ENG3423 - Special Subject

About

Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Assignment and Oral examination
Grade: Letters

Evaluation form Weighting Duration Examination aids Grade deviation
Oral examination 40/100 30 minutes E
Assignment 60/100 1 semesters A

Course content

This course explores a topic of central importance within the field of literature or cultural history, or an interdisciplinary topic. The course may build upon themes explored in lower-level courses. A more detailed description of the academic content will be made available in the reading list at the beginning of the semester.

Learning outcome

Candidates who have passed this course
- have in-depth understanding of a topic of central importance in literature or cultural history, or an interdisciplinary topic.
- have critical insight into scientific approaches and methods relevant to the analysis of the subject material.
- are able to write substantial analytical and/or argumentative texts on the topic(s) studied in academic English, making appropriate use of relevant theoretical notions and specialist scientific literature from the relevant discipline(s).

Learning methods and activities

Lectures/seminars, discussions, supervision. Students are required to use the course learning platform regularly. Approved obligatory assignments is valid for 2 semesters (the semester in which the approval is given, plus the following semester).

Further information regarding the course will be given on Blackboard in the beginning of the semester.

Compulsory assignments

  • 3 assignments

Further on evaluation

Assessment:

Term paper, 3500 words and oral examination, 30 minutes.
The term paper counts 60 % and the oral examination counts 40 % of the final grade.

The oral examination may test the candidate's knowledge of the entire curriculum.

If a student fails one part of the exam, they must retake only that part of the exam. If a student retakes a passed exam, they must retake all parts of the exam.

Specific conditions

Exam registration requires that class registration is approved in the same semester. Compulsory activities from previous semester may be approved by the department.

Course materials

Curriculum/reading list will be announced at the beginning of the semester.

Timetable

Detailed timetable

Examination

Examination arrangement: Assignment and Oral examination

Term Statuskode Evaluation form Weighting Examination aids Date Time Room *
Autumn ORD Oral examination 40/100 E
Spring ORD Oral examination 40/100 E
Autumn ORD Assignment 60/100 A

Release
2018-11-21

Submission
2018-11-28

Spring ORD Assignment 60/100 A
  • * The location (room) for a written examination is published 3 days before examination date.
If more than one room is listed, you will find your room at Studentweb.