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Welcome Letters Autumn Semester 2024

Welcome to the Department of Sociology, Lund University!

In the letters below you will find everything you need to know regarding your introductory meeting.

Please note that introductory meetings are for accepted students only and not for people on our waiting list. More information for those on the waiting list can be found on the page Checklist for New Students.

If you have any questions, please contact info [at] soc [dot] lu [dot] se.

Courses in Sociology

Sociology: Sociology of Global Development and Sustainability, 30 credits (SOCA26)

Sociology: Classical and Contemporary Theory, 15 credits (SOCN03)

Sociology: Social Policy and Welfare Management, 15 credits (SOCN17) 

Sociology: Master (One or Two Year) Thesis, 15-30 credits (SOCM15, SOCM06, SOCM05)

Starting second half of the semester

Sociology: Methods and Social Analysis, 15 credits (SOCN06)

Courses in Social Anthropology

Social Anthropology: Ethnography in Social Science, 15 credtis (SANN04)

Social Anthropology: Theory and Method Course, 15 credits (SANN03) (stand-alone course and the first course of the Master's programme SASAN)

Social Anthropology: Ethnographic Fieldwork, 15 credits (SANN15)

Social Anthropology: Master's Thesis 15-30 credits (SANM05, SANM06, SANM15)

Course in Criminology

Theories, Perspectives and Concepts of Cultural Criminology, 15 credits (CCRN01), stand-alone course and the first course of the Master's programme SACCR

Internship Courses

Internship course, 15 credits (SOCN20)

Internship courses, 30 credits (SOCN21)


Master of Science Programme in Sociology, 120 credits (SASCO)

Master of Science Programme in Cultural Criminology, 120 credits (SACCR)

Master of Science Programme in Social Anthropology, 120 credits (SASAN)

Don't miss our Checklist for new students where we have gathered the most important information for you at the beginning of the semester.

We hope you enjoy your studies at the Department of Sociology!