25 Area and Cultural Studies Master's degrees in Sweden

Area and Cultural Studies

In this inter-disciplinary field, one usually specialises his studies on a certain culture such as Asian studies, African American studies, Latino studies but also childhood studies for example.

Find and compare 25 Masters in Area and Cultural Studies in Sweden. Below is a selection of the available study options in Sweden. If you're interested in studying Area and Cultural Studies in Sweden you can view all 25 Master's programmes. You can also read more about the Area and Cultural Studies discipline in general, or about studying in Sweden.

Suggested Master's Programmes

Euroculture Euroculture
  • Sep 2015
    Not specified
  • 24 months

The Master Programme in Euroculture at Uppsala University offers great opportunities for students interested in understanding and helping to shape the future of European integration. Recognised by the European Commission as an Erasmus Mundus Programme of Excellence, Euroculture is for students who realise that Europe’s future will be moulded not only by economics and politics, but also through struggles over identities, values, and heritage - in a word, culture. Our interdisciplinary approach combines coursework in at least two countries. We will prepare you to make a difference in fields like diplomacy, international business, journalism, cultural management, and the European institutions.

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Scandinavian Studies Scandinavian Studies
  • Sep 2015
  • Non-EEA € 21,768 per year
  • 24 months

The Master Programme in Scandinavian Studies invites students to perform close and critical examination of issues concerning historical and contemporary cultural expressions, as well as the differences and similarities between the Scandinavian languages and literatures. This programme is for students with a Bachelor’s degree in Scandinavian Studies or the equivalent. Upon completion, students have career possibilities within the area of cultural communication, e.g. as translators, interpreters, or information officers within government administration as well as as in organisations and international companies. The programme also opens career paths in compulsory and upper-secondary schools (language teacher), and for graduate studies.

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Early Modern Studies -  Northern Europe 1450-1850 Early Modern Studies - Northern Europe 1450-1850
  • Sep 2015
  • EEA € 0 per year
  • Non-EEA € 21,768 per year
  • 24 months

The fascination of studying early modern history consists in trying to understand cultures and societies that are at the same time familiar and foreign, to see the consistencies while acknowledging the contradictions. It is the task of the historian to understand and accommodate these seemingly diverging characteristics. The purpose of the Master programme is to provide you with knowledge of, and insights into, the early modern history of Northern Europe (c. 1450–1850).

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Asian Studies
  • Sep 2015
  • EEA € 0 per year
  • Non-EEA € 12,000 per year
  • 24 months

The aim of this interdisciplinary programme is to provide our students with advanced knowledge about contemporary issues in Asia. Students gain expertise on contemporary Asian societies and are able to specialise, based on the regional, thematic and disciplinary focus they choose.

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Library and Information Science - Digital Library and Information Services
  • Sep 2015
    Not specified
  • 24 months

Would you like to work at the leading edge of information and library practice? Would you be interested in helping people to make sense of the cyberspace that is becoming so important in their work and lives? Do you want to have all the treasures of human knowledge, acquired through the ages, at your fingertips? This programme will help you to choose your mission and place in life.

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Social Science: Focus History
  • Aug 2016
  • EEA € 0 per year
  • Non-EEA € 10,500 per year
  • 12 months

The programme involves studies at Master"s level in one of the subjects history, human geography, social work, sociology or political science. The programme opens professional opportunities in areas such as qualified investigation, case handling, development and project/operations management.

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Applied Ethics Applied Ethics
  • Aug 2016
  • Sep 2015
  • EEA € 0 per year
  • Non-EEA € 10,400 per year
  • 12 months

Applied ethics is a growing interdisciplinary field that studies ethical issues in different areas such as politics, medicine, research, technology, as well as different forms of professional ethics. Questions such as global justice, ethical implications of new technologies in healthcare and environmental responsibility for future generations are some of the issues that applied ethics is dealing with. The subject has its disciplinary basis in moral philosophy and ethics but also requires area knowledge and expertise in different fields of application.

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Fine Arts
  • Aug 2016
  • EEA € 0 per year
  • Non-EEA € 32,900 per year
  • 24 months

The Royal Institute of Art offers a two-year master programme in fine arts. The education is focused on independent artistic work with continuous individual supervision by the professors and other teaching staff. The students plan their studies and artistic work by setting up an individual study plan in dialogue with the supervising professor.

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Language Technology
  • Sep 2015
    Not specified
  • 24 months

The Master's Programme in Language Technology is for students who want to make computers use and understand human language.

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European Studies
  • Sep 2015
  • EEA € 0 per year
  • Non-EEA € 11,000 per year
  • 24 months

MAPES is an interdisciplinary Master´s programme with a unique perspective on Europe. Our focus lies on culture, identity and communication, addressed with both theoretical sophistication and career pragmatism. Academically, the programme benefits from the presence of the Centre for European Studies, a research-focused network covering the whole of Lund University.

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Social Work and Human Rights
  • Sep 2015
    Not specified
  • 24 months

The basic idea of the programme is to promote a less ethnocentric understanding of social problems, social work and human rights. The programme is organized on a two-year basis but with the possibility to terminate after one year obtaining a one-year master degree.

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Media, Communication and Cultural Analysis
  • Aug 2016
  • EEA € 0 per year
  • Non-EEA € 13,000 per year
  • 24 months

In the information society, knowledge in the field of media and communication has multiple uses. Within the creative industries, skills in the analysis of media processes are by now recognised as crucial. Within academic studies, the development of the media is linked to some of the most urgent questions within the humanities and social sciences.

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Sweden

Sweden

Swedish universities are renowned for their investigative research and independent thinking, and this reputation is cemented with nationally certified degrees and rigorous quality control. As a country, Sweden is an open and multicultural society with a long tradition of welcoming international students.

English-Taught Education

Many universities in Sweden offer study programmes taught in English. Studying abroad in English-taught classes makes it easier to transfer your acquired knowledge to other countries. Furthermore, English-taught education will ensure international career opportunities in the future. Before starting a programme, you need to have a basic knowledge of the English language. Find an English course on Language Learning Portal or assess your level of English by taking the IELTS language test.