IT and Society, 15 credits
Academic year 2023/2024
Autumn 2023, 50%, Campus
Start date: 28 August 2023
End date: 14 January 2024
Application deadline: 17 April 2023
Application code: UU-11205 Application
Language of instruction: English
Selection: Higher education credits in science and engineering (maximum 240 credits)
Registration: 28 July 2023 – 4 September 2023
Entry requirements: 120 credits including 60 credits in computer science/engineering/information systems. Proficiency in English equivalent to the Swedish upper secondary course English 6.
If you are not a citizen of a European Union (EU) or European Economic Area (EEA) country, or Switzerland, you are required to pay application or tuition fees. Formal exchange students will be exempted from tuition fees, as well as the application fee. Read more about fees.
Application fee: SEK 900
Tuition fee, first semester: SEK 36,250
Tuition fee, total: SEK 36,250
About the course
The provides insights, both theoretically and practically, in the interplay between technology, users, and designers, with special emphasis on group dynamics and team collaboration. The course is offered on a project basis in collaboration with real users, probably the University Hospital in Uppsala, and also includes working with students located in other countries. The course is aimed to enhance the ability to handle complex and multifaceted problems, and report writing.
Department of Information Technology
hus 10, Lägerhyddsvägen 1
Box 337, 751 05 UPPSALA