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ENG3450 - History, Society, and Culture

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Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Home examination
Grade: Letter grades

Evaluation Weighting Duration Grade deviation Examination aids
Home examination 100/100 7 days A
Home examination 100/100 7 days

Course content

This course allows students to specialize in an area of Anglophone history, society, and culture as chosen by the course coordinator.

A more detailed description of the academic content will be made available in the reading list at the beginning of the semester.

Learning outcome

Knowledge

Candidates who have passed this course

- have knowledge of a specialized topic in an area of Anglophone history, society, and culture.

- have gained an insight into the specialised academic reading on a specific topic in an area of Anglophone history, society, and culture.

- have knowledge of the academic approaches and methods used either in the discipline of History, the social sciences, or cultural studies.

Skills

Candidates who have passed this course

- are able to demonstrate discipline-specific understanding of a specialized subject in an area of Anglophone history, society, and culture.

- are able to debate and analyse a selection of relevant primary sources and texts on a specific topic in an area of Anglophone history, society, and culture.

General competence

Candidates who have passed this course

- can produce an independent piece of written work with a high level of argumentation in English.

Learning methods and activities

Lectures and/or seminars and/or individual supervision. Students are required to use the course learning platform regularly.

Approved obligatory assignment is valid for 2 semesters (the semester in which the approval is given, plus the following semester).

Compulsory assignments

  • Written works (approx. 3000 words)
  • 80 % attendance at lectures (not spring)
  • Written works (max. 3,000 words)

Further on evaluation

The course is assessed by a written home examination (approx. 4000 words, 7 days).

Specific conditions

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.

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Facts

Version: 1
Credits:  7.5 SP
Study level: Second degree level

Coursework

Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  SPRING 2023

Language of instruction: English

Location: Trondheim

Subject area(s)
  • English
  • English Cultural Studies
  • History
  • Social Studies
Contact information
Course coordinator:

Department with academic responsibility
Department of Language and Literature

Examination

Examination arrangement: Home examination

Term Status code Evaluation Weighting Examination aids Date Time Examination system Room *
Autumn ORD Home examination 100/100 A

Release
2022-12-14

Submission
2022-12-21


09:00


12:00

INSPERA
Room Building Number of candidates
Spring ORD Home examination 100/100 INSPERA
Room Building Number of candidates
  • * 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.
Examination

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