Master's Thesis in Implementation Science, Transformational Learning and Sustainability, 30 credits

Academic year 2022/2023

  • Spring 2023, 100%, Distance learning

    Start date: 16 January 2023

    End date: 4 June 2023

    Application deadline: 17 October 2022

    Application code: UU-93111 Application

    Language of instruction: English

    Location: Flexible

    Selection: Students are selected based on a total appraisal of:

    • the quantity and quality of previous university studies with emphasis on grades in relevant fields,
    • a statement of purpose describing your interest in the course
    • a summary in English (maximum one page) of a research project, or similar, performed during the Bachelor's studies; and
    • relevant work experience.

    Outline for distance course: The course will be undertaken online, for example via Zoom. Communication between student and Master’s thesis supervisor will be mediated online via communication platforms such as Zoom, email and Studium. In order to participate in this distance course students will need access to internet, a PC or Mac computer and a web browser, for example Google Chrome, and a headset with microphone and speakers. Examination consists of a written and oral presentation of the Master’s thesis and to serve as an opponent for another student’s thesis within the Master's thesis course. The tasks and activities making up the exam will be mediated via an online communication platform.

    Number of mandatory meetings on campus: 0

    Number of voluntary meetings on campus: 0

    Registration: 15 December 2022 – 15 January 2023

Entry requirements: A Bachelor's degree, equivalent to a Swedish Kandidatexamen, from an internationally recognised university. Internship in Learning for Sustainable Development and Global Health, 15 credits. Proficiency in English equivalent to the Swedish upper secondary course English 6.

Fees:

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 72,500

Tuition fee, total: SEK 72,500

About the course

Through the independent thesis work, you will increase your ability to formulate, delimit and examine practices of implementation science, transformational learning and sustainability. In addition, you will be given training in undertaking a literature review and in communicating scientific results both orally and in writing.

More information

Contact

Department of Women's and Children's Health

MTC-huset, Dag Hammarskjölds väg 14B, 1 tr 752 37 Uppsala

Akademiska sjukhuset, 751 85 UPPSALA

Email: kbh@kbh.uu.se

Neil Powell

Email: neil.powell@swedesd.uu.se