2019-2020 / SOCI0079-1

Migration, citizenship and intercultural dynamics


30h Th

Number of credits

 Bachelor in human and social sciences3 crédits 
 Bachelor in human and social sciences (Nouveau programme)5 crédits 
 Bachelor in sociology and anthropology3 crédits 
 Extra courses intended for exchange students (Erasmus, ...)5 crédits 
 Bachelor in ancient and modern languages and literatures5 crédits 
 Bachelor in ancient languages and literatures : classics5 crédits 
 Bachelor in information and communication5 crédits 
 Bachelor in modern languages and literatures : German, Dutch and English5 crédits 
 Bachelor in history of art and archaeology : general5 crédits 
 Bachelor in history5 crédits 
 Bachelor in modern languages and literatures : general5 crédits 
 Bachelor in history of art and archaeology : musicology5 crédits 
 Bachelor in ancient languages and literatures : Oriental studies5 crédits 
 Bachelor in philosophy5 crédits 
 Bachelor in French and Romance languages and literatures : general5 crédits 
 Master in multilingual communication (120 ECTS)5 crédits 
 Master in journalism (120 ECTS)5 crédits 
 Certificat en didactique du cours de philosophie et de citoyenneté5 crédits 


Hassan Bousetta

Language(s) of instruction

French language

Organisation and examination

Teaching in the second semester


Schedule online

Units courses prerequisite and corequisite

Prerequisite or corequisite units are presented within each program

Learning unit contents

The course is an introduction to the key theories and concepts in the sociology of immigration and integration (assimilation, citizenshi, culture, ethnicity, interculturalism, racism, transnationalism, asylum, migration)

Learning outcomes of the learning unit

At the end of the course, the student should be able to use these concepts to analyse social situations

Prerequisite knowledge and skills

Students should be able to read in English

Planned learning activities and teaching methods


Mode of delivery (face-to-face ; distance-learning)

MODE OF DELIVERY: FACE-TO-FACE. Attendance is highly recommended. The course consists in about 10 sessions (2 hours each) plus the complusory participation in a few lectures organized by CEDEM

Powerpoint supports will be made available online on My ULg.


Recommended or required readings

Compulsory Readings :

A portfolio of suggested readings will be available at Point de vue store on the Sart-Tilman Campus. In addition, the following is also recommended :
Martiniello M., La démocratie multiculturelle, paris, Presses de Sc Po, 2011.
Martiniello M., Penser l'ethnicité, Liège, Les Presses de l'ULg, 2013
Martiniello M., La citoyenneté à l'aube du 21ème siècle, Liège, Les éditions de l'ULg, 2000
Présentations powerpoint: Migration / Citoyenneté / Ethnicité(1) / Ethnicité(2) / Racisme et discrimination

Assessment methods and criteria

First Session: In the written evaluation, particular attention will be given to the ability of the student to practice the epistemological break and get out of pre-concepts and common sense. During the written exam, the student will problematize the sociological issues at the center of the course through the analysis of a situation identified in the recent events related to migration, citizenship and intercultural relations.

Second session: idem

Work placement(s)

Organizational remarks

The course begins on February 5th, 2020


Hassan Bousetta : Hassan.Bousetta@uliege.be
04 366 30 17
0488 23 23 79  

Items online

power points
Citoyenneté (1) Ethnicité (1) Ethnicité (2)

Power points for the course
Power points for the course