The course deepens the epistemological and ontological foundations of technoscience with an emphasis on feminist techno-scientific concepts and approaches. Special emphasis is placed on the Scandinavian feminist research tradition where critical, participative, emancipativa and inclusive methods and theories have developed.
The teaching is carried out through a web-based learning environment provided by the university. The course requires that the student has access to a computer with Internet access.
Univ: 90 ECTS in one of the following subjects; Informatics, Computing Science, Business Administration, Education, Psychology, Political Science, or Sociology (or equivalent).
Proficiency in English equivalent to Swedish upper secondary course English A (IELTS (Academic) with a minimum overall score of 5.5 and no individual score below 5.0. TOEFL PBT (Paper-based Test) with a minimum total score of 530 and a minimum TWE score of 4. TOEFL iBT (Internet-based Test) with a minimum total score of 72 and a minimum score of 17 on the Writing Section).
Where the language of instruction is Swedish, applicants must prove proficiency in Swedish to the level required for basic eligibility for higher studies.
Applicants in some programs at Umeå University have guaranteed admission to this course. The number of places for a single course may therefore be limited.
Application deadline was
16 October 2017.
Please note: This second application round is intended only for EU/EEA/Swiss citizens.