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KI, Uppsala University, Sophiahemmet University and Mälardalen University have been granted funding to set up a new research school: the Mälardalen Region’s Research School in Healthcare Science”.
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Karolinska Institutet's programme of study is expanding. From autumn 2023, KI will offer a new Master's Programme in Biomedical Laboratory Science. The programme is given in Swedish and aimed at working professionals.
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The results of the Graduation survey show that students at KI are satisfied with their education and feel prepared for their future professional life. The students' answers provide important perspectives and ideas for the development of education.
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Take part in several sessions on team-based learning (TBL) during Spring 2023, both on introductory and advanced level.
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Audience: Medarbetare
From course-level teaching to strategic educational work. Ewa Ehrenborg, professor of molecular cardiovascular medicine at The Department of Medicine, Solna (MedS) began teaching even before she graduated from the medical programme. Next year, she will take over as Academic Vice President of Higher Education at Karolinska Institutet.
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The KIPRIME Podcast provides a broad and evidence-based panorama over the global cutting-edge research in medical education. During Autumn 2022 new episodes are launched.
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What does continuous learning mean to us, and what can it look like in practice? These questions were the focus for the 170 participants who participated in the two day Educational Congress. The congress was permeated by meetings, inspiration and exchange of knowledge and experiences in the field. Among the activities at the congress, KI's pedagogical policy was launched.
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Audience: Medarbetare
A new toolkit aimed at supporting the integration of equal opportunities into the courses and programmes you teach is now available via Canvas.
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Audience: Medarbetare
During the beginning of the autumn semester, KI-students will receive an important survey in their inbox. It is a survey on equal opportunities for students that is sent out with the aim to further develop KI's preventive work against discrimination.
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The hearing for the election of the Academic Vice President and Vice Chairperson of the Committee for Higher Education included questions about, among other things, skills supply and teaching. The elections opened for voters on 25 August and will run for a week.
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Audience: Medarbetare
Klinisk neurovetenskap, Medicin, Solna, Neurobiologi, vårdvetenskap och samhälle, Onkologi-Patologi
Join us at KI's Educational Congress in September, where for two days we will focus on continuous learning, both for the individual and the organization. The full program is now published: keynote speakers and a series of short communication and workshops covering different themes. Register for the congress now!
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Audience: Medarbetare
All staff and students are now invited to nominate candidates for the election onto the Faculty Board and the committees of Higher Education, Doctoral Education and Research. New members are also to be elected onto the Faculty Council.
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This is a real super election year and Sweden’s politicians are busy campaigning. This autumn will also see a number of important academic elections at KI. University Director Katarina Bjelke hopes that people’s interest in the general election will spill over onto the university.
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Audience: Medarbetare
The Internationalisation Advisory Council has set aside SEK 500,000 for activities or projects that promote internationalisation at home for education at the undergraduate and advanced level.
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Audience: Medarbetare
The European Commission has made it possible for higher education institutions that have mobility funds from Erasmus for their own students, to use them instead for incoming students from Ukraine.
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Karolinska Institutet has been invited by STINT (The Swedish Foundation for International Cooperation in Research and Higher Education) to nominate two candidates and a backup candidate to participate in the exchange programme for teaching staff called Teaching Sabbatical.
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Audience: Medarbetare
KI’s Nomination Assembly has issued its shortlist of candidates ahead of the academic vice presidential election for the committees for Higher Education, Doctoral Education and Research.
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The call covers up to 17 grants for partial financing of doctoral education at KI that shall be used to pay for doctoral student’s salaries.
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Björn Meister at the Department of Neuroscience is awarded the 2022 prize for his long-standing commitment to teaching at several of Karolinska Institutet's educational programmes.
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Audience: Medarbetare
Take part in several sessions on team-based learning (TBL) during Autumn 2022, both on introductory and advanced level.
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Audience: Medarbetare
The results of the alumni survey show that a large majority of alumni are satisfied with their education at KI, and would recommend KI to others.
