Governance and corruption

7.5 credits

This course explores the concepts of governance and corruption. It deals with the shift from government towards governance and what this means for the accountability of politics and administration and how key values for democratic governance are understood: public and private interest, and corruption. Moreover, the course uses the policy area of anticorruption and public integrity to study implications of the shift from government to governance.


Linnaeus University’s campus is located roughly 15 minutes with bicycle from the city centre. Campus is like a small society in its own right, with the university, student accommodation and student life all in one place. Everything happens on campus – here you become part of a creative knowledge environment and an eventful student life.

What will you find when exploring Växjö? There is a great selection of restaurants and cosy cafés. There is a large lake in the city centre, beautiful nature is always nearby. Many students enjoy the combination of the city centre in Växjö and life on campus. This is where your dream of the future begins!