Gender Studies - Intersectionality and Change (MSc)

Linköping University Sweden

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The award
MSc

How long you will study
2 years

Domestic course fees
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How you will study
full-time

Course starts
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International course fees
SEK 160000 per total

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About Gender Studies - Intersectionality and Change at Linköping University

The programme is offered as a one year option, 60 credits, or a two-year option, 120 credits. This is a full-time programme that gives you the opportunity to explore how processes of social and cultural change can be initiated or sustained by integrating a critical understanding of intersectional gender, by counteracting multiple inequalities and processes of discrimination and by other kinds of transformative work. You will learn how to actively change, develop and challenge existing norms and structures.

Students taking the programme usually have a wide range of educational and professional backgrounds, for example in sociology, teaching, psychology, political science, and business administration. The programme provides you with knowledge of theories and methodologies in gender studies – intersectionality and change, and enables you to develop the academic skills needed to analyse and to intervene innovatively and professionally in gendered and intersectional processes of transformation in society. A key ambition is to offer opportunities to reflect on and develop an understanding of the links between activism, theory, professional development and career paths.

Study options for this course

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  • The awardMScHow you will studyFull-timeHow long you will study2 years
    Course starts find outDomestic course fees find outInternational course feesSEK 160000 per total

Notes about fees for this course

Citizens from countries outside the EU/EEA and Switzerland must pay tuition fees for higher education in Sweden. Exceptions might apply. For detailed information please check www.universityadmissions.se. Higher education studies for citizens of EU/EEA countries and Switzerland are free of charge.

Generally, tuition fees at Linköping University are between SEK 80,000 and 136,000 per academic year.

Tuition fees at Linköping University include the following benefits:

  • Swedish language courses for beginners
  • The Swedish state's insurance FAS+, including accident and property cover
  • An accommodation offer

Entry requirements

Bachelor's degree equivalent to a Swedish Kandidatexamen with at least 30 credits in Gender studies, or equivalent qualifications.Examples of equivalent qualifications are gender-related modules within courses or work experience. The qualifications should be documented.

English corresponding to the level of English in Swedish upper secondary education (English 6/B).

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