Social Studies of Gender - Master of Science programme, 120.0 hp
Are you interested in questions regarding how gender theories can contribute to an understanding of broader social processes?
This programme is an interdisciplinary social sciences programme. You will learn how current feminist theories in dialogue with established academic disciplines have contributed to the understanding of broader social processes. You will improve your ability to critically examine, evaluate and discuss the field's most important theoretical perspectives and research results. You will be able to formulate and analyse interconnections between theory and practice concerning gender, class, ethnicity and sexuality.
You will acquire a critical social science approach which will prepare you for PhD studies as well as for professional work in a variety of fields: health, organisational management, development, communication and social policy among others.
After completing the Master of Science Programme in Social Studies of Gender, you will acquire a degree of Master of Science in Social Studies of Gender (120 credits), with a major in one of the following disciplines: Gender Studies, Development Studies, Human Geography, Education, Political Science, Social Work, Social Anthropology, Sociology, or Sociology of Law. The major corresponds to the major in the Bachelor's degree.
The medium of instruction is English. This means that lectures, seminars and examination will be in English.
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