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Swedish Politics

Bachelor's course in political science. Only for exchange students. Autumn term and spring term.
STVC01 - Swedish Politics (15 credits)

The aim of the course is to give a general understanding of Swedish political life, and to introduce students to political science research on various aspects of Swedish politics. 

The course covers the main features of vital political institutions, such as the constitution and the electoral system. This is accompanied by a discussion of political actors, such as parties, interest groups, and the relations between the state and society. In addition, the course addresses the orientation of public policy in certain areas, such as the construction of the welfare state, foreign policy, security policy, and environmental policy. 

Only for exchange students.

Page Manager:


Helen Fogelin

International coordinator - incoming students

Room: 234
Telephone: +46 (0)46-2228951
E-mail: helen [dot] fogelin [at] svet [dot] lu [dot] se

Department of Political Science
Lund University
Visiting address: Paradisgatan 5H (House: Eden)
Postal address: Box 52, SE-221 00 LUND
Telephone: +46 46-222 89 52

Faculty of Social Sciences