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Advanced Biostatistics And Epidemiology

Mar 31, 2021  · The course will also bring up examples of utilization of epidemiological data analysis in research and practice. Epidemiological research articles will be discussed with focus on the statistical and epidemiological methods, and theoretical parts will be illustrated with discussion exercises and computer exercises with epidemiological data.

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Analytical Chemistry - umu.se

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Mar 31, 2021  · About the course The aim of the course is to give the student a solid fundament in analytical chemistry, focusing mainly on classical but still widely used wet chemical methods, combined with an overview of the instrumental techniques used in …

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Tourism GIS - umu.se

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Mar 31, 2021  · The course introduces students to computer aided analysis of spatial data using geographical information systems (GIS). Theoretical and applied cartography as well as thematic analyses of database generated maps are also included in the course. The use of GIS for studies of tourism related issues are given specific attention.

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Syllabus, Computer Organization and Architecture

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Mar 31, 2021  · On the course as a whole, the grades given are Fail (U), Pass (3) or Pass with Mark (4), or Pass with Distinction (5). In order to pass the course completely all mandatory parts must be passed as well. The final grade of the course is a summary assessment of the results and decided only after all mandatory parts are passed.

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Advanced environmental Chemistry - umu.se

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Mar 24, 2021  · The course also introduces risk assessment with relevant methodologies, processes and legislation including REACH. During the course, research-oriented excellence lectures will be given focusing on various disciplines in the subject of environmental chemistry. The course ends with an independent case study.

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Running MD applications efficiently in HPC, 26-27 April ...

Posted: (0 seconds ago) The course project will be open 1-2 weeks after the course, giving the participants the opportunity to test run examples and shorter codes related to the course. During this time, we ask that you only use it for running course related jobs. Use your own discretion, but it could be: (modified) examples from the hands-on, short personal codes ...

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Syllabus, Strategic Business Development D

Posted: (0 seconds ago) The course is directed to students aiming to become entrepreneurs as well as managers or project leaders focused on (international) business development. The course provides deepened theoretical and practical knowledge about strategy, innovation, entrepreneurship, networking and business growth and at the same time, systematically incorporates ...

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Syllabus, Management Accounting and Analysis D

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Mar 31, 2021  · Course work will be done individually and in small groups. Course work must reach an advanced level of knowledge and understanding of the subject. Module examination modes Examination is based upon a written individual hall exam and group assignments. A passing grade is required for each part of the module. The course is given and examined in ...

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Courses - umu.se

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Course dates: Nov 24-25, Dec 15-16 (2020), Feb 10-11, Mar 18-19, Apr 20-21, May 20-21 (2021) Link to schedule. Application deadline: Application is closed . In-depth courses. Didactics for university teachers. This course is built upon our knowledge of practical didactics, which means building bridges between subject knowledge and teaching ...

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Syllabus, Biochemistry - umu.se

Posted: (0 seconds ago) The course also covers the molecular mechanisms involved in the use and transfer of genetic information. The experimental part of the course, illustrates central parts of the theory and comprise classical biochemical techniques. Practicals include isolation of proteins and nucleic acids, characterisation and analysis of proteins, study of ...

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Programming in statistics

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Mar 31, 2021  · The course is based on the statistical work and programming environment R, which is an implementation of the programming language S. This environment is well on its way to become a de facto standard for professional statisticians. The program is freely available under a GPL license and the student learns how to download and install the program.

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Course: Task-based parallelism in scientific computing ...

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Content: The course mainly focuses on the task-pragmas implemented in the newer incarnations of OpenMP. Other task-based runtime systems, e.g., StarPU, and GPU offloading are briefly discussed. Format: The course will be three half-days and comprises of lectures and hands-on sessions. This is an online-only course (Zoom).

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Social and Interactive Media - umu.se

Posted: (0 seconds ago) In this course, social and interactive media is studied theoretically, based on critical theory, empirically and through an design-oriented approach. Along the course runs a common thread combining three perspectives on social and interactive media: an individual perspective that deals with the relationship between identity formation and social ...

