|Translation of the Swedish course syllabus|
|Challenges for Emerging Cities: Open Lab Multidisciplinary Project Course, 15 credits|
|(Utmaningar för den växande staden, multidisciplinär projektkurs inom OpenLab, 15 högskolepoäng)|
|Subject area:||Other Subjects|
|Main field of study:||No main subject|
|Academic school:||School of Natural Sciences, Technology and Environmental Studies|
|Disciplinary domain:||Technology 100%|
|Education cycle:||Second-cycle (Master)|
|Progressive specialisation:||A1N (Second cycle. Entry requirements: completed first-cycle course/s)|
|Language of instruction:||English|
|Valid from:||VT 2015 (spring semester)|
This course syllabus was validated by the Faculty Board for Natural Sciences, Technology and Environmental Studies at Södertörn University on 2014-09-05 according to the stipulations in the Higher Education Ordinance.
The equivalent of English B and Degree of Bachelor in Humanities, Social Sciences, Technology or Natural sciences.
Upon completion of the course, the student is able to:
|4.||Course content, modules and examinations
The course is offered within OpenLab and is based on a multidisciplinary collaboration where students and faculty from Karoliska Institutet, the Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm University and Södertörn University work with clients from the City of Stockholm, Stockholm County Council and the County Administrative Board of Stockholm.
Students work on a project basis on design and organising innovation partnerships across different fields of knowledge with the aim of solving practical social issues.
1001, Challenges for Emerging Cities, 15 credits
(Utmaningar för den växande staden, 15 högskolepoäng)
Grades permitted: U/G
The course consists of mandatory lectures and workshops within the selected development project.
- Attendance at lectures and the workshops within the selected development project
- Written and oral presentation of the innovation project
- Individual reflection report
|The grading criteria are distributed prior to the start of a course or module.|
If there are changes in the reading list between semesters, a new list for the next semester is to be validated no later than July 15 and December 15 respectively.
|8.||Restrictions on accreditation
The course may not be accredited as part of a degree if the contents are partly or wholly the same as a course previously taken in Sweden or elsewhere.