The course takes place in period

4 (2023-03-20 to 2023-07-31)


Professional studies

Teaching language


Type of course


Cycle/level of course


Recommended year of study


Total number of ECTS

5 cr

Competency aims

Cultural Policy and Cultural Heritage

SDG:s 5, 8, 9, 16 and 17

Learning outcomes

- be familiar with the structure of the public
cultural sector, its operators and decision-making
- be familiar with the main cultural political
strategies and their importance
- be familiar with the main questions and issues
discussed within the field of cultural heritage
- know the main theories as well as the practical
multidisciplinary networks in the field of
cultural policy
- understand the possibilities of cooperation with
various branches of the public sector, which
support culture
- recognize the possibilities of advocacy in
cultural politics

Course contents

Cultural Management and Culture Policy

As a cultural manager, you often end up in a

situation where your

festival, your event, your theater production,

etc. way towards other


The cultural producer's task is to make art and

culture visible in

society. If a politician asks you questions like

"what's culture," "Why

is art important?", You must have a convincing

answer to it. You must

know the essence of your business and be able to

argue for the


Course structure:

The course begins by developing your knowledge

current trends in cultural policy and cultural

policy debate.

Day 1-3.

Learning Objectives:


- develops insight into how art and creativity

Handled politically politically both nationally

and internationally

develops an insight on how to work with new

business models for art

- Learn central concepts for cultural policy

- Attend workshops on culture and cultural policy

To do:


- read texts for today's time study opportunity

- You develop your ability to debate such topics

as you or someone

else considers to be central to cultural policy

and or society.

Prerequisites and co-requisites


Previous course names

Kulturpolitik 1& 2

Additional information


Recommended or required reading

Literature in itslearning in connection with


Study activities

  • Lectures - 20 hours
  • Excursions and demonstrations - 10 hours
  • Individual- and group instruction - 55 hours
  • Individual studies - 50 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

4 wholes

Task 1&2) Cultural policy debate, oral and written

presentation (20 points)

Task 3) Hemtent individual part (30p)

Task 4) Seminar (20 points)

Task 5) Cultural Heritage

workshops (20 points)

Task 6) Activity (10p)

Grade 5: 90-100 p

Rating 4: 80-89 p

Grade 3: 70-79 p

Grade 2: 60-69 p

Grade 1: 50-59 p

Fail: 0-49 p

P stands for points.

Thus, the minimum required to pass the course 50

points gain obtained from all five modules or

minimum 3



  • Träskman Tomas
  • Ådahl Susanne


Träskman Tomas

Group size

No limit (15 students enrolled)

Assignments valid until

12 months after course has ended

Course enrolment period

2023-03-06 to 2023-04-02

Assessment methods

Date will be announced later - Reports and productions

Room reservations
Date Time Room Title Description Organizer
2023-03-14 10:00 - 12:00 D4109 Kulturpolitik och kulturarv Ådahl Susanne
2023-03-15 09:30 - 11:30 B327 Kulturpolitik och kulturarv Träskman Tomas
2023-03-21 10:00 - 12:30 Kulturpolitik och kulturarv Studiebesök på SLS (Svenska litteratursällskapet), vi träffas vid ingången. Riddaregatan 5, huvudingången finns på gatunivå på Kyrkogatans sida. Träskman Tomas
Ådahl Susanne
2023-03-24 10:00 - 13:00 Kulturpolitik och kulturarv Vi träffas vid Helinä Rautavaara etnografiska museum klo 10 i Esbo, Brogatan 11, ankomst instruktioner finns här (skrolla ner): Träskman Tomas
Ådahl Susanne
2023-03-28 10:00 - 12:00 D4109 Kulturpolitik och kulturarv Ådahl Susanne
2023-03-29 13:15 - 15:00 B327 Kulturpolitik och kulturarv Träskman Tomas
2023-04-04 10:00 - 12:00 A409 Kulturpolitik och kulturarv Vi träffas på Arcada i klassen, men fortsätter sedan ut. Klä er enligt väder. Ådahl Susanne
2023-04-18 10:00 - 12:00 D4109 Kulturpolitik och kulturarv Ådahl Susanne
2023-04-19 09:30 - 11:30 B326 Kulturpolitik och kulturarv Träskman Tomas
2023-05-02 13:00 - 14:30 Kulturpolitik och kulturarv Ådahl Susanne
2023-05-22 13:00 - 15:00 B327 Kulturpolitik och kulturarv Träskman Tomas

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