Civics: Specialisation Theme I-III 15 CreditsThe course is a thematic course within the social studies area. You read, analyze and problematize up-to-date research in a specific area of social science.
Examples of selectable themes is "Death in a social and cultural perspective", "A new American dilemma?", "Peace and Conflict Studies", "Gender and Fatherhood in a Global Perspective", "The Anthropology of Eastern Europe", "Music, Identity and politics - sociological perspectives", "Making Social Theory global", "Theories on late modernity - living in times of risk, reflexivity and liquid lifestyles".
The course is a primarily a self-education reading course and has no lectures. You analyze and problematize the literature on your own based on a number of questions provided by your supervisor, that is a researcher in your selected theme of research.
Course Contents• Optional Specialization Theme content, see specified document “Optional Specialization Theme”
PrerequisitesGeneral entry requirements and at least 60 credits in Civics, Social studies, International relations or the equivalent. English proficiency is required. Exemption is granted from the requirement in Swedish.
Level of Education: Undergraduate G2F
Course code/Ladok code: LS3N19
The course is conducted at: School of Education and Communication
Previous and ongoing course occasions
Type of courseProgram
SemesterSpring 2020: Jan 20 - Mar 29
Rate of Study100%
Course coordinatorCarl-Johan Svensson
Tuition fees do NOT apply for EU/EEA citizens or exchange students22500kr