YKPS3102 Migration Policy (5 cr)

Study level:
Advanced studies
Grading scale:
Responsible organisation:
Department of Social Sciences and Philosophy
Curriculum periods:
2017-2018, 2018-2019, 2019-2020



The course on Migration Policy is designed and intended as an introduction to migration policy and other important migration topics. It will focus mainly on policy and labor migration for both internal and international migration.

Completion methods

- Students will develop individual research projects.
- Written assignment or exam

Assessment details

- Written assignment or exam
- Active participation

Learning outcomes

Students will be able to comprehend the diversity of ways in which contemporary international migration shape and are shaped by politics and policy. They will gain in depth knowledge of migration theories and how these theories have developed to fit the new trends of migration flows imposed by globalization, economic and political changes.

Study materials

Information about the books and/or other material needed is given during the course.

Completion methods

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