Innovation Game: A Summer School Applying Serious Game Design in Health Care and Education, 5 credits

Academic year 2021/2022

  • Summer 2021, 100%, Campus

    Start date: 2 August 2021

    End date: 22 August 2021

    Application deadline: 15 March 2021

    Application code: UU-43106 Application

    Language of instruction: English

    Location: Uppsala

    Selection: Higher education credits (maximum 285 credits)

    Registration: 28 April 2021 – 18 June 2021

Entry requirements: 150 credits. All applicants need to verify English language proficiency equivalent to the course English 6 in the Swedish secondary school.


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 12,083

Tuition fee, total: SEK 12,083

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 Women's and Children's Health

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

Akademiska sjukhuset, 751 85 UPPSALA


Erik Olsson