Courses within the doctoral programmes at the Department of Culture and Society

The Department of Culture and Society offers a variety of graduate courses.  

Anyone taking doctoral studies at the Department of Culture and Society is welcome to take any of the graduate courses given by the department. 

Doctoral students from other departments at Linköping University and doctoral students from other institutions of higher education are also welcome to take the courses, if space is available. Some courses can also be taken by advanced master’s students, if there are particularly strong reasons. A precondition for taking any of the courses and obtaining credit is that the student has been admitted to doctoral studies and has the consent of his or her supervisor.

The list below shows courses given by the Department of Culture and Society and by the LiU Humanities platform established by several departments in collaboration. For more information about any of the courses, contact the course coordinator. 

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Autumn 2021

Reimagining the Humanities, 3 credits for participating and another 7 credits if you write a course paper
Organisor: LiU Humanities
Course coordinator: Madina Tlostanova 
Period: Autumn 2021, week 37, 13-16 September

The Political Economy of International Migration
Department of Culture and Society (IKOS)
Doctoral programme: Ethnic and Migration Studies, REMESO
Course coordinators: Peo Hansen och Claudia Tazreiter
Director of doctoral studies: Catrin Lundström
Period: Intensive week is scheduled for 29 November –3 December

Qualitative methods in social science, 7,5 credits
Department of Culture and Society (IKOS)
Doctoral programme: Welfare Law
Course coordinator: Anna Lundberg
Director of doctoral studies: Catrin Lundström
Period: TBA

Migration and the law – a reading course, 7,5 credits
Department of Culture and Society (IKOS)
Doctoral programme: Welfare Law
Course coordinator: Anna Lundberg
Director of doctoral studies: Catrin Lundström
Period: TBA

Spring 2022

Kritiska och reflexiva förhållningssätt till kulturvetenskaplig teori och metod, 15 credits
Department of Culture and Society (IKOS)
Doctoral programme: Culture and society
Course coordinator: Johanna Dahlin och Martin Fredriksson
Director of doctoral studies: Catrin Lundström
Period: Spring 2022

Knowledge in Motion: Between Forms and Norms, 7,5 credits
Department of Culture and Society (IKOS)
Doctoral programme: Culture and society in collaboration with the journal Culture Unbound and the research hub KOMPASS.
Course coordinator: Eva Hemmungs Wirtén
Director of doctoral studies: Catrin Lundström
Period: Spring 2022

For more information, please contact the course coordinator.

Previous courses

Analysing Literature, 7,5 credits
Department of Culture and Society (IKOS)
Doctoral programme: Language and culture (SoK)
Course coordinator: Jesper Olsson
Director of doctoral studies: Elin Käck
Period: spring 2021, weeks 18-21
Language: To be decided in consultation with course participants (Swedish or English)

Analysing Language and Interaction, 7,5 credits
Department of Culture and Society (IKOS)
Doctoral programme: Language and culture (SoK)
Course coordinator: Leelo Keevallik
Director of doctoral studies: Elin Käck
Period: spring 2021, weeks 4-8
Language: To be decided in consultation with course participants (Swedish or English)

Pedagogiskt arbete – en orientering om fältets metoder, 7,5 credits
Department of Culture and Societye (IKOS)
Doctoral programme: Pedagogiskt arbete med ämnesdidaktisk inriktning
Course coordinators: Bengt-Göran Martinsson och David Ludvigsson
Director of doctoral studies: Elin Käck
Period: This course starts with general information in November 2020 and continues during the spring up until week 8.

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