BSc in Development Studies: Political Science major
Welcome to the 6th and final semester in the BIDS-programme, major Political Science! Below you will find information that you need to know in order to claim your study place. It is important that you read the information thoroughly.
Compulsory introductory meeting for STVB30
The semester starts with a compulsory digital introductory meeting for the course STVB30 Field Work, Internship, Research Overview on January 15 at 14-16 in location Eden 222A.
Compulsory introductory meeting for the thesis course STVK12
The second course STVK12 Bachelor's thesis in Development Studies, major Political Science starts with a compulsory introductory meeting on March 20, at 13.15 in room Eden 235. Your introductory meeting is mandatory. If you are unable to attend the mandatory introductory meeting, please notifying the course convener and the academic advisors.
Eligibility and Conditional offer
Specific Entry Requirements for STVB30: At least 45 credits (75%) from BIDS year 1 and year 2.
Specific Entry Requirements for STVK12: At least 45 credits (75%) from BIDS year 1 and year 2 including STVC02 and STVC05.
If you do not fulfil the above at the time of admission, you have received a conditional offer. You must therefore present documents verifying your eligibility in connection with the introductory meeting for the course
It is important that you do the web registration on time, or else you will lose your place which will then be offered to another applicant.
Canvas – Lund University’s learning management platform
Once you have registered you will be granted access to the course module on Canvas. Please note, there is a slight delay from your registration until you can access the course on Canvas.
Schedule and classes
Classes are scheduled 2-4 times a week. Attendance at seminars is compulsory.
Syllabus and literature list
Course content and links to syllabus and literature list can be found on the course page in Canvas or on our programme website.
If you have any questions regarding the course, please do not hesitate to contact the Academic advisors.
We look forward to meeting you in January!
Director of Studies
Lidija Lindoff, Mats Janér and Daniel Alfons
Contact Your Academic Advisor
Lidija Lindoff, room 231 B
Telephone hours: Tuesdays & Wednesdays 10–12
Telephone: 046-222 89 38
Mats Janér, room 233
Telephone hours: Tuesdays & Thursdays 10–12
Telephone: 046-222 80 48
Daniel Alfons, room 232
Telephone hours: Thursdays 10–12
Telephone: 046-222 89 50
Feel free to book an appointment with us!
E-mail: studievagledare [at] svet [dot] lu [dot] se (studievagledare[at]svet[dot]lu[dot]se)
Students with disabilities
Having a disability, such as visual impairment, dyslexia, or ADHD, should not be a barrier for your studies with us! You can be eligible for various forms of learning support.
Canvas (https://canvas.education.lu.se) is Lund University’s learning management platform. Here you can find information about your course, messages from your teachers as well as files and other things relevant to your course. For more information about the various functions in Canvas as well as how you can navigate in it please visit our Student Guide.