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Sweden´s social geography

  • Number of credits 7.5 credits
  • Level Bachelor's level
  • Starting Autumn Term 2021

Admitted to the course

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

About the course

The course gives an overview of Sweden’s social geography. The course includes the country’s special features with regard to political geography as well as social geography. The population characteristics the settlement patterns and migration, and how this has changed over time are aspects of the social geography of Sweden. Other themes are the country’s political and administrative structures, influx of foreign ideas and values, and basic knowledge about gender equality.

Application and eligibility

Sweden´s social geography, 7.5 credits

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

Evening, 50%

Required Knowledge

General entry requirements

Selection

Results-National university aptitude test-Academic credits

Application code

UMU-F2909

Application

Application deadline was 15 January 2021. The application period is closed.

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 Geography
Contactperson for the course is:
Madeleine Eriksson