Explore theories about migration in greater depth and learn how migration is a constant phenomenon throughout human history.

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Move beyond the headlines about migration

In this course, 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 topics will you cover?

  • Understanding migration as a global phenomenon
  • Why does migration start?
  • How does migration continue?
  • Theoretical approaches in practice