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Vi har många kurssamarbeten med GU, Chalmers, HB och HV inom en rad olika ämnesområde, allt från miljöledningssystem, till kartläggning av leverantörskedjor till LCA:er på produkter eller system. Ett enkelt sätt för er verksamhet att ta del av färsk kunskap och fler resurser!

Most courses usually run once a year, some twice. Some courses continue for the whole term, while others are set to a few weeks. We are happy to tell you more about the scope of the courses and projects and how they can suit your organisation.

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Courses starting during the spring term

Are you going to certify your company within environmental management and want help to get started? The students in the course will help you build a good foundation for a future environmental management system. Available in both autumn term and spring term.

In this course, you have the opportunity to work with interns with an environmental science background. The course gives students the opportunity to apply their acquired knowledge of environmental science in your workplace. They also gain theoretical knowledge of the objectives and guidelines for society's environmental work. Kursen går första halvan av terminen.

This course is attended by students studying computer science, systems development and software development. The course aims to provide students with knowledge in project management in IT. Among other things, students can develop apps, visualise doctoral theses and evaluate IT systems. Kursen går andra halvan av terminen.

Courses during the autumn term

Find sustainable business solutions for maritime companies in this collaboration. This course is taught in English at Chalmers University of Technology. The course is taught at half speed throughout the term in English. 

In this course, students will carry out a major development project for a client. The project is carried out in groups where the students apply knowledge from the theory part and use relevant methods and tools. The theory part covers: Software engineering processes, agile methods, typical development activities such as requirements gathering, architecture and design choices, implementation, verification and validation, and further development of systems. The course runs throughout the whole term.

Are you an employer and struggling with different types of HR-related issues? Then you have the opportunity to get help, from students from the Human Resource Management programme. Examples of projects within the course include investigations, surveys, analyses or evaluations regarding the work environment, gender equality, integration, employer branding, recruitment, organisation, leadership, restructuring, labour law or knowledge inventory. The course runs during the first half of the autumn term.

In this course, you can get help with analysing materials in your product, suggesting replacements with more biologically based materials and also get help with making a SWOT analysis of a material or product. The course runs during the first half of the term.

Do you need to perform a life cycle assessment on a product or service? Then, students in this course can help you based on recognised LCA methods. The course covers important concepts such as objectives and scope, flowcharts for system boundaries, functional units, allocation, inventory analysis, classification, characterisation and weighting. The course runs during the first half of the autumn term and is taught in English.

Electrical engineers from Chalmers study sustainable development based on the latest technology, and through the final presentation they indicate opportunities to take your development work further. This course runs at Chalmers University of Technology during the second half of the term. 

Get an analysis of how sustainable your supply chain is and get strategies on how to make it even better. This unique course takes place at Chalmers University of Technology and is taught in English during the second half of the term. 

Are you going to certify your company within environmental management and want help to get started? The students in the course will help you build a good foundation for a future environmental management system. Available in both autumn term and spring term.

In this course, you have the opportunity to work with interns with an environmental science background. The course gives students the opportunity to apply their acquired knowledge of environmental science in your workplace. They also gain theoretical knowledge of the objectives and guidelines for society's environmental work. Kursen går första halvan av terminen.

The students work in the course with everything from technical issues linked to resource management to the economic and business aspects of circularity and how it can be applied in an organisation. The course runs during the second half of the term and is taught in English.

Through this course collaboration with us, you can get help from students studying the courses Resource Recovery and Circular Economy at the University of Borås The focus is on waste minimisation, recycling, energy recovery and material cycles but also ethical, social, legal and economic issues. How is society affected, what waste streams exist, how is a functioning waste management system built? Kursen går andra halvan av terminen.

In this course, subject knowledge is integrated with practical exercises where students are given the opportunity to apply knowledge and skills to carry out tasks in existing projects for public or non-profit organisations. Students can do anything from analysing the risk and environment linked to the project, developing a strategy/schedule for future periods or writing news updates. Kursen går andra halvan av terminen.

Things to consider:

  • That the students work from a specific framework and look at parameters based on it
  • That you are able to welcome the group of students with interest
  • That you can assist students with company-specific information
  • That a contact person is available for questions during the project
  • That you are able to provide travel reimbursement to students if your organisation is located outside of Gothenburg
  • That you complete the evaluation from HoloHouse at the end of the project

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Holohouse | Marcelo Pino Guerrero

Marcelo Pino Guerrero

PROJECT COORDINATOR

Holohouse

Elin Ekström

PROJECT COORDINATOR

Boosting sustainable supply chains together with the academia

Ceren Altuntas Vural, professor at Chalmers, says that the collaboration anchors their course with industry where students apply theoretical models to industrial challenges.