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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 2016/17 and 2017/18. 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
Challenge-driven Innovation with Design Thinking AS17SS18AS18SS19 7.5 ECTS
Children's Culture and Media: Perspectives on Gender and Norms SS19 7.5 ECTS Exch
Comparative European Politics AS17SS18AS18SS19 7.5 ECTS
Creative Writing and the Reflective Essay AS18SS19 7.5 ECTS
Democracy: the Swedish Way AS17 7.5 ECTS
Economics B AS17SS18AS18SS19 30.0 ECTS
Economics C AS17SS18AS18SS19 30.0 ECTS
English A AS17SS18 30.0 ECTS
English A SS18AS18SS19 30.0 ECTS
English B AS17SS18 30.0 ECTS
English B SS18AS18SS19 30.0 ECTS
English C AS17SS18AS18SS19 30.0 ECTS
English Children's and Youth Culture AS17 7.5 ECTS Exch
European and American Gothic Fiction and Poetry 1750-1850 SS18SS19 7.5 ECTS Exch
Event and Project Management SS18SS19 7.5 ECTS
Gender and Sexuality in Modern Sweden in a Historical Perspective SS19 7.5 ECTS Exch
Hospitality Management AS17AS18 7.5 ECTS
Human Resource Management SS18SS19 7.5 ECTS Exch
Imperialism and Colonialism, Gender and Intercultural Perspective SS19 7.5 ECTS Exch
International Banking AS17SS18AS18SS19 7.5 ECTS Exch
International Management AS17SS18AS18SS19 7.5 ECTS Exch
International Marketing Strategy AS17SS18AS18SS19 7.5 ECTS Exch
International Relations A AS17AS18 30.0 ECTS
Introduction to Academic English AS17SS18AS18SS19 15.0 ECTS
Introduction to Academic Writing in English AS17SS18AS18SS19 15.0 ECTS
Introduction to Business English AS17SS18AS18SS19 7.5 ECTS
Management of Innovation and Entrepreneurship AS17AS18 7.5 ECTS Exch
Media Production: Visual Narratives AS17AS18 15.0 ECTS
Media, Culture and Society 1 AS17SS18AS18SS19 7.5 ECTS
Media, Culture and Society 2 AS17SS18AS18SS19 7.5 ECTS
Modern Tourism AS17AS18 7.5 ECTS
Nordic Politics in Comparative Perspective SS18 7.5 ECTS
Play and Existential Questions in Childhood (INT) AS17AS18 7.5 ECTS Exch
Quality Assurance in Tourism Destinations AS17 7.5 ECTS
Religion in Sweden SS18SS19 7.5 ECTS Exch
Social Economy and Social Enterprise AS17SS18AS18SS19 7.5 ECTS Exch
Social psychology SS18AS18SS19 7.5 ECTS Exch
Sweden on Stage: Contemporary Drama and Performance AS17AS18 7.5 ECTS
Sweden: History and Politics SS19 7.5 ECTS Exch
Sweden: Society and Culture SS19 7.5 ECTS Exch
Swedish for International Students 1 AS17SS18AS18SS19 7.5 ECTS
Swedish for International Students 2 AS17SS18AS18SS19 7.5 ECTS
Swedish for International Students 3 SS18AS18SS19 7.5 ECTS
Teaching English (INT) AS17AS18 7.5 ECTS Exch
The Environment and Organisation AS17 15.0 ECTS
The History of Scandinavia and the Baltic Sea Region: 1850-2000 SS19 7.5 ECTS Exch
The Human Body and Movement SS19 7.5 ECTS Exch
The Tourist Company SS19 7.5 ECTS
Theories of International Relations AS17SS18AS18SS19 7.5 ECTS
Theories of Interpretive and Critical Research AS17SS18 7.5 ECTS
Tourism Management SS18SS19 7.5 ECTS
Tourism Operations SS18 7.5 ECTS
Understanding Organisations AS17SS18AS18SS19 7.5 ECTS Exch