Language and Gender7.5 ECTS credits
In the course, current and historical approaches to language and gender are studied and contrasted, with a focus on theoretical and methodological perspectives. The general focus of the course is on how gender is reflected in and constructed through language use. The course also includes central theories and methods of analysis for written and spoken language data.
Progressive specialisation: A1N (has only first‐cycle course/s as entry requirements)
Education level: Master's level
Admission requirements: 90 ECTS credits, including at least 30 ECTS credits at the G2F level in one of the main fields of study English, Psychology, Sociology, Swedish, Swedish as a Second Language, Gender Studies, Political Science, Media and Communication Studies, Pedagogy or Educational Work, and English 6 or B, or equivalent
Selection is usually based on your grade point average from upper secondary school or the number of credit points from previous university studies, or both.
This course is included in the following programme
- Master programme in English: Linguistic specialisation (studied during year 1)