FI3600 - Self Study - Compensatory course for Experts in Teamwork


Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Assignment
Grade: Letters

Evaluation form Weighting Duration Examination aids Grade deviation
Assignment 100/100

Course content

The course is for Master's students who are given the right to replace Experts in team with another relevant Master's course.

Learning outcome

According to the course curriculum, a candidate who passes this course is expected to have the following learning outcome (defined as knowledge and skills):

- In-depth knowledge of a particular topic/problem area, or a particular philosopher/topic in the history of philosophy of relevance to the student's master thesis.

- Compared to specialization courses at bachelor's level, students at master's level are expected to demonstrate a greater degree of independence in their dealings with philosophical research questions.
- Ability to orient themselves in an extensive literature, and find complementary literature of relevance to the chosen topic or research question.
- Ability to solve the research question through an independent written assignment, with clear argumentation/discussion, under supervