Session: Session 2

Gender, Equality, and Sexuality in Scandinavia

Sweden is the most gender equal country in the world with, paid parental leave for all parents, a high number of women in leadership positions, progressive sex education, and equal rights for homosexuals, the Nordic prostitution…

Gender, Equality, and Sexuality in Scandinavia, summer elective course at DIS Stockholm

Renewable Energy Systems

Climate change calls for radical rethinking of a sustainable environment – ultimately, a change towards a 100% renewable energy society. But is this possible? This course examines the technical, economic, political, and social aspects of renewable…

Summer study tour to Germany, Renewable Energy Systems, DIS Copenhagen

Psychology of Human Sexuality

This course deals with issues related to human sexuality, emphasizing the psychological perspective. Prevailing sexual norms in Western society and how these norms originated are considered. Examples of topics range from gender and transgender issues to…

Psychology of Human Sexuality, Summer Course

Prostitution and the Sex Trade

This course provides you with an understanding of prostitution from sociological and legal angles. It introduces you to basic gender political discussions surrounding prostitution and explores the ways in which prostitution reflects and shapes gender norms…

Prostitution and the Sex Trade, Summer Course

Positive Psychology

This course combines a study of theory, research, and application in the rapidly growing field of positive psychology. You critically examine the psychology of well-being with both its possibilities and limitations, focusing on topics such as…

Neuroscience of Fear

Fear is a multifaceted term that can be explained anatomically, biologically, and psychologically. This course begins by illustrating the cause and effects of fear on an anatomical and functional level, followed by demonstrating the physiological, psychological,…

Cognitive Neuroscience of Fear: From Animal to Human Models, Summer Course

Medical Biotechnology and Drug Development

The emphasis of the course is on biomedicine, drug discovery, and development showcased through a focus on the European pharmaceutical and biotech research community. You learn about the general principles of drug discovery and development, including…

Human Health and Disease: A Clinical Approach

This course offers an introduction to the most important human diseases, their diagnoses and treatments, and the clinical practice of physicians at a Danish university hospital. You are taught by several different physicians at different University…

European Clinical Psychology

This course is a study of clinical psychology with a focus on the way we approach the field within a European context. The course covers the origins of European clinical psychology, cultural and ethical issues, as…

European Clinical Psychology, Summer Course