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Sociology of Work and Family

  • Number of credits 7.5 credits
  • Level Master’s level
  • Starting Autumn Term 2023

Admitted to the course

Here you will find everything you need to know before the course starts.

About the course

This course introduces several themes at the intersection of family, education, labour and welfare state. The course covers among others changes in family formation patterns and how these are linked to the labour market structures and welfare state design. Moreover, the processes that take place at the micro level within families will be discussed.

Application and eligibility

Sociology of Work and Family, 7.5 credits

Visa tillfällen för föregående termin Autumn Term 2023 Det finns inga senare terminer för kursen

Starts

28 September 2023

Ends

30 October 2023

Study location

Umeå

Language

English

Type of studies

Daytime, 100%

Required Knowledge

90 credits in a main field of study within the social sciences including a thesis of 15 credits, or equivalent eligibility. Proficiency in English equivalent to Swedish upper secondary course English B/6. Where the language of instruction is Swedish, applicants must prove proficiency in Swedish to the level required for basic eligibility for higher studies. Entry requirements

Selection

Academic credits

Application code

UMU-F2220

Application

Online applications are now open. You will be transferred to Universityadmissions.se. Application deadline is 16 January 2023. How to apply

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 11,625

Total fee

SEK 11,625

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Course is given by
Department of Sociology
Contactperson for the course is:
Department of Sociology