Freestanding course, Bachelor’s level
15 hp
Malmö daytime 100%
8 November 2021 - 16 January 2022
Applications open 15 March

About the course

Course content

This course seeks to deepen the understanding of the main theoretical perspectives relating to international migration and integration with a special focus on Europe. An important focus is how different historical trajectories have influenced contemporary approaches to migration within Europe; as well as how contemporary national and EU politics meets the challenges of migration. A broad spectrum of various types of migration will be discussed. The legal systems and the main governing bodies of migration will be discussed in a comparative European perspective. The students will learn to apply theories of migration on empirical case studies from different parts of Europe.

Admission requirements

Admission requirements

The special prerequisite for this course is IMER 1.


University credits completed 100%

Course literature

Course evaluation

All students are offered an opportunity to give written feedback at the end of the course. A summary of the results will be made available. The students are also given a possibility to offer feedback through the course council.


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