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Application period for studies starting in autumn 2018 begins on November 1, 2017 and closes on January 31, 2018.

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Advanced Studies in Human Geography: Crossing Borders in a Global Context (40 ECTS)

The Crossing Borders in a Global Context major takes its departure from critical geopolitics and political geography and is based upon teaching from the fields of geography and history.

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Autumn 2017

5114101 Seminar on the Finnish-Russian Borderland (5 credits)
5114107 Territorial Border Conflicts: geopolitics, military geography I (2 credits)
5117339 Special Seminar: Ethnic Conflicts and Competition in the Post-Soviet Borderlands (5 credits)
5117342 Regional Development and Territorial Co-operation in Europe (5 credits)
5117352 Post-Soviet Russia on the EU's Border (2 credits)
5117353 Post-Soviet Russia on the EU's Border, final paper (3 credits)

Spring 2018

5114101 Seminar on the Finnish-Russian Borderland (5 credits)
5114108 Territorial Border Conflicts: geopolitics, military geography II (3 credits)
5117329 European Borders and the European Neighbourhood (5 credits)
5117332 Critical Geopolitics and Border Theories (5 credits)
5117355 Global Migration: Theories and Practices (5 credits)

Independent study year-round

5117335 Rural-Urban Socioeconomics and Governance in the European North, literature (3 credits)

Not offered in academic year 2017-2018:

5117347 Rural-Urban Socio-economics and Governance in the European North (5 credits)
5117336 Local Mobilisation and Community Development in a Rural-Urban Context (6 credits)