Course RK2035

Human Rights: Individual Specialization Course

7.5 Credits
First Cycle

Starts week 3, 2021

Upon completion of the course, the student shall be able to:
  • independently find relevant academic literature on a specific theme within the field of human rights
  • communicate, in writing, advanced knowledge on a specific theme within the field of human rights
  • identify, analyze, and critically relate to problems within a specific theme within the field of human rights in a nuanced way
  • reflect on his/her own process of learning and by that identify areas where personal competence should be developed.
Starts and ends:
wk3, 2021 - wk12, 2021
Study Rate:
Flexible (Falun)
Time of Day:
Teaching form:
Entry Qualifications:
  • 60 credits within history, religious studies, sociology, political science or international relations, and English B/English 6 at Swedish upper secondary school or equivalent knowledge. No knowledge of Swedish is required
Application Code:
Main field of study:
Online Education
Compulsory meetings:
0 physical
5 online
Computer Skills:

Surf on the Internet, read and send emails, use a word-processing programme (e.g. Word). Connect a camera and headphones to the computer and install a programme using instructions.

Computer Capacity:

Access to a computer (Not a mini pc, tablet or similar) that is not older than three years (or equivalent) and broadband connection, at least 1 Mbit/s (not mobile broadband, because mobile broadband can vary considerably in speed).

Means of Education:

Higher rate of web-based communication where our learning platform (Learn) is a natural element of the course. Web-based meetings with sound and image where simple presentations can be held. Lectures can be broadcast live or can alternatively be made available afterwards online.

Tuition Fee
First Tuition Fee Installment:
10,875 SEK
Total Tuition Fee:
10,875 SEK
EU/EEA Citizens or exchange students are not required to pay fees.
Information on application and tuition fees: