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Work and Family in Transition

  • Number of credits 7.5 Credits
  • Level Bachelor's level
  • Starting Autumn Term 2019

Admitted to the course

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

About the course

This course deals with the relationship between work and family in North America and Europe. There is special attention to Sweden and the particular conditions that prevail within the country. The course addresses a number of themes; including demographic change and its effects on family composition, the labour market and gender relations, the effects of conflict between work and family life and the division of paid and unpaid labour in families.

The course is taught in English. 

Application and eligibility

Work and Family in Transition, 7.5 hp

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

Starts

Lectures begin on week starting 2 December 2019

Ends

Lectures end during the week of 13 January 2020

Study location

Umeå

Language

English

Type of studies

Daytime, 100%

Required Knowledge

Basic eligibility

Selection

Results-National university aptitude test-Academic credits

Application code

UMU-F2223

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

SEK11,625

Total fee

SEK11,625

Contact us

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Course is given by
Department of Sociology
Contact person for the course is:
Department of Sociology