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The Swedish School System in a Comparative Perspective

Course
PDG092
Bachelor’s level
7,5 credits (ECTS)
Study pace
50%
Time
Afternoon
Location
Göteborg
Study form
Campus
Language
English
Duration
-
Application open
-
Application code
GU-19407
Tuition
Full education cost: 10 875 SEK
First payment: 10 875 SEK

No fees are charged for EU and EEA citizens, Swedish residence permit holders and exchange students.

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About

The school system in a comparative perspective provides students with an introduction to the Swedish school system. It offers students opportunities to compare the Swedish school system to other educational systems in the world. At the end of the course students are expected to have acquired a basic knowledge and understanding about the structure and content of contemporary Swedish school system and a capacity to use this knowledge for cross-national comparisons.

Prerequisites and selection

Requirements

General entrance requirements

Selection

Selection is based upon average grade from upper secondary school (34 %), the number of credits from previous university studies, maximum 165 credits (33 %) and Högskoleprovet - Swedish Scholastic Aptitude Test (33 %).