The aim of the course is to give an introduction to the sociology of culture. Its theoretical origins, as well as its potential in order to understand cultural phenomena and expressions in contemporary societies, are discussed. The major focus is on the cultural studies tradition and its key concepts such as representation, ideology and discourse. The course also includes discussion of central themes within the field; media, popular culture, gender and the body.
Results-National university aptitude test-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 deadline was
15 October 2020.
Please note: This second application round is intended only for EU/EEA/Swiss citizens.