Internship in Learning for Sustainable Development and Global Health, 15 credits

Academic year 2022/2023

  • The course is cancelled.

    Autumn 2022, 100%, Distance learning

    Start date: 29 August 2022

    End date: 6 November 2022

    Application deadline: 19 April 2022

    Application code: UU-43118

    Language of instruction: English

    Location: Flexible

    Selection: All qualified applicants will be admitted.

    Outline for distance course: The course will be undertaken online, for example via Zoom. Communication between student and the internship 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 assignment and an oral presentation of the assignment. 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

Entry requirements: A Bachelor's degree, equivalent to a Swedish Kandidatexamen, from an internationally recognised university. Introduction to Sustainable Development, 7.5 credits, Introduction to Implementation Science, 7.5 credits, Power, Equity and Transformation, 15 credits, Governance for Sustainability, 15 credits, and Implementation Methods and Design, 15 credits. 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

This course consists of a minimum of an 8-week full-time internship within an organisation that has clear relevance to learning for sustainable development and global health. The student will be responsible for securing the internship and an external supervisor within the host organisation, which the academic supervisor must approve. In consultation with the student, the external supervisor will establish a work plan for the entire period of the internship.

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Department of Women's and Children's Health

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

Akademiska sjukhuset, 751 85 UPPSALA


Neil Powell