Political Science: Minorities and Ethnic-Sectarian Conflict in the Middle East
CONGRATULATIONS AND WELCOME TO THE COURSE STVN21
Welcome to the the department of Political Science and studies at master level.
Compulsory digital introductory meeting
The semester starts with a compulsory digital introductory meeting and introductory lecture on March 23, at 15.15-18.00.
The meeting will be held via Zoom due to the continued pandemic. Before the introductory day, you will receive an email with a link to the Zoom meeting and information on how to prepare for the meeting. Your introductory meeting is mandatory.
If you fail to attend without notifying the academic advisors you will loose your spot on the course which will be offered to a student on the waiting list.
Eligibility and Conditional offer
Specific Entry Requirements: 150 higher education credits, including a Bachelor degree essay, in the subject of political science, peace and conflict studies, or an equivalent discipline or enrolled student in the Master's program Welfare Policies and Management (SAWEM) at Lund University.
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.
It is important that you do the web registration on time or else you will lose your place and it will be offered to another applicant.
If you have any questions concering the web registration please contact the academic advisors.
Canvas - Lund University’s learning management platform
Once you have registered you will be granted access to the course module on Canvas. Please note that there is a slight delay from your registration until you can access the course on Canvas.
Schedule and classes
Classes are schedule 2-4 times a week. Part of the classes are compulsory.
The planning for the spring semester 2022 assumes that teaching and examination will be carried out on campus.
We successively follow the rules and recommendations of responsible authorities for corona related restrictions and notify our students of any changes to teaching methods. Please find more information about the Faculty's decision on the spring semester 2022.
We will inform you in more detail how this will affect your studies at the department of Poltical Science at the introductory meeting.
Syllabus and literature list
If you have any questions regarding the course please do not hesitate to contact the Academic advisors.
Director of Studies
Daniel Alfons, Mats Janér and Lidija Lindoff
Contact Your Academic Advisor
Daniel Alfons, room 232
Telephone hours: Thursdays 10–12
Telephone: 046-222 89 50
Mats Janér, room 233
Telephone hours: Tuesdays and Thursdays 10–12
Telephone: 046-222 80 48
Lidija Lindoff, room 231 B
Drop-in: Tuesdays and Wednesdays 10–11.45
Telephone: 046-222 89 38
Feel free to book an appointment with us!
E-mail: 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.