Welcome to the course Perspective on behavioural science of religion, 7,5 credits!

On this page you will find information about your course, course registration and more. Here you will also find your course syllabus and the course timetable.

Course information

This course is a full-time course given between weeks 46-50.
Name of course

Perspective on behavioural science of religion (Beteendevetenskapliga perspektiv på religion 7,5 hp)

Course code


Application code

13205 master, 13229 fristående


Faculty of Education and Business

Course co-ordinator

Åke Tilander

E-mail: atr@hig.se

Telephone: 0046 26-648644

Course administration

Monika Karlsson


Register on your course!

In order to register on your course, you first need to create a user account. Read more about how to activate your user account in our guide, "Five steps to get started".

If you do not register on time, you will lose your place on the course. Please contact your course administrator before the end of the registration period if you are experiencing problems with course registration.

If you are conditionally admitted you are not able to register on the course yourself.

Period for course registration: 4 November - 10 November

About the course

Course syllabus, reading list and timetable

Course syllabus, reading list and timetable

Course organisation and communication

Course organisation

Welcome to the course Perspectives on behavioural science of religion, 7.5 credits. The course introduction will take place on Friday 15 November at 2:15 PM-4 PM. You may participate at the campus of Gävle in room 31321 or connect using Zoom by the following link: https://hig-se.zoom.us/my/room31321. It will also be possible to see the recording of the webbmeeting afterwards through a link in BlackBoard.

Varmt välkommen till kursen Beteendevetenskapliga perspektiv på religion. Kursstarten kommer att äga rum fredag 15 november 14:15-16. Du kan delta på plats i Gävle i sal 31321 eller ansluta till webbmötet med hjälp av Zoom genom att följande länk: https://hig-se.zoom.us/my/room31321 eller titta på inspelningen i efterhand, länk läggs ut i BlackBoard.


The teaching of the course will be through webbmeetings using Zoom. You can find more information about Zoom here: https://www.hig.se/Ext/En/University-of-Gavle/Library/Learning-Center/Web-meetings-with-Zoom.html

You can find the schedule for the course here: https://kronox.hig.se (you can use RVA002 as a search item).

You may participate in the webbmeetings at the campus of Gävle in room 31321 or connect using Zoom by the following link: https://hig-se.zoom.us/my/room31321. It will also be possible to see the recordings of the webbmeetings afterwards through a link in BlackBoard.

You will find more information about the course in the platform BlackBoard: https://lms.hig.se as soon as the course has started. In BlackBoard you will find the study tutorial and your assignments as soon as the course has started.

Undervisningen ges bland annat i form av webbmöten genom Zoom. Mer information om Zoom hittar du här: https://www.hig.se/Ext/Sv/Biblioteket/Learning-Center/Webbkonferensverktyg/Webbmoten-via-Zoom.html

Schemat för kursen hittar du här: https://kronox.hig.se (använd gärna kurskoden som sökord RVA002)

Du kan antingen delta på plats i den lokal som anges i schemat (31321), eller koppla upp dig till mötet med hjälp av Zoom (använd länken: https://hig-se.zoom.us/my/room31321), eller titta på den inspelade undervisningen i efterhand, länk kommer att finnas i BlackBoard.

Vi kommer också att använda oss av BlackBoard som kursplatform. BlackBoard hittar du här: https://lms.hig.se I BlackBoard kommer de detaljerade studieinstruktionerna och de examinatoriska uppgifterna att publiceras i samband med kursstarten.

Övrig information
Once again: Welcome!

Återigen Varmt välkommen!

Åke Tilander

Course evaluation

Course evaluation

After your course has finished you will be sent a we-based course evaluation questionnaire via e-mail. Your participation in the course evaluation is very valuable to us and you comments will help improve and develop the course further. All students registered on the course will receive a report of the course evaluation with all comments compiled.

General information

Hig.se/student is our student webpage where you can find useful links and information about your studies. Here you will also find a news feed where we publish study-related news.

IT support
You can contact IT support if you encounter any problems with your user account or any other IT related problems. The IT support is open for visits 09.00-15.00 in the Student Centre, building 22, Monday to Friday. You can also contact them by telephone +46 26 64 88 00 or e-mail itsupport@hig.se

The library is located in the middle of the campus and is open to everybody. Welcome to the library to activate your entrance card as a library card. You can reach all digital resources such as e-books and e-journals after logging in with your user account.

Student support
Sometimes you need help to manage your studies and student life. At the University of Gävle we have several support functions to help you deal with various study-related situations, such as, for example, student health and welfare and support for students with disabilities.

The Student Centre
At the Student Centre you will meet knowledgeable staff who can assist you in just about anything regarding your studies at the University of Gävle. The Student Centre is located in building 22. You can also find a café in this area and a TV displays showing study-related information and the daily timetabling. You can contact the Student Centre by e-mail at studentcentrum@hig.se

Web meetings with Zoom
Zoom are a services for web meetings at the University of Gävle. You usually need a webcam and headset with a microphone.

Published by: Lisa Olsson Page responsible: Lisa Olsson Updated: 2019-06-19
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