PhD basic courses in transferable skills


Sustainability in a globalized world - tools and concepts 3hp

In the context of the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), the participants will train to use some tools to identify and interpret the environmental, social and economic dimensions of sustainability in their own research topic(s) and teaching subject(s). Also training of pedagogical and collaboration skills are included in the course.

The course will be given during 8 weeks in total with 25% study pace. This course is equivalent to 10 days of full-time studies and is divided into four modules.

Admitted to a PhD program and participants of residency programmes at SLU. The course will also be open to PhD students or postdocs from other universities in the Global Challenges University Alliance (GCUA 2030).

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Sustainability in a globalized world - tools and concepts October 2021
Course leader
Elisabeth Rajala (SLU), Isabel Vogel (UK), Natalie Jellinek (SLU), Peter Aspengren (SLU), Marnie Hancke (SLU)
Course date
October 4 - November 26 (8 weeks in total with 25 % study pace)
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