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Longitudinal population analysis

  • Number of credits 7.5 Credits
  • Level Master’s level
  • Starting Spring Term 2018

Admitted to the course

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

About the course

The course provides in-depth theoretical and practical knowledge about longitudinal population analysis and the driving forces behind life events such as fertility, mortality, migration, dementia, poor health, divorce and retirement. Often, the time to an event is of interest to analyse with such data. Throughout the course students will learn how to apply Event History Analyses on unique Swedish and international population data. 
This is a course at Master's level in a MSc-degree at Umeå University. 

Application and eligibility

Longitudinal population analysis, 7.5 hp

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Starts

Lectures begin on week starting 19 March 2018

Ends

Lectures end during the week of 23 April 2018

Study location

Umeå

Language

English

Type of studies

Daytime, 100%

Required Knowledge

A Bachelor’s degree (equivalent to a Swedish Kandidatexamen, 180 ECTS) from an internationally recognized university. Special requirements: 90 ECTS in any of the subjects: human geography, geography, statistics, sociology, economics, history, epidemiology, psychology, demography, population studies or other related subjects. To be admitted to the course the applicant must have passed the course 2BS003 Population analysis, 7.5 ECTS or have equivalent qualifications. You will also need at least 7.5 ECTS of quantitative methods or equivalent. Proficiency in English equivalent to Swedish upper secondary course English B/6.
 

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-29905

Application

Application deadline was 16 October 2017. The application period is closed.

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

SEK16,875

Total fee

SEK16,875

Starts

Lectures begin on week starting 19 March 2018

Ends

Lectures end during the week of 23 April 2018

Study location

Umeå

Language

English

Type of studies

Daytime, 100%

Required Knowledge

A Bachelor’s degree (equivalent to a Swedish Kandidatexamen, 180 ECTS) from an internationally recognized university. Special requirements: 90 ECTS in any of the subjects: human geography, geography, statistics, sociology, economics, history, epidemiology, psychology, demography, population studies or other related subjects. To be admitted to the course the applicant must have passed the course 2BS003 Population analysis, 7.5 ECTS or have equivalent qualifications. You will also need at least 7.5 ECTS of quantitative methods or equivalent. Proficiency in English equivalent to Swedish upper secondary course English B/6.
 

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-F2992

Application

Application deadline was 15 August 2017. The application period is closed.

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

SEK16,875

Total fee

SEK16,875

Contact us

Contactperson for the course is: Maria Josefsson

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