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GTS2 Making sense of globalization - Theorizing beyond the nation-state (UTA Summer School) 5–10 ECTS
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Language of instruction
Type or level of studies
Advanced studies
Course unit descriptions in the curriculum
MDP in Global and Transnational Sociology
School of Social Sciences and Humanities

Learning outcomes

Upon completion of the course, students will a have a basic grasp of social theoretic perspectives to analyze globalization and cross-national linkages in the modern world. Students will learn to understand these phenomena from different thematic angels and from various theoretical perspectives.


0 – 300 euros
For exchange and degree students of University of Tampere and Tampere University of Technology (academic year 2015-2016) courses are free of charge. Course fees for students not registered at the University of Tampere (or at the Tampere University of Technology) for the academic year 2015-2016. Further information: http://www.uta.fi/admissions/summer_school/fees.html.


Ali Qadir, Teacher responsible

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10-Aug-2015 – 21-Aug-2015
Lectures 20 hours
Mon 10-Aug-2015, 10.-21.8.2015
Seminar 20 hours
Wed 9-Sep-2015 - 11-Nov-2015 weekly at 10-12, Pinni B3032


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Further information

The course is part of University of Tampere Summer School 2015.
Please see the teaching timetable and lecture rooms (PDF) at: http://www.uta.fi/admissions/summer_school/courses.html

The students of the MDP in Global and Transnational studies will continue the course with seminar sessions during 9.9.-11.11.