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Tourism

  • Number of credits 15 Credits
  • Level Master’s level
  • Starting Autumn Term 2019

About the course

The course gives an overview of international tourism research at advanced level. In this context tourism is not least considered as the social science of mobility. The course addresses issues such as tourism spaces, globalization, tourism behaviour, special-interest tourism, tourism planning and the environment. Special importance is given to different perspectives on tourism as to theories of social science. For more detailed information as to course requirements, see: http://www8.umu.se/soc_econ_geography/tourism/avancerad.html

Schedule (one month before start)

Application and eligibility

Tourism, 15 hp

Visa tillfällen för föregående termin Autumn Term 2019 Det finns inga senare terminer för kursen

Starts

Lectures begin on week starting 2 September 2019

Ends

Lectures end during the week of 28 October 2019

Study location

Umeå

Language

English

Type of studies

Daytime, 100%

Required Knowledge

Univ: 120 ECTS, 60 ECTS of which in human geography or equivalently.

Proficiency in English equivalent to Swedish upper secondary course English B/6

Selection

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 code

UMU-F2902

Application

Online applications are now open. You will be transferred to Universityadmissions.se. Application deadline is 15 January 2019.

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

SEK900

Tuition fee, first instalment

SEK23,250

Total fee

SEK23,250

Contact us

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Contact person for the course is:
Jundan Zhang