Comprehensive project-based learning method in Sweden: best practices in higher education system

Professional development program
Format

Study visit

Date

March 11–19, 2024

Location

Stockholm, Sweden

Price

€1800

About the program

The program "Comprehensive Project-Based Learning in Sweden: Best Practices in Higher Education" aims to explore Swedish best practices in education, providing participants with a unique opportunity to delve into the methodology that successfully integrates academic and practical learning components. The program strives not only aims to uncover the essence of comprehensive project-based learning, but also to analyze its impact on the development of creative thinking, critical analysis and social skills of students.
Drawing on the advanced experience of Swedish educational institutions, this program will offer participants the opportunity for in-depth study of comprehensive project-based learning methodology, identify key aspects of successful implementation, and explore practical methods of assessing and supporting students throughout the learning process.

The goal of the program is to create a space for the exchange of knowledge and experience among educational specialists, researchers and practitioners, with the aim of implementing advanced techniques into their own educational practices and contributing to the improvement of education quality in accordance with modern requirements and challenges of society

Program

March 11, Monday

Arrival in Stockholm
  • Meeting at the airport, transfer
  • Accommodation in a 3-star hotel

March 12, Tuesday

Breakfast at the hotel
Greetings to the participants
  • Meeting the experts and coordinator
  • Program presentation
Meeting at the Research Support Office of Stockholm University
Round table discussion “Project-based learning as a mandatory structural element of the modern EU education system”

March 13, Wednesday

Breakfast at the hotel
Stockholm University
Workshop “Methodology of project-based learning in the higher education system”
Visit to the Albano science and education complex, Stockholm University, Royal Institute of Technology

March 14, Thursday

Breakfast at the hotel
Stockholm University
Workshop “Project-based learning methology: how to develop a project for an academic discipline. Part 1"
Visit to Royal Institute of Technology

March 15, Friday

Breakfast at the hotel
Stockholm University
Workshop “Project-based learning methology: how to develop a project for an academic discipline. Part 2"
Visit to Karolinska Institutet

March 16-17, Saturday, Sunday

Breakfast at the hotel
Free time

March 18, Monday

Breakfast at the hotel
Stockholm University
Workshop “Project-based learning methology: how to develop a project for an academic discipline. Part 3"
Visit to the Faculty of Didactics, meeting with lecturers, Stockholm University
  • Independent work on creating educational projects using provided templates
  • Presentation of developed projects. Certificate awarding. Stockholm University

March 19, Tuesday

Breakfast at the hotel
Departure, transfer to the airport

The cost includes

Accommodation

  • Double occupancy, 7 nights
  • 3-star hotel 

Meals

  • Breakfast at the hotel
  • The cost of meals is covered by the participants

Transfer

  • To and from Stockholm airport
  • Payment for public transportation tickets during the program, when needed. Most meetings will be within walking distance

Visa support

  • Communication with the consulate
  • Arrangement of official invitation letters

Support

  • Group coordinator assistance
  • Trainer guidance

Fees

  • Trainer fees
  • Speakers/lecturers fees
  • Group coordinator fees

Materials

  • Preparation and printing of educational materials
  • Preparation and printing of certificates

Communications

  • Communication with the university and organizations
  • Working meetings during the preparation period

Documentation

  • Document management
  • Preparation of letters and mailings

Cost of participation

1800 euros for each participant
Discount for a group of 10 or more people!

To submit an application