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Audience: Medarbetare
Take part in webinars with a focus on teaching and learning. Workshops and discussions for you as a teacher who want to exchange experiences and be inspired.
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To improve and develop digitalization within KI’s education sector, is a part of “KI’s strategy for information management 2019-2022”. An ongoing project will deliver a proposal of goals to improve information management and IT-systems related to education.
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Audience: Medarbetare
The process for conducting the 2022 academic elections has now begun. All employees and students at KI have now the opportunity to nominate candidates for the assignments as academic vice presidents at KI.
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Audience: Medarbetare
Medicin, Huddinge
The Swedish Higher Education Authority is currently auditing a number of study programmes at KI in order, amongst other purposes, to judge how well they achieve the intended learning outcomes as regards skills and abilities. The audit begins with a self-rating by the programme responsible at KI (in KI’s case, the respective Department or the Committee for Higher Education).
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The February sun was glittering in the glazed facades when Karolinska Institutet welcomed Minister for Education Anna Ekström on Monday 28 February. Meanwhile, the situation grew gloomier in Ukraine, which was demonstrated by, amongst other things, a lecture in disaster medicine.
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Nominations must include the information as requested on the Nomination form and emailed to: fonder@ki.se
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Audience: Medarbetare
Take part in a new series of webinars with a focus on teaching and learning. Workshops and discussions for you as a teacher who want to exchange experiences and be inspired.
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Audience: Medarbetare
One of the five focus areas in “KI's strategy for information management 2019-2022” is to improve and develop digitalization within KI’s education sector. To make the right priorities, we need help from those of you who often handle education information and use the systems we have today. Are you interested in digitization and see a potential for improvement, please join our workshops.
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16 December, 2021
Course: Course design
Through the course Course design (“Kursdesign”) you can deepen your ability to design courses that support students' learning based on a goal-based framework.
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Audience: Medarbetare
A lecturer and chief dentist at the Department of Dental Medicine, a senior lecturer at the Institute of Environmental Medicine and a lecturer at the Department of Laboratory Medicine are new members of KI's Pedagogical Academy. They possess deep and extensive knowledge of higher education pedagogy and show in different ways how they put the student's learning at the heart.
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On 29 May, the government announced that as of 15 June, higher education institutions may return to campus-based teaching. The recommendations issued by the Swedish Public Health Agency for containing the spread of the virus apply as much to HEIs as they do to general society, and require a responsible approach to the planning of a return to campus-based teaching.
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An opportunity to be recognized for your pedagogical achievements, apply to the Pedagogical Academy.
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Next autumn KI will launch a new medical programme to gradually replace the current one. The Swedish Higher Education Authority (UKÄ) has now granted Karolinska Institutet degree-awarding powers for the new programme, making KI one of seven Swedish universities authorised to issue medical degrees.
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Matilda Ernkrans, minister for Higher Education and Research, visited KI on 23 October. She met students, faculty, researchers and the university management, who described how they had adapted to the ongoing pandemic.
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Since 15 June, the requirements for distance learning have been eased and this autumn there will be a gradual return to KI's campus. But the unusual spring semester has yielded valuable lessons and experiences. Head of Division Ann Langius-Eklöf and lecturer Carina Georg recount what it was like for the nursing education programmes – to work against the clock.
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On 17 March 2020, the Public Health Agency of Sweden encourages Swedish universities and upper-secondary schools to conduct distance learning in order to reduce the spread of COVID-19. The campus closes on 18 March, but teaching must continue. For KI’s teachers, it’s the start of an intensive undertaking, one that proved particularly challenging for the Unit for Teaching and Learning.
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In order for students to continue their education, Karolinska Institutet (KI) has decided to make it possible to, during the summer, provide courses and activities that due to the prevailing pandemic could not be completed during the spring term.
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In order to simplify planning for both teachers and students, the Committee for Higher Education has decided that teaching at the basic and advanced levels will take place via distance for the remainder of the spring term.
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We are now initiating the recruitment of seven new professors in a strategic effort to reinforce the educational development of our programmes and to improve the conditions for a close collaboration between research and education.
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08-06-2022