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Neurobiology - umu.se

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Mar 31, 2021  · The course covers the following aspects: basic neuroanatomy, nerve cell specialization and function at the molecular and cellular level, neural circuit formation, activity-dependent change of synapses, sensory systems incl. coding and processing of sensory information and motor control.

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The Finite Element Method - umu.se

Posted: (0 seconds ago) The course requires 90 ECTS of which 22,5 ECTS in Calculus including a course in Multivariable Calculus, a course in Linear Algebra on basic level and a course in Numerical Methods for Partial Differential Equations on advanced level or equivalent. Proficiency in English equivalent to Swedish upper secondary course English 5/A.

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Digital Strategy - umu.se

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Mar 31, 2021  · The starting point for the course is that today's digital age demands new strategic approaches. Against this background the course covers, firstly, the concepts and models which can be used to identify and understand the strategic significance of digital technology and, secondly, detail studies and cases of digital technology strategies.

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Modelling and Simulation - umu.se

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Mar 31, 2021  · The course is divided into four parts which together aim to provide essential knowledge for modeling and simulation. 1) Introduction to dynamic systems, including Lotka-Volterra equation, with a focus on fixed points and their properties. In connection with the models in discrete time period doubling, bifurcation and chaos are also introduced.

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Master's Programme in Crisis Management and Peacebuilding

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Mar 31, 2021  · Proficiency in English equivalent to Swedish upper secondary course English A/5. A Bachelor's Degree (equivalent to a Swedish Kandidatexamen, 180 ECTS) from an internationally recognised university with 90 credits in Peace and Conflict Studies or equivalent, or a Bachelor's Degree with 90 credits in Political Science and a with minimum of 30 credits in Peace and Conflict Studies or …

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Syllabus, Health Psychology - umu.se

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Mar 31, 2021  · The course also discusses the concepts of health, stress, stress moderators, risky behaviors and health promotive behaviors as well as life style and quality of life. Moreover, the course deals with functional somatic syndromes, occupational health psychology, and epigenetics. The course content is problematized from how people are categorized ...

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Syllabus, Epidemiology

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Mar 31, 2021  · The course begins with an overview of basic epidemiological theory and concepts, such as causality, bias and third variables. Methods and measures for calculation of frequencies of disease and measures of effect are brought up and applied in practical exercises, and epidemiological study designs are introduced and discussed.

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Measurement Methods and Radiation Detectors

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Mar 31, 2021  · The course provides theoretical and experimental knowledge of the detection of ionizing radiation and a good knowledge on measurement technique. The course covers the measurement of small currents and charges, pulse height analysis, statistics and deadtime corrections. Gas-, scintillation- and semiconductor detectors are treated, as well as ...

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Advanced Fluid Mechanics

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Mar 31, 2021  · The course contains the fundamental concepts and relationships in fluid mechanics: conservation of mass, momentum and energy, and in hydrostatics: forces and torques in stationary fluids. Furthermore, the course includes concepts and relationships such as circulation, vorticity, rotating and non-rotating flows for an ideal fluid, Bernoulli's ...

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Biochemistry - umu.se

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Mar 31, 2021  · The course also covers the molecular mechanisms involved in the use and transfer of genetic information. The experimental part of the course, illustrates central parts of the theory and comprise classical biochemical techniques. Practicals include isolation of proteins and nucleic acids, characterisation and analysis of proteins, study of ...

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Causal inference - umu.se

Posted: (0 seconds ago) About the course Causal inference is the goal of many empirical studies in the health and social sciences. In a causal analysis, a causal parameter is formally defined and the underlying assumptions are explicitly stated. These assumptions clarifies the differences between experimental data and observational data for making causal conclusions.

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Syllabus, International Sports Law

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Contents Contents The purpose of the course is to provide in-depth knowledge of international sports law by studying central issues and themes, including for example the concept of international sports law, organizational framework, regulatory framework, dispute resolution in sports, athletes’ fundamental rights, anti-discrimination and protection of young athletes, athlete eligibility ...

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Course: Introduction to HPC and Kebnekaise, 2021-01-21 ...

