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Explore theories about migration in greater depth and learn how migration is a constant phenomenon throughout human history with the Why Do People Migrate - Theories course of the European University Institute (EUI).

Overview

Move beyond the headlines about migration

In the Why Do People Migrate - Theories course of the European University Institute (EUI), you will learn about different theoretical models that seek to explain why migration starts and why it continues. You will explore migration as a structural feature of our societies and examine individual’s choices to migrate. You will consider the role networks and institutions play in the movement of people. You will also hear from international experts about how migration theories can help us understand cases of labour migration in different world regions.

What will you achieve?

By the end of the course, you‘ll be able to...

  • Identify the fundamental terminology used in theoretical debates on migration
  • Explore the main theoretical approaches
  • Explain the motivations for people to move and settle outside their home countries
  • Apply main theories to the interpretation of real case-studies

Programme Structure

Syllabus:
  • Migration as a global phenomenon
  • Explaining the start, the continuation and the completion of migration
  • Theories at work: migration case studies

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 21 days

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • This course is for anyone interested in learning about migration.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    279 EUR/year
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    Based on the tuition of 279 EUR per year during 21 days.
  • National

    279 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 279 EUR per year during 21 days.

Funding

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