Cultivating Transformational Communities
Course, Master's level, 5SD318
This course has been discontinued.
Spring 2024 Spring 2024, Flexible, 50%, Distance learning, English
The course is cancelled.
- Pace of study
- Teaching form
- Distance learning
- Number of mandatory on-campus meetings
- Number of optional on-campus meetings
- Instructional time
- Study period
- 25 March 2024–2 June 2024
- Language of instruction
- Entry requirements
A Bachelor's degree, equivalent to a Swedish Kandidatexamen, from an internationally recognised university, and Introduction to Transformative Game Design, 7.5 credits, and Transformative Game Design 1, 7.5 credits. Proficiency in English equivalent to the Swedish upper secondary course English 6.
Higher education credits (maximum 285 credits)
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 and tuition fees.
- Application fee: SEK 900
- First tuition fee instalment: SEK 15,000
- Total tuition fee: SEK 15,000
- Application code
About the course
Do you want to use analogue role-playing games in your career in the helping profession? At the Department of Game Design, you can study the power of transformative play as a vehicle for personal and social growth. Building on the work done in the previous courses Introduction to Transformative Game Design, Transformative Game Design 1 and Transformative Game Design 2, this course will examine best practices from leisure, therapeutic, and educational playful communities with an emphasis on establishing and maintaining safety. It's a fourth of four (4) courses which together make you eligible for the Certificate in Transformative Game Design.
Outline for distance course: The course is net-based and has no mandatory physical meetings. To follow the course, you will need a computer with internet connection.
The course is cancelled for the spring semester of 2024 and is replaced by the course Cultivating Transformational Communities, course code 5SD320.