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Course Detail

Degree
Bachelor
Standard Academic Year
2 - 4
Course delivery methods
face-to-face
Subject
Social studies, Law
Program
School
School of Social and International Studies
Department
Campus
Tsukuba Campus
Classroom
Course Offering Year
2022-2023
Course Offering Month
October - December
Weekday and Period
Thu1,2
Capacity
Credits
2.0
Language
English
Course Number
BE22581

Sociology of Migration University of Tsukuba

Course Overview

This course aims to analyze international migration focusing on key themes for understanding this social phenomenon. To this end, topics such as gender and migration, transnational communities, migration policies will be addressed through a sociological and multidisciplinary perspective.

Learning Achievement

The goal of this course is that students acquire critical knowledge to deeply analyze the multidimensional and multifaceted causes and consequences of international migration and its implications for contemporary society.

Competence

The objective of this course is to offer the student specific knowledge about international migration. It will address the sociological aspect and will also have a multidisciplinary approach to analyze key topics such as transnational social dynamics, gender, the importance of migrant networks, and an issue of paramount importance for understanding migratory movements: migration policies adopted by different governments in the world.

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Course prerequisites

Grading Philosophy

Grades will be based on participation (20%), homework (30%) and final report(50%)

Course schedule

Course type

Lectures

Online Course Requirement

Instructor

Urano Edson Ioshiaqui

Other information

Limited to 30 students.
Open in even number years.
Lecture is conducted in English.
G-course
Biennial Course (offered in even years)

Site for Inquiry

Please inquire about the courses at the address below.

Contact person: Edson Ioshiaqui Urano

Email address: urano.edson.fu@u.tsukuba.ac.jp


Link to the syllabus provided by the university