Migration and population development

CCRD07 Elective 6 ECTS
Period 3 weeks -
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Námskeiðslýsing

This course provides an overview of theories and research on migration and population development from the perspectives of economics, geography, and social sciences.

Hæfniviðmið

Upon completion of this course, students

  • will be able to systematically examine theories on migration and population development from the perspective of economics, geography and social sciences.
  • will be able to bring recent and historical developments in a context.
  • will have demonstrated ability in reading scientific papers and critically evaluating them.
  • will be able to present and explain findings from the scientific literature and discuss them with peers.
  • have demonstrated that they can apply their knowledge, understanding and proficiency in new and unfamiliar situations or in an interdisciplinary context
  • will develop their critical thinking, written and verbal communication skills, through course assignments.

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