Course syllabus

Samhällsbyggnad ur ett tvärdisciplinärt hållbarhetsperspektiv
Built Environment in a Transdisciplinary Perspective of Sustainability

VFTN70, 7,5 credits, A (Second Cycle)

Valid for: 2021/22
Faculty: Faculty of Engineering, LTH
Decided by: PLED L
Date of Decision: 2021-03-12

General Information

Elective for: A5, L5, V5
Language of instruction: The course will be given in Swedish


The aim of the course is that the course should provide a deeper understanding of the meaning / usefulness of the own (already acquired) knowledge and skills. Training in the future professional role as an engineer / surveyor / architect with special focus on working in multidisciplinary groups.

Learning outcomes

Knowledge and understanding
For a passing grade the student must


Competences and skills
For a passing grade the student must


Judgement and approach
For a passing grade the student must



The students use their already acquired knowledge, skills and attitudes in a multidisciplinary work around a topic in the field of community building.

Examination details

Grading scale: UG - (U,G) - (Fail, Pass)
Assessment: Approved project assignment. Mandatory attendance at lectures, exercises and supervision.

The examiner, in consultation with Disability Support Services, may deviate from the regular form of examination in order to provide a permanently disabled student with a form of examination equivalent to that of a student without a disability.


Admission requirements:

The number of participants is limited to: 30
Selection: The course is only given if there are at least 5 students per program (A, L, V). Maximum 10 students from each program. Selection criteria: Number of points within the program.
The course might be cancelled: If the number of applicants is less than 15.

Contact and other information

Teacher: Professor Erik Serrano,
Teacher: Professor Christer Malmström,
Course coordinator: Fredrik Warnquist,