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.
Social and Environmental Entrepreneurship C, 7.5 hp
Autumn Term 2018
Lectures begin on week starting 5 November 2018
Lectures end during the week of 3 December 2018
Type of studies
Courses in Business Administration (60 credits) At Basic level (A-level) and Intermediate level (B-level) a minimum of 60 credits. Alternatively, courses (60 credits) from one of these 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, English/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.
The online application opens 15 March 2018 at 13:00 CET.
Application deadline is
16 April 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.