Forms of power and governance
7.5 ECTS credits
The course has a focus on power and governance from different perspectives, addressing the issues of the exercise of public power and the development of postmodern forms of governance in complex environments and networks. Power and changes in the exercise of power as well as governance are studied in relation to societal structures and different actors' interaction in political arenas, including the regional arena.
Progressive specialisation: A1N (has only first‐cycle course/s as entry requirements)
Education level: Master's level
Admission requirements: General admission requirements for education at Master's level. Upper secondary school level English 6 or B or equivalent. Bachelor's Degree 180 ECTS cr with a Major in History, Human Geography, Tourism Studies, Environmental Science, or Political Science, or equivalent, or a professional degree in GIS Engineering 180 ECTS cr, including a degree project 15 ECTS cr. Students with a Major in Tourism Studies, Environmental Science or GIS Engineering must have a social science profile.
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 Region Building (studied during year 1)
- Start Autumn 2019
- Mode of study Campus
- Language Swedish
- Course code SVA506
- Application code KAU-34108
- Study pace 50% (Day)
- Study period week 45–3