Survival: Institutions and Strategies in the Early Modern World, 7.5 credits
Academic year 2023/2024
Spring 2024, 50%, Campus
Start date: 25 March 2024
End date: 2 June 2024
Application deadline: 16 October 2023
Application code: UU-01130 Application
Language of instruction: English
Selection: Higher education credits (maximum 285 credits)
Registration: Please contact the department.
Entry requirements: A Bachelor's degree, equivalent to a Swedish Kandidatexamen, from an internationally recognised university
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 12,500
Tuition fee, total: SEK 12,500
About the course
There were numerous ways for people to make a living in Early Modern northern Europe. In this course, you will get acquainted with these various ways, and learn how varying institutional solutions affected people's chances of survival and their quality of life. This includes working life, poor relief systems, property law, et cetera. Throughout the course, attention will be paid to class and gender aspects.
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Telephone: 018-471 1526 018-471 1546
Director of studies (Bachelor's level)
Director of studies (Master's level)