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BSRM3205 Cross-Border Areas in the Baltic Sea Region: Borders, Identity and Everyday Life 5 ECTS
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Language of instruction
Type or level of studies
Advanced studies
Course unit descriptions in the curriculum
MDP in Baltic Sea Region Studies
Faculty of Humanities

Learning outcomes

On this course students gain knowledge of the cultural processes affecting the cross-border areas in the wider Baltic Sea region from the viewpoint of border and ethnological studies with a focus on micro-level analysis of borders and culture. In addition, students gain experience of applying fieldwork methods as means for further deepening their understanding of the relations between diverse borders and people’s everyday lives in the region.

General description

The lectures will start on March 17th. The course includes a pre-exam and a 2 days excursion. More information will be given to those, who register for the course.

Registration on NettiOpsu.

Teacher responsible

Karri Kiiskinen, PhD


Lectures 20 h
Tue 17-Mar-2015 at 12-14, room E104, T52 on the campus map
Fri 20-Mar-2015 at 10-12, room E104
Tue 24-Mar-2015 at 10-12, room E117
Fri 27-Mar-2015 at 10-12, room E104
Tue 31-Mar-2015 at 12-14, room E104
Thu 9-Apr-2015 at 10-12, room E104
Tue 14-Apr-2015 at 10-12, room E117
Fri 17-Apr-2015 at 10-12, room E104
Mon 27-Apr-2015 at 12-14, room E119
Exercises 4 h

Evaluation criteria

Pre-exam, learning diary and essay

Further information

PhD Karri Kiiskinen
Prof Helena Ruotsala