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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).

Courses at B, C and second-cycle levels require previous higher education. Click on a course to see the entry requirements.

Course Start dates Credits Other
Advanced Macroeconomics AS17 7.5 ECTS
Advanced Microeconomics AS17 7.5 ECTS
Analytical Tools in Environmental Science SS18 7.5 ECTS
Approaches to Political Science AS17 15.0 ECTS
Biodiversity and Conservation AS17 7.5 ECTS
Canonical Texts in Media Theory AS17 7.5 ECTS
Celebrity Cultures SS18 7.5 ECTS
Challenges for Emerging Cities: Open Lab Multidisciplinary Project Course AS17SS18 15.0 ECTS
Communicating Scientific Knowledge and Complex Environmental Issues SS18 7.5 ECTS
Comparative Journalism Studies AS17 15.0 ECTS
Comparative Research Methods AS17 7.5 ECTS
Digital Media Technologies: Production and Literacy AS17 15.0 ECTS
Ecosystem Management AS17 7.5 ECTS
Environmental Communication SS18 7.5 ECTS
Environmental Economics and Sustainable Development AS17 7.5 ECTS
Environmental Governance and the Role of Experts AS17 7.5 ECTS
Environmental Planning for Sustainable Governance AS17 7.5 ECTS
Environmental Risks: Assessment and Management AS17 7.5 ECTS
Generation of Knowledge in Environmental Science SS18 7.5 ECTS
Health and Social Change AS17 7.5 ECTS
Infectious Disease Control in Changing Environments AS17 7.5 ECTS
Infectious Disease Epidemiology AS17 15.0 ECTS
International Macroeconomics AS17 7.5 ECTS
Intersectional Analysis: Identities, Ethnicity, Gender, Class and Sexuality AS17 7.5 ECTS
Journalism and International Conflicts AS17 15.0 ECTS
Media and Culture Industries AS17 7.5 ECTS
Media and Everyday Life AS17 7.5 ECTS
Media and Representation AS17 7.5 ECTS
Media and the Environment AS17 7.5 ECTS
Media History: Archeology and Archives SS18 7.5 ECTS
Medical Geography AS17 7.5 ECTS
Multidisciplinary Research Project in Environmental Science AS17 7.5 ECTS
Music in the Online Digital Media Age SS18 7.5 ECTS
Political and Social Institutions AS17 7.5 ECTS
Political Decision Making and Environmental Management I AS17 7.5 ECTS
Political Decision Making and Environmental Management II AS17 7.5 ECTS
Politics Today: Political Organisation and Political Participation AS17 7.5 ECTS
Qualitative Research Methods AS17 7.5 ECTS
Research Methods and Methodologies AS17 7.5 ECTS
Statistics AS17 7.5 ECTS
Sustainability, Civil Society and Transnational Governance SS18 7.5 ECTS
Theory of Knowledge AS17 7.5 ECTS