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  1. 1. MALMÖ UNIVERSITY IN BRIEF <ul><li>The university was established on 1 July 1998 </li></ul><ul><li>21 000 students </li></ul><ul><li>1 300 staff </li></ul><ul><li>Six multidisciplinary schools of study and research </li></ul><ul><li>Turnover 2005: SEK 936 million </li></ul><ul><li>Located in a metropolitan city area of 3.5 million inhabitants </li></ul>
  2. 2. SCHOOLS OF STUDY AND RESEARCH <ul><li>Faculty of Health and Society </li></ul><ul><li>Faculty of Odontology </li></ul><ul><li>School of Arts and Communication </li></ul><ul><li>School of International Migration and Ethnic Relations </li></ul><ul><li>School of Teacher Education </li></ul><ul><li>School of Technology and Society </li></ul>
  4. 4. FACULTY OF HEALTH AND SOCIETY <ul><li>Programmes - Biomedical Laboratory Science - Public Health - Social Pedagogy with the elderly </li></ul><ul><li>- Nursing - Social Work, several specialisations </li></ul><ul><li>and around 40 subject courses </li></ul>
  5. 5. FACULTY OF ODONTOLOGY <ul><li>Programmes - Dentistry (5 years) </li></ul><ul><li>- Dental Technology (3 years) </li></ul><ul><li>- Dental Hygiene (2 years) </li></ul>
  6. 6. SCHOOL OF ARTS AND COMMUNICATION <ul><li>Programmes - Interaction Design - Creative Producer - Physical and Virtual Design - Media and Culture Studies - Performing Arts Technology - Technical Communication </li></ul><ul><li>and around 20 subject courses </li></ul>
  7. 7. SCHOOL OF INTERNATIONAL MIGRATION AND ETHNIC RELATIONS <ul><li>Programmes - Human rights - Language-Migration-Globalization, with </li></ul><ul><li> communication in English or in Swedish </li></ul><ul><li>- Introductory course - Migration and Language </li></ul><ul><li>- Peace - Conflict - International relations </li></ul><ul><li>and around 40 subject courses - IMER - Human Rights - Peace and Conflict Science and others </li></ul>
  8. 8. SCHOOL OF TEACHER EDUCATION <ul><li>Programmes - New Teaching Qualification (120-220 credits) - Careers Counselling </li></ul><ul><li>- Special Education (remedial teaching) - Bachelor of Education for the Compulsory </li></ul><ul><li> School (Theory and Practice of Teaching) </li></ul><ul><li>- Masters of Education for the Upper Secondary </li></ul><ul><li> School (Theory and Practice of Teaching) </li></ul><ul><li>- Diploma of Education for the Upper Secondary </li></ul><ul><li> School (Theory and Practice of Teaching) </li></ul><ul><li>- Sports Sciences programme </li></ul><ul><li>- International programme for European Studies </li></ul><ul><li>- Natural Science Preparatory Course </li></ul><ul><li>and around 75 subject courses </li></ul>
  9. 9. SCHOOL OF TECHNOLOGY AND SOCIETY <ul><li>Programmes Engineering Programmes: </li></ul><ul><li>- Construction Design </li></ul><ul><li>- Construction Engineering </li></ul><ul><li>- Graphic Arts Technology and </li></ul><ul><li> Media Production </li></ul><ul><li>- Mechanical Engineering </li></ul><ul><li>- Product Development and </li></ul><ul><li> Design </li></ul><ul><li>- Media production </li></ul>Other Programmes: - Arcitecture och cityplanning - Environmental Sciences - Intellectual Property - Real Estate Agency - Real Estate Management - Entrepreneurship - Urban development and planning - Science/Technical Preparatory Course and around 80 subject courses
  10. 10. PROGRAMMES AND COURSES <ul><li>Academic year 2006/2007 </li></ul><ul><li>58 programmes </li></ul><ul><li>460 subject courses </li></ul>
