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Feminist Technoscience

  • Number of credits 15 Credits
  • Level Master’s level
  • Study form Web-based (online)
  • Starting Spring Term 2019

About the course

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.

Application and eligibility

Feminist Technoscience, 15 hp

Visa tillfällen för föregående termin Spring Term 2019 Det finns inga senare terminer för kursen

Starts

Lectures begin on week starting 25 March 2019

Ends

Lectures end during the week of 3 June 2019

Study location

Varied

Language

English

Type of studies

Mixed, 100%, Distance

Number of mandatory meetings

No mandatory meetings.

Number of on campus meetings

No on campus meetings.

Outline for distance course

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.

Required Knowledge

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.

Selection

Academic credits 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 code

UMU-27315

Application

Online applications are now open. You will be transferred to Universityadmissions.se. Application deadline is 15 October 2018.

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

SEK33,750

Total fee

SEK33,750

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Course is given by
Department of Informatics
Contactperson for the course is:
student support