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Migration, Integration and Ethnic relations in Social work, 7.5 Credits

Swedish name: Migration, integration och etniska relationer i socialt arbete

This syllabus is valid: 2021-06-07 and until further notice

Course code: 2SA191

Credit points: 7.5

Education level: Second cycle

Main Field of Study and progress level: Social Work: Second cycle, has only first-cycle course/s as entry requirements

Grading scale: VG Pass with distinction, G Pass, U Fail

Responsible department: Department of Social Work

Established by: Head of Department of Social Work, 2021-05-27

Required Knowledge

For students in the social work program, the requirement is that you have received a passing grade in examinations, completed and registered program courses, totaling 150 credits (semester 1-3, 90 credits, semester 4-6, 60 credits) In addition, ongoing studies at semester 6 are required.


Valid from: 2021 week 49

Critical race theory and the cultural competence dilemma in social work education
Abrams L, Mojo J.A
Journal of Social Work Education, 45(2), 245–261 : 2009 :

Refugees and the violence of welfare bureaucracies in Northern Europe (p. 248)
Adelhady D, Gren N, Joormann M
Manchester University Press : 2020 :

Understanding Integration: A Conceptual Framework
Ager A, Strang A
Journal of Refugee Studies 21(2), 166-191. : 2008 :

National conceptions of assimilation, integration, and cohesion. In Crul, M., & Mollenkopf, J. (Eds.). The changing face of world cities
Alba R, Strang A
Russell Sage Foundation, 44-64. : 2008 :

Bourdieu P
Social Space and the Genesis of Appropriated Physical Space
International Journal of Urban and Regional Research, 106-114. : 2018 :
DOI: 10.1111/1468-2427.12534 Tillgänglig från (inloggning på Umeå universitetsbibliotek kan behövas för åtkomst)

When poverty meets affluence. Migrants from Romania on the streets of the Scandinavian capitals
Djuve A, Friberg J, Tyldum G, Zhang H
Fafo : 2015 :

Eliassi B
Constructing cultural Otherness within the Swedish welfare state: The cases of social workers in Sweden
Qualitative Social Work, 14(4), 554-571. : 2015 :

Universal Declaration of Human Rights. (Deklaration om mänskliga rättigheter) (UDHR)
Förenta Nationerna (FN) : 1948 :

Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples. (Deklaration om Urfolks Rättigheter).
Förenta Nationerna (FN) : 2007 :

Indigenous people with disability: intersectionality of identity from the experience of Indigenous people in Australia, Sweden, Canada and USA
Gilroy J, Uttjek M, Lovern L, Ward J
Disability and the Global South, 8(2), 2071-2093. ISSN 2050-7364 : 2021 :

Hellström A
Rasist? Inte jag. Om rasismer en begreppsinventering
Forum för levande historia : 2016 :

Ife Jim
Human rights and social work : towards rights-based practice
3rd ed. : Port Melbourne, Vic. : Cambridge University Press : 2012. : x, 356 p. :
ISBN: 9781107693876
Search Album, the University Library catalogue

Lister R
Citizenship on the margins: Citizenship, social work and social action
European Journal of Social Work, 1(1), 5–18 : 1998 :

Kunskapsöversikt om erfarenheter av rasism i kontakt med svenska myndigheter
Lundström M, Wendt Höjer F
Forum för levande historia : 2021 :

Socialt arbete och migration
Montesino Norma, Righard Erica
1. uppl. : Malmö : Gleerup : 2015 : 223 s. :
ISBN: 9789140688750
Search Album, the University Library catalogue

Kategoriernas dilemman [Elektronisk resurs] : en kunskapsöversikt om kategorisering utifrån nationellt och etniskt ursprung i offentlig politik och forskning
Strömblad Per, Myrberg Gunnar
Stockholm : Delegationen för migrationsstudier (Delmi) : 2015 : 49 s. :
Fritt tillgänglig via Delegationen för migrationsstudier (Delmi)

Nadan Y
Rethinking ‘cultural competence’ in international social work
International Social Work, 60(1), 74-83. : 2017 :

From culturalisation to complexity–a critical view on the cultural competence discourse in social work
Rugkåsa M, Ylvisaker S
Nordic Social Work Research, 1-10. : 2019 :

Use of critical consciousness in anti-oppressive social work practice: Disentangling power dynamics at personal and structural levels
Sakamoto I, Pitner R. O
British Journal of Social Work, 35, 435–452 : 2005 :

Simon P
Collecting ethnic statistics in Europe: a review.
Ethnic and Racial Studies, 35(8), 1366-1391. : 2012 :

Smith Linda Tuhiwai
Decolonizing methodologies : research and indigenous peoples
2nd ed. : London : Zed Books : 2012 : xv, 240 s. :
ISBN: 9781848139503
Search Album, the University Library catalogue

Problematising refugee migrants in the Swedish forestry sector
Wikström E, Sténs A
Transfer: European Review of Labour and Research, 25(1), 63-80. : 2019 :

Wimark T
Boendesegregation i Sverige–en översikt av det aktuella forskningsläget
Bostad 2030, rapport 5. : 2018 :

Hatbrott med främlingsfientliga och rasistiska motiv (2017:2) [Elektronisk resurs]
Wigerfelt Berit, Wigerfelt Anders S
2017 :