The Geography of Sweden, 7.5 Credits

The course enables students to develop a basic understanding of the development of historical, social, economic and demographic features of Swedish society from a geographical perspective. The course covers contemporary issues in population change, mobility and migration, housing segregation, economic geography and business development, and planning in a Swedish context.

ECTS Credits

7.5 Credits

Level of education

First cycle, the level of specialised study for general qualification cannot be classified (GXX)


School of Humanities, Education and Social Sciences

When is the course offered?

Prerequisites: General entry requirements for university studies.

Selection: Average grade/national university aptitude test/university points

Additional information: Teaching methods
The course can be made up of lectures, laboratory work, seminars, field studies, exercises, placement studies, web-based discussions and/or workshops.

The course can be assessed through written examination, take-home examination, compulsory course components, paper, essay and/or oral examination.

Course syllabus

Application code: X1808