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Family Dynamics in a Changing Europe

The course is an introduction to contemporary research on fertility and family dynamics in Europe. It provides an overview of recent theory and research on changes and dynamics in family demographic behavior in Europe.

Information for admitted students Spring 2024

Congratulations! You have been admitted at Stockholm University and we hope that you will enjoy your studies with us.

In order to ensure that your studies begin as smoothly as possible we have compiled a short checklist for the beginning of the semester.

Follow the instructions on whether you have to reply to your offer or not.
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Checklist for admitted students

  1. Activate your university account

    The first step in being able to register and gain access to all the university's IT services.

  2. Register at your department

    Registration can be done in different ways. Read the instructions from your department below.

  3. Read all the information on this page

    Here you will find what you need to know before your course or programme starts.

IMPORTANT

Your seat may be withdrawn if you do not register according to the instructions provided by your department.

Information from the department - courses

Register to the course and activate your University account.

Before you can start the course you need to register. You can do it online at Ladok for students between 4-8 januari. Its' important that you register othervise you'll lose your place.

Ladok for students

If you are having problem with the registration please contact master@sociology.su.se

Please note! As of 1 January 2024 and if you have a Swedish personal identity number, you must temporarily log in to Ladok for students in a different way than you normally do. Instead of using your regular university account, you must use eduID or your account on antagning.se. 

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Activate your University account

If new at Stockholm University you need to activate your university account. Your university account gives you access to IT services. Once you have activated your account you will be able to order your university card and get access to the library resources, printing and scanning. You will also be assigned an email address. To ensure that you do not miss any important information from the university or your department, you are advised to use that specific email address via Office 365 for students. Alternatively, you can register an active forwarding address, that will then be linked to your university account. More information can be found here.

Activate your University account here

 

Students on waiting list

If we have places left students on waiting list will be contacted by email closer to the start of the course.

Athena -the learning platform

Athena is the learning platform at Stockholm University. At Athena you’ll have access to all information about the course such as schedule, schedule changes, course material and more. Before you can log in to Athena you need to activate your university account and register to your course.

Log in to Athena

More information about Athena here.

Please note that to get notification about important information from the course you need to change the settings and activate notification to your email-address. You can do that in Settings that you find under your name in the right top corner.

Athena has a mobile app that you can use. The name of that app is itslearning. The app is free of charge and you can download it to iPhones and Android-mobiles. To get notification about important information from the course you need to change the settings to allow the app to send you notification.

More information
Please see the webpage of the Department of sociology or contact master@sociology.su.se

Welcome activities

Stockholm University organises a series of welcome activities that stretch over a few weeks at the beginning of each semester. The programme is voluntary (attendance is optional) and includes Arrival Service at the airport and an Orientation Day, see more details about these events below.
Your department may also organise activities for welcoming international students. More information will be provided by your specific department. 

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The economically developed societies in Europe, the recent transformation of Central and Eastern Europe, and the increasing importance of international migration have added to the variety of demographic dynamics of the continent.

The economically developed societies in Europe, the recent transformation of Central and Eastern Europe, and the increasing importance of international migration have added to the variety of demographic dynamics of the continent. The seminar series cover changes in living arrangements and uniondynamics; changes in childbearing dynamics; causes and consequences of family-demographic change;relationships between social policy and family-demographic change; and transnational vital events and familydynamics in the course of international migration. Particular attention is devoted to comparative researchwithin Europe.