Outdoor Environments for Health and Well-being - Master's Programme

Published: 01 October 2020

This webpage is for students on the Outdoor Environments for Health and Well-being - Master's Programme.

Here you will find information about the programme, your course schedule, contact information, and the documents that regulate the education. Navigate by clicking on the headings below.

You can choose to study the programme at full time or part time.

Each course contains 2 to 4 mandatory online meetings, which each consists of 2 to 3 days of lessons and examinations.

Part-time schedule 2020-21

This programme consists of blended/distance learning courses, meaning admittance to this program will not make you eligible for a residence permit in Sweden. As of now and until further notice, there will be no compulsory campus meetings.

 

Admission to latter part

Here you will find information about admission to latter parts of SLU programmes and how you apply.

In spring semester 2021 there are no available places on the programme.

Selection

If there are more qualified applicants than available places when the application period has ended, than the applicants are ranked according to how many credits they can transfer to the degree. When the applicants have equal credentials, lottery is applied.

Dates for online meetings autumn 2020 and spring 2021

Autumn semester 2020 – dates for online meetings

MP0004 Environmental Perception and Experience, 15.0 credits

Four meetings in Alnarp.

August 31 - September 2
September 30 - October 2
November 18 - 20
December 21 -22

MP0001 Place, Activity, and Human Develoment, 15.0 credits

Four meetings in Alnarp.

September 2 - 4
October 7 - 9
November 16 - 18
January 11 - 12, 2021

LK0260 Outdoor Environments for Children and Youth, 15.0 credits

Four meetings in Alnarp.

September 9 - 11
October 21 - 23
November 9 - 11
January 13 - 14, 2021

LK0306 Nature Based Interventions, 15.0 credits

Two meetings in Alnarp, one in Umeå.

September 21 - 23
October 12 - 14 (Umeå)
December 7 - 9

EX0858 Independent Project in Landscape Architecture, A2E - Outdoor Environments for Health and Well-being - Master´s Programme, 30.0  credits

EX1000 Independent project in Environmental Psychology, A2E, 30 credits

Startseminar: September 18 
Midseminar: November 5
Final seminars:  2020: September 25, November 6; 2021:  February 5, March 26, May 28, September 24

Spring semester 2021 – preliminary dates for meetings

MP0003 Research Methods for People and Environment Studies, 15.0  credits

Four meetings in Alnarp

25-27 January 2021
17-19 March
19-21 April
26-27 May

MP0002 Landscape Analysis for People and Environments Studies (15 credits)

Four meetings in Alnarp.

27-29 January 2021
15-17 March
21-23 April
24-26 May

LK0262 Health Promoting Outdoor Environments (15 credits)

Meetings in Alnarp.

20-22 January 2021
8-10 March
31 March -2 April (own work)
10-12 May

LK0344 Nature and Animal Assisted Interventions (15 credits)

Two meetings in Alnarp and one in Skara.

18-20 January 2021 in Alnarp
3-5 March in Skara
17-19 May in Alnarp

EX0858 Independent project in Landscape Architecture, A2E – Outdoor Environments for Health and Well-being (30 credits)

EX1000 Independent project in Environmental Psychology, A2E, 30 credits

Facts
  • This programme consists of blended/distance learning courses and is taught in English. Each course contains 2 to 4 mandatory online meetings, which each consists of 2 to 3 days of lessons and examinations.
  • The name of the programme in Swedish is masterprogrammet Utemiljö för hälsa och välbefinnande.

Contact

Programme director of studies - Outdoor Environments for health and well-being

Elisabeth von Essen, Researcher at the Department of Work Science, Business Economics and Environmental Psychology
Telephone:+46 (0)40-415529
E-mail: elisabeth.von.essen@slu.se

Contact the education officer if you have any questions about study programme  regulations. Annica Thomsson, phone +46 (0)40-41 5003, E-mail: annica.thomsson@slu.se

Contact the education administrator if you have any questions about LADOK registration, certificates or courses. Karoline Schua, phone +46 (0)40-41 5034, E-mail: karoline.schua@slu.se

For information about credit transfer, please mail to: credittransfer@slu.se

Page editor: boel.sandskar@slu.se