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Democracy, Human Rights and Sustainability: Global Perspectives in Education

  • Number of credits 7.5 Credits
  • Level Bachelor's level
  • Starting Autumn Term 2019

Admitted to the course

Here you will find everything you need to know before the course starts.

About the course

The three main fields of study are democracy, human rights and sustainability. Basic prerequisites for democracy are highlighted and discussed. Human rights are studied and analyzed historically, politically and from a juridical point of view. Different theoretical perspectives within the field of sustainable development are studied from both international and Swedish perspectives. The main fields of study are treated in global perspectives and in relation to current topics in education.

Application and eligibility

Democracy, Human Rights and Sustainability: Global Perspectives in Education, 7.5 hp

Starts

Lectures begin on week starting 2 September 2019

Ends

Lectures end during the week of 30 September 2019

Study location

Umeå

Language

English

Type of studies

Daytime, 100%

Required Knowledge

General qualifications for university studies. No demands for knowledge in Swedish as the course is given in English.

Selection

Results-National university aptitude test-Academic credits

Application code

UMU-F6441

Application

Online applications are now open. You will be transferred to Universityadmissions.se. Application deadline is 15 January 2019.

Application and Tuition fees

As a citizen of a country outside the European Union (EU), the European Economic Area (EEA) or Switzerland, you are required to pay application and tuition fees for studies at Umeå University.

Application fee

SEK900

Tuition fee, first instalment

SEK11,625

Total fee

SEK11,625

Contact us

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Course is given by
Department of Education
Contact persons for the course are:
Camilla.Jonsson, study advisor