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Jan 21, 2021  · The course project will be open 1-2 weeks after the course, giving the participants the opportunity to test run examples and shorter codes related to the course. During this time, we ask that you only use it for running course related jobs. Use your own discretion, but it could be: (modified) examples from the hands-on, short personal codes ...

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Arctic Science A - umu.se

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Mar 31, 2021  · About the course Contents The course comprises three parts. Part 1, theory part (1.5 credits) The course provides an introduction to magnetospheric physics, physics and observations of the northern lights, optical phenomena in the polar regions, pearl clouds, snow and ice-related phenomena, and the impact of climate on the Arctic environment.

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Architecture, Exploration and Reflection

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Mar 31, 2021  · Proficiency in English equivalent to Swedish upper secondary course English B/6. Apart from that, the applicant needs to have completed at least 30 higher education credits in the field of architecture, and have documented experience in the form of a portfolio and a motivation letter.

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Master's Programme in Cognitive Science

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Mar 31, 2021  · The first is a philosophy course that concerns the problem of consciousness from a philosophical perspective. The other is about the relationship between language, brain and cognition, for example, how development and representation of language is affected by cognitive factors.

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Sport and Health Psychology - umu.se

Posted: (0 seconds ago) The course also discusses concepts underlying performance and health including stress, sleep, and emotions, motivation and adherence, injury prevention and rehabilitation. Moreover, the course deals with issues related to health, sport coaching and performance considering multiple disciplines within psychology such as developmental, social, and ...

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Single subject courses - umu.se

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Mar 31, 2021  · Umeå University offers a wide variety of single subject courses taught in English. By studying courses rather than a programme, you can combine courses that lead to a degree, or add courses of your interest to your study programme.

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Linear Control Systems - umu.se

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Mar 31, 2021  · The course starts with examples on modeling of physical systems. Thereafter the description of linear time-invariant systems using transfer functions and state space models is introduced. Analysis and synthesis of linear feedback systems follow thereafter. At the end the course addresses questions regarding the design of control systems, such ...

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Syllabus, Artificial Intelligence - Methods and Applications

Posted: (0 seconds ago) On the course as a whole, the grades given are Fail (U), Pass (3) or Pass with Mark (4), or Pass with Distinction (5). In order to pass the course as a whole, all mandatory parts must be passed as well. The final grade of the course is a summary assessment of the results and decided only after all mandatory parts are passed.

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Swedish for International Students, Beginners Course I

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Mar 31, 2021  · The course provides students with a basic knowledge in Swedish at level A1 (CEFR) and is designed for international students. Content: Swedish morphology, syntax and word order. Vocabulary studies aimed at providing participants with words and phrases for everyday situations. Pronunciation studies are focused on the vowel and consonant systems ...

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Academic calendar - umu.se

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Autumn term 2019 2 September 2019–17 January 2020 Divided into four 7.5 ECTS courses with a normal study rate* 2 September 2019–1 October 2019 2 October 2019–31 October 2019 1 November 2019–3 December 2019 4 December 2019–17 January 2020 * The duration of a course can vary under certain circumstances.Spring term 2020 20 January 2020–7 June 2020 Divided into four 7.5 ECTS courses with a normal study rate* 20 January 2020–19 February 2020 20 February 2020–24 March 2020 25 March 2020–30 April 2020 1 May 2020–7 June 2020 * The duration of a course can vary under certain circumstances.Autumn term 2020 31 August 2020–19 January 2020 Divided into four 7.5 ECTS courses with a normal study rate* 31 August 2020–29 September 2020 30 September 2020–1 November 2020 2 November 2020–2 December 2020 3 December 2020–17 January 2021 * The duration of a course can vary under certain circumstan…

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Syllabus, Sociological Theory and Practice

Posted: (0 seconds ago) The course provides an advanced introduction to critical theory. It is based on the roots of Marx and the field's formation based on the Frankfurt School. The section further addresses the field's modern and contemporary ramifications in the form of post-structuralism, post-modernism, post-colonialism, queer theory and various fields of ...

