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Sámi Studies, Research methods in cross-cultural indigenous studies

  • Number of credits 7.5 Credits
  • Level Master’s level
  • Study form Web-based (online)
  • Starting Autumn Term 2017

About the course

The course gives deepened knowledge of Sámi culture, and focuses on Indigenous methods, such as traditional knowledge, and post-colonial studies.

Application and eligibility

Sámi Studies, Research methods in cross-cultural indigenous studies, 7.5 hp

Det finns inga tidigare terminer för kursen Autumn Term 2017 Det finns inga senare terminer för kursen


Lectures begin on week starting 30 October 2017


Lectures end during the week of 8 January 2018

Study location



English (upon request)

Type of studies

Mixed, 50%, Distance

Number of mandatory meetings


Number of on campus meetings

No on campus meetings.

Required Knowledge

Univ: 90 ECTS credits in Sámi Studies, Indigenous Studies or equivalent, whereof 30 ECTS credits in the 61-90 interval; proficiency in English equivalent to Swedish upper secondary course English B/English 6.


Higher education acquired no later than on the last day of the application period

Application code



Application deadline was 18 April 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


Tuition fee, first instalment


Total fee


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