Social and environmental entrepreneurship have become frequently used concepts, both in Sweden and internationally. But what do these forms of entrepreneurship really stand for? How does such prevailing practice appear? And what it is the importance of this practice for societal developments? This course will – based upon contemporary societal challenges – explore, problematize and analyze: theoretical, practical and political perspectives, upon these forms of entrepreneurship.
The course is given and examined in English.
schedules The schedule will be available one month before the course starts.
Social and Environmental Entrepreneurship C, 7.5 credits
Autumn Term 2021
2 November 2021
2 December 2021
Type of studies
60 credits in Business Administration. At Basic level (A-level) and Intermediate level (B-level) or equivalent whereof approved 45 credits or the equivalent from the following subjects: Economic history, History of Science and Ideas, Informatics, Media and Communication studies, Pedagogy, Psychology, Sociology, Social Work or Political Science. Proficiency in English equivalent to Swedish upper secondary course English B/6.
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
15 April 2021.
Please note: This second application round is intended only for EU/EEA/Swiss citizens.