  11. 11. AREAS OF EMPHASIS <ul><li>“ Permeate education and research” </li></ul><ul><li>Ethnicity – Migration </li></ul><ul><li>Equality and Gender </li></ul><ul><li>Nature and Resource Management </li></ul>
  12. 12. RESEARCH <ul><li>Areas of special importance </li></ul><ul><li>- Professional training and career lines - Migration and ethnicity - Culture, media and design - Learning for tomorrow’s society - Technology and human welfare - Health and welfare </li></ul>
  13. 13. RESEARCH <ul><li>New and existing research - 200 active doctoral students - 50 professors Established research at the Faculty of Odontology and the School of Teacher Education. Newly established research within all fields. </li></ul>
  14. 14. THE THIRD TASK <ul><li>Cooperation with the surrounding community </li></ul><ul><li>Entrance/broker unit for companies, public administrations and organisations </li></ul><ul><li>Regional Development Centre (RUC) Comprehensive contract teaching at the School of Education. </li></ul><ul><li>Student co-operation: - The Näktergalen Mentor Project - Sponsor and mentor programmes, and others </li></ul>
  15. 15. LIBRARY AND IT <ul><li>Integration of library and IT services </li></ul><ul><li>User-controlled: Collections of books, data bases etc. developed in co-operation with the schools. </li></ul><ul><li>Education: Information retrieval on different levels. </li></ul><ul><li>Student computer training (SDM) </li></ul><ul><li>Helpdesk </li></ul>
  16. 16. THE ÖRESUND UNIVERSITY <ul><li>The fourth largest research region in Europe </li></ul><ul><li>140 000 students </li></ul><ul><li>12 000 researchers </li></ul>
  17. 17. THE ÖRESUND UNIVERSITY <ul><li>Malmö University </li></ul><ul><li>Lund University </li></ul><ul><li>Kristianstad University </li></ul><ul><li>The Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences/Alnarp </li></ul><ul><li>University of Copenhagen </li></ul><ul><li>Technical University of Denmark </li></ul><ul><li>Copenhagen Business School </li></ul><ul><li>The Royal Veterinary and Agricultural University </li></ul><ul><li>Royal Danish School of Educational Sciences </li></ul><ul><li>The Royal Danish School of Pharmacy </li></ul><ul><li>Roskilde University </li></ul><ul><li>The Royal School of Librarianship and Information Science </li></ul><ul><li>IT University of Copenhagen </li></ul><ul><li>Academy of Fine Arts, School of Architecture, Copenhagen </li></ul>
  18. 18. INTERNATIONAL EXCHANGE <ul><li>More than 110 international co-operation universities in 28 countries, mostly European. </li></ul><ul><li>An increasing interest for exchange among teachers and students. </li></ul><ul><li>” Internationalisation at Home”: - A Malmö University European network initiative. </li></ul><ul><li>- 120 partners from all around the world. </li></ul><ul><li>- Aims at an international dimension for the 90% of </li></ul><ul><li> the students not studying abroad. </li></ul><ul><li>- Closely linked to the IMER perspective. </li></ul>
  19. 19. THE CITY UNIVERSITY <ul><li>University Island </li></ul><ul><li>1. Library and IT </li></ul><ul><li>2. Arts and Communication (K3) </li></ul><ul><li>3. Student Centre </li></ul><ul><li>4. Student union/ External Relations </li></ul><ul><li>5 & 6 IMER </li></ul><ul><li>7. Technology and Society </li></ul><ul><li>8. University Administration </li></ul><ul><li>9. Teacher Education and Library (summer 2005) </li></ul>
  20. 20. THE CITY UNIVERSITY <ul><li>Elsewhere in Malmö </li></ul><ul><li>1 Faculty of Odontology </li></ul><ul><li>2 Health and Society </li></ul><ul><li>3 & 4 Teacher Education </li></ul>
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