Course offered as a part of a programme, Master’s level
15 credits
Malmö daytime 100%
30 August 2021 - 7 November 2021
Full tuition fee: 23000 SEK

About the course

The course is structured around two themes that together form a whole:

  1. Urban Studies idea and research development in relation to city development.
  2. Urban Studies in current national and international research.

The course consists of several integrated elements:

  • Introductory presentations, in the form of lectures and seminars on the Urban Studies research field.
  • Literature seminars where students are responsible for their own introductory presentations of the literature and subsequent questions and critical discussion.
  • Field studies illustrating and concretising important research aspects and enabling students to link these to their own experiences.
  • Seminars where students present their own and criticise each other's essays.

Course content

Entry requirements and selection

Entry requirements

Bachelor´s degree consisting of 180 credits. The equivalent of English B/English 6 in Swedish secondary school.

Course literature

Course evaluation

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