Welcome to the course Alcohol and Psychoactive Drugs 7,5cr

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 half-time Campus course given between weeks 46-03.
Name of course

Alcohol and Psychoactive Drugs

Course code

SAA024

Application code

15141, 15105, 15124, 15125, 15126, 15104

Faculty

Faculty of health and occupational studies

Course co-ordinator

Name: Therésé von Braun

Email: therese.von.braun@hig.se

Phone: 026-648221

Course administration

Namn: Lena Hjelm

Email: studentsupport@hig.se

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: November 4 – November 10

About the course

Course syllabus, reading list and timetable

Course syllabus, reading list and timetable

Course organisation and communication

Course organisation

This is an online course with no obligatory meetings at University of Gävle. All lectures and seminars will be held online.

Methods of teaching include lectures, group work and seminars. Lectures will be held in English. Seminars will be held in Swedish or English.

Examination is done in the form of seminars, written assignments, and written final examination. Examinations will be held in English or Swedish.

Communication

Communication with your instructors takes place on Blackboard and Zoom. Please visit the Blackboard page for course information and the Study guide.

You will need a computer, good Internet connection and a Headset to follow this course.

Written exams

Written exams

Registration for exams, including re-takes, is mandatory. You can register for exams via Ladok. You need to register at least ten days before the exam date. If you fail to register you will only be able to sit your exam if there is a n empty place in the exam hall.

If you are a distance study student and want to take your exam off-campus, you need to apply to do so at least three weeks prior to the exam date.

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
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

Library
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: 2019-07-03
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