GIS for the Humanities and the Social Sciences, 7.5 credits

Academic year 2022/2023

  • Autumn 2022, 50%, Campus

    Start date: 29 August 2022

    End date: 30 October 2022

    Application deadline: 19 April 2022

    Application code: UU-50107 Application

    Language of instruction: English

    Location: Uppsala

    Selection: Higher education credits (maximum 285 credits)

    Registration: 8 August 2022 – 21 August 2022

  • Autumn 2022, 50%, Campus

    Start date: 31 October 2022

    End date: 15 January 2023

    Application deadline: 19 April 2022

    Application code: UU-50129 Application

    Language of instruction: English

    Location: Visby

    Selection: Higher education credits (maximum 285 credits)

    Registration: 10 October 2022 – 23 October 2022

Entry requirements: A Bachelor's degree, equivalent to a Swedish Kandidatexamen, from an internationally recognised university

Fees:

If you are not a citizen of a European Union (EU) or European Economic Area (EEA) country, or Switzerland, you are required to pay application or tuition fees. Formal exchange students will be exempted from tuition fees, as well as the application fee. Read more about fees.

Application fee: SEK 900

Tuition fee, first semester: SEK 15,000

Tuition fee, total: SEK 15,000

About the course

The course provides you with knowledge and skills in working with Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and how GIS can be used to analyse research questions within the humanities and the social sciences. It introduces theoretical aspects of landscape analysis and GIS. Alongside the lectures, you will work with tutorials after which you will design your own case studies or research projects according to your particular research interest.

More information

Contact

Department of Archaeology and Ancient History

Engelska parken, Thunbergsvägen 3H

Box 626, 751 26 UPPSALA

Telephone: 018-471 2093

Email: info@arkeologi.uu.se

Course administrator

Telephone: +46 18 471 20 93

info@arkeologi.uu.se