Education as a social phenomenon
As a discipline Sociology of Education is based on more general traditions in social and historical sciences.
Master's Programme in Sociology of Education
Education, and the way students should be educated, is both a heavily debated and politically polarized topic. In Sociology of Education, we ask the question of why education has developed in particular ways.
The Master's Programme in Sociology of Education focuses on analyzing the development, structure, and functions of education in society. As a student in this master's programme, you will gain the skills to make independent analysis of education as a social phenomenon and the ways in which education has been shaped by historical, cultural and economic conditions.
This programme will prepare you for a future career in research, within educational administration, or other related fields.