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Sociological Theory and Practice

  • Number of credits 15 Credits
  • Level Master’s level
  • Starting Autumn Term 2021

About the course

The course provides students with a deeper familiarity with sociology, both theoretically, methodologically and practically. The course deals with influential sociological works that are of importance to sociology as a subject. The course gives students the ability to understand and apply different analytical perspectives and tools to social phenomena.

Application and eligibility

Sociological Theory and Practice, 15 hp

Visa tillfällen för föregående termin Autumn Term 2021 Det finns inga senare terminer för kursen

Starts

30 August 2021

Ends

1 November 2021

Study location

Umeå

Language

English

Type of studies

Daytime, 100%

Required Knowledge

Sociology 90 credits including a thesis of 15 credits, or equivalent eligibility proficiency in English equivalent to Swedish Upper Secondary course English A. 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

Application code

UMU-22212

Application

The online application opens 15 March 2021 at 13:00 CET. Application deadline is 15 April 2021.

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

SEK 900

Tuition fee, first instalment

SEK 23,250

Total fee

SEK 23,250

Starts

30 August 2021

Ends

1 November 2021

Study location

Umeå

Language

English

Type of studies

Daytime, 100%

Required Knowledge

Sociology 90 credits including a thesis of 15 credits, or equivalent eligibility proficiency in English equivalent to Swedish Upper Secondary course English A. 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

Application code

UMU-F2220

Application

Application deadline was 15 January 2021. Submit a late application at Universityadmissions.se.

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

SEK 900

Tuition fee, first instalment

SEK 23,250

Total fee

SEK 23,250

Contact us

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Course is given by
Department of Sociology
Contact person for the course is:
Department of Sociology