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Computational Fluid Dynamics - umu.se

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Mar 22, 2021  · The course comprises a theory part of 3.5 credits, a laboratory part of 0.5 credits and a project part of 3.5 credits. Expected study results To fulfil the goals of knowledge and understanding, the student should be able to: define and thoroughly explain basic relationships and laws in …

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Arctic Ecosystems - umu.se

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Mar 31, 2021  · The course provides an overview of how controls and impacts on ecosystem processes depend on temporal and spatial scales. Excursions to various ecosystems and project work are included. The course is given by researchers at the Climate Impacts Research Centre and is …

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Syllabus, Evolutionary Biology

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Mar 31, 2021  · The course focuses on modern evolutionary theory in relation to the origins and dynamics of genetic diversity in time and space, reproductive isolation and evolutionary relationships among organismal groups. Students will investigate how interactions between the evolutionary forces mutation, recombination, selection, migration and genetic drift ...

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Syllabus, Infectious Disease Epidemiology and One Health ...

Posted: (0 seconds ago) The course will discuss surveillance system and outbreak investigation and response for infectious diseases. Notably, the course will emphasize the "One Health" paradigm, an evolving approach to tackle health as relationship between, human, animal and environment and now is using globally as one of the best strategy to confront infectious diseases.

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Advanced Spatial Analysis and Modelling - umu.se

Posted: (0 seconds ago) The course aims to develop skills and knowledge in spatial methods and analyses. The course covers different types of regression models and cluster analysis, focusing on their application in geographical analysis. The spatial analysis perspective also includes geographical information data management, visualization and analysis of spatial ...

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Change and Entrepreneurship in Organizations C

Posted: (0 seconds ago) About the course How to handle change and how to innovate and act entrepreneurially is a core question for most organizations. The course aims to provide students with an understanding of change and entrepreneurship within organizations, and to develop an active approach in dealing with external and internal change as well as in seizing entrepreneurial opportunities.

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Syllabus, Research Design and Methodology

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Mar 31, 2021  · The course ends with an oral exam. The course grade is based on an overall assessment of the performance in each part of the course examination and is finalized when all examinations have been passed. Examination based on the same syllabus as at the ordinary examination is guaranteed during two years after the first registration to the course.

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Syllabus, Industrial Design Introduction, BASIC

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Mar 31, 2021  · The course is structured in six sub-courses: Sub-course 1. Introductory project, 1,5 credits The sub-course consists of an introduction to Umeå Institute of Design and the course package Industrial Design Introduction. Work methods and educational philosophy are presented and discussed, and a basic introduction is given to the UID ...

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International Economic History (level 4) - umu.se

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Mar 31, 2021  · The course provides the student with insights about the value of different theoretical approaches and methods in comparative analyzes of the economy. Of particular interest is the ability to discern national and regional variations in different parts of the world-capitalist system since industrialization, regarding actors, institutional ...

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Degree project - umu.se

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Mar 31, 2021  · About the course An independent scientific project will be carried out throughout the course.The project may be experimental;a clinical or an epidemiological study;case study;statistical meta-analysis.The project must to a significant degree involve a deeper understanding of the discipline of medicine,ie a progression of medical knowledge.The course consists of:Planning of project;Project ...

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Structural Biology - umu.se

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Mar 31, 2021  · The course covers basic principles of macromolecular structure determination by X-ray crystallography and NMR. The goal is that the students can read and understand the technical terms in an article describing a crystal or NMR structure. 2. Laboratory work, 2 credits. In the practical part, computer graphics will be used to visualize and study ...

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Thermodynamics - umu.se

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Mar 22, 2021  · The course begins with an introduction to basic concepts as temperature, thermal equilibrium, work, heat, heat capacity and enthalpy. A statistical approach is applied to some simple model systems in order to introduce the second law of thermodynamics formulated in …

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Syllabus, Global public health

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Contents This course in global public health is an introduction to graduate studies in public health. The combination of rapid socio-economic, demographic and global environmental changes, and their potential health impacts, requires a broad conception of the determinants of population health.

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