meeting with the supervisor in witch you briefly explain your idea. Together with the supervisor you make a plan how to proceed with the work.

Prerequisites and co-requisites


Previous course names


Additional information

Please contact course administrator for more information.

Recommended or required reading

The literature is chosen based on what the essay treats and is selected specifically for each student.

Study activities

  • Individual- and group instruction - 10 hours
  • Individual studies - 125 hours


  • Total workload of the course: 135 hours
  • Of which autonomous studies: 135 hours
  • Of which scheduled studies: 0 hours

Mode of Delivery

Multiform education

Assessment methods

Essays, reports, productions and portfolio

Assessment requirements

To pass the course the student must deliver an essay as agreed with the superviser.


Nordström Robert


Nordström Robert

Group size

No limit

Assignments valid until

12 months after course has ended

The timetable of the course

Observera att kursen inte har en öppen anmälningsperiod. Intresse att delta i kursen anmäls per epost till kursens examinator. Kursen kan tas när som helst under läsåret.

Course enrolment period

2021-08-09 to 2021-09-05

Assessment methods

Date will be announced later - Reports and productions

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