Innovation Game: A Summer School Applying Serious Game Design in Health Care and Education 2019/2020 (5 credits)

Summer 2019, 100 %, Campus

Start date: 5 August 2019

End date: 30 August 2019

Application Deadline: 15 March 2019

Enrolment Code: UU-43601 Application

Language of Instruction: English

Location: Visby

Selection: Higher education credits (maximum 285 credits)

Entry Requirements: A minimum of 150 credits. English proficiency, normally attested by means of an internationally recognised test such as TOEFL or IELTS


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Application Fee: SEK 900

Tuition fee, first semester: SEK 12083

Tuition fee, total: SEK 12083

About the course:

The course provides knowledge on innovative processes and innovative thinking as a tool to solve need-based problems in interdisciplinary teams. With practical applications of "serious games" the focus is on creating solutions that can promote changes in health care and encourage to healthy lifestyles. Game design will also be used as an educational tool to improve the four pillars of learning; critical thinking, communication, collaboration and creativity.

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Department of Medical Biochemistry and Microbiology

BMC Husargatan 3 752 37 UPPSALA

Box 582, 751 23 UPPSALA

Telephone: 018-471 4444

Fax: 018-471 4673


Erik Olsson