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First and second cycle education

In this section you can find guidelines, steering documents and regulations that apply to first and second cycle education at the Faculty of Social Sciences. You also read about different sorts of support for educational development.

Steering documents and regulations

All documents open in a new taab.

Procedures for establishing courses and approving course syllabi in the first and second cycles (PDF 91 kB)

When establishing new course syllabi, use the templates below.

Course syllabi instructions, Faculty of Social Sciences (PDF 114 kB)

Template for course syllabi for elective internship courses (PDF kB)

The faculty’s Course Syllabus Committee is also available to provide support for work on course syllabi. For example, you can turn to the Course Syllabus Committee to get feedback on a course syllabus.

Read more about the Course Syllabus Committee

Educational development

With this call for applications the faculty wishes to encourage projects and ideas for development activities that promote education in a broad sense.

Learn more about educational development funding

Apply to have your teaching qualifications assessed and be admitted to the faculty’s Teaching Academy as a Qualified Teaching Practitioner (QTP) or Excellent Teaching Practitioner (ETP).

Read more about applying for assessment of teaching skills

Courses are offered by the Division for Higher Education Development as well as the faculties.

Learn more about courses for teaching in higher education

Teaching and learning in a digital world

Lund University provides support for different digital tools used for teaching. On the website you will find information and instructions for digital tools as well as courses and workshops where you can learn more and get tips on how to develop your teaching. You can also subscribe to the Unit for Educational Services' newsletter to stay up to date.

Teaching and learning online –

Courses and workshops on digital tools -

Guidance regarding AI -

Student support -


Malin Schatz
Educational Director
Faculty Office
+46 46 222 72 64
malin [dot] schatz [at] sam [dot] lu [dot] se (malin[dot]schatz[at]sam[dot]lu[dot]se)

Mårten Frostgård
Programme Coordinator
+46 46 222 83 18
marten [dot] frostgard [at] sam [dot] lu [dot] se (marten[dot]frostgard[at]sam[dot]lu[dot]se)

Marie Steiner
Faculty Coordinator
Faculty Office
+ 46 46 222 48 93
marie [dot] steiner [at] sam [dot] lu [dot] se

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