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Students at Södertörn University.Södertörn University offers courses and programmes in the Humanities, Social Sciences, Natural Sciences and Technology, as well as teacher education with an intercultural profile. A number of our courses and programmes are multidisciplinary and are the result of cooperation between different subjects. To ensure that our students develop the expertise demanded by the labour market, new programmes are often developed in partnership with industry representatives.

Södertörn University offers Bachelor's, Master's and Doctoral courses and programmes (first, second and third cycle). The courses and programmes available in English at Bachelor's and Master's levels are presented below, as well as the university's schools and departments. The university's research courses and programmes are presented in the above Research tab.

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Södertörn University offers around 250 courses at Bachelor's and Master's level (first and second cycle). Their scope is measured in credits, where 1.5 credits is equivalent to one week of full-time studies. One semester of full-time studies is equivalent to 30 credits.

The Bachelor's and Master's courses that are taught in English are presented below.

Below is the list of courses for the academic year of 2017/18 and 2018/19. This list reflects the current status and courses may be added or removed. If a course is cancelled, this will be stated in its application information (click on the course's name).

Course Start dates Credits Other
Aesthetics and Society SS19SS20 7.5 ECTS Exch
Art History: Canonisation and Exposure SS19SS20 7.5 ECTS Exch
British Literature AS19SS20 6.0 ECTS Exch
Challenge-driven Innovation with Design Thinking AS18SS19AS19SS20 7.5 ECTS
Children's Culture and Media: Perspectives on Gender and Norms SS19SS20 7.5 ECTS Exch
Comparative European Politics AS18SS19AS19SS20 7.5 ECTS
Corporate Governance AS19 7.5 ECTS
Creative Writing and the Reflective Essay AS18SS19AS19SS20 7.5 ECTS
Democracies and Dictatorships in Europe in the 20th Century AS18AS19 7.5 ECTS Exch
Development economics SS20 7.5 ECTS
Econometrics AS19SS20 7.5 ECTS
Economics B AS18SS19AS19SS20 30.0 ECTS
Economics C AS18SS19AS19SS20 30.0 ECTS
English A AS18SS19 30.0 ECTS
English A AS19SS20 30.0 ECTS
English B AS18SS19 30.0 ECTS
English B AS19SS20 30.0 ECTS
English C AS18SS19 30.0 ECTS
English C AS19SS20 30.0 ECTS
English in a Global Context AS19SS20 7.5 ECTS Exch
English Language Structure AS19 7.5 ECTS Exch
Environmental Economics SS20 7.5 ECTS
Essay AS19SS20 15.0 ECTS Exch
European and American Gothic Fiction and Poetry 1750-1850 SS19SS20 7.5 ECTS
Event and Project Management SS19AS19SS20 7.5 ECTS
Family as a Gendering Institution AS19SS20 7.5 ECTS Exch
Financial Economics AS19 7.5 ECTS
Gender and Sexuality in Modern Sweden in a Historical Perspective SS19SS20 7.5 ECTS Exch
General Course in English Linguistics AS19SS20 7.5 ECTS Exch
Grammar A AS19SS20 7.5 ECTS Exch
Grammar B AS19SS20 6.0 ECTS Exch
Hospitality Management AS18AS19 7.5 ECTS
Human Resource Management SS19SS20 7.5 ECTS Exch
Imperialism and Colonialism, Gender and Intercultural Perspective SS19SS20 7.5 ECTS Exch
Innovation and sustainable development AS19 15.0 ECTS
Intermediate Macroeconomics AS19 7.5 ECTS
Intermediate Microeconomics AS19SS20 7.5 ECTS
International Banking AS18SS19AS19SS20 7.5 ECTS Exch
International Management AS18SS19AS19SS20 7.5 ECTS Exch
International Marketing Strategy AS18SS19AS19SS20 7.5 ECTS Exch
International Relations A AS18AS19 30.0 ECTS
Introduction to Academic English AS18SS19AS19SS20 15.0 ECTS
Introduction to Academic Writing in English AS18SS19AS19SS20 15.0 ECTS
Introduction to Business English AS18SS19AS19SS20 7.5 ECTS
Language and Power AS19SS20 9.0 ECTS Exch
Literature and Culture AS19SS20 7.5 ECTS Exch
Management of Innovation and Entrepreneurship AS18AS19 7.5 ECTS Exch
Media Production: Visual Narratives AS18AS19 15.0 ECTS
Media, Culture and Society 1 AS18SS19AS19SS20 7.5 ECTS
Media, Culture and Society 2 AS18SS19AS19SS20 7.5 ECTS
Modern Tourism AS18AS19 7.5 ECTS
Pedagogical Leadership and Communication SS20 7.5 ECTS Exch
Pedagogy challenges, Globalization and Social Justice SS19SS20 7.5 ECTS Exch
Play and Existential Questions in Childhood (INT) AS18 7.5 ECTS Exch
Religion in Sweden SS19SS20 7.5 ECTS Exch
Science and Technology for Primary School Teachers AS19 7.5 ECTS Exch
Social Economy and Social Enterprise AS18SS19AS19SS20 7.5 ECTS Exch
Social psychology AS18AS19SS20 7.5 ECTS Exch
Social Psychology SS19AS19SS20 7.5 ECTS Exch
Statistical analyses and visualization in R: I AS19 15.0 ECTS
Statistical analyses and visualization in R: II SS20 15.0 ECTS
Sweden on Stage: Contemporary Drama and Performance AS18AS19 7.5 ECTS
Sweden: History and Politics AS18SS19AS19SS20 7.5 ECTS Exch
Sweden: Society and Culture AS18SS19AS19SS20 7.5 ECTS Exch
Swedish for International Students 1 AS18SS19 7.5 ECTS
Swedish for International Students 1 AS19SS20 7.5 ECTS
Swedish for International Students 2 AS18SS19 7.5 ECTS
Swedish for International Students 2 AS19SS20 7.5 ECTS
Swedish for International Students 3 AS18SS19 7.5 ECTS
Swedish for International Students 3 AS19SS20 7.5 ECTS
Teaching English AS18SS19SS20 7.5 ECTS Exch
The History of Scandinavia and the Baltic Sea Region: 1850-2000 SS19SS20 7.5 ECTS Exch
The Human Body and Movement SS19 7.5 ECTS Exch
The Tourist Company SS19SS20 7.5 ECTS
Theoretical Approaches to Linguistics AS19SS20 7.5 ECTS Exch
Theoretical Approaches to Literature AS19SS20 7.5 ECTS Exch
Theories of International Relations AS18SS19AS19SS20 7.5 ECTS
Tourism Management SS19AS19 7.5 ECTS
Understanding Organisations AS18SS19AS19SS20 7.5 ECTS Exch
Understanding organisations AS19SS20 7.5 ECTS Exch