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The history of fascism

  • Number of credits 7.5 credits
  • Level Master’s level
  • Study form Web-based (online)
  • Starting Spring Term 2023

About the course

The course deals with the history of fascist ideas, organizational structure and regimes from the early 20th century to the present. Special focus will be put on analyzing fascist ideology, its various variants and development over time and the relationship between fascism and the traditional right and left. The course will also discuss the centrality of race, both from an ideological and a practical perspective.

The reading and analysis of source texts is included. Teaching takes place mainly through oral and/ or written seminars that require a high degree of student activity. The examination consists of active participation in the teaching as well as individual written examination assignments.

Application and eligibility

The history of fascism, 7.5 credits

Det finns inga tidigare terminer för kursen Spring Term 2023 Det finns inga senare terminer för kursen

Starts

22 March 2023

Ends

4 June 2023

Study location

Varied

Language

English

Type of studies

Mixed, 50%, Distance

Number of mandatory meetings

No mandatory meetings.

Required Knowledge

90 ECTS credits in history or history of science and ideas, or a Degree encompassing at least 180 ECTS credits, or equivalent. 
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-16111

Application

The online application opens 15 September 2022 at 13:00 CET. Application deadline is 17 October 2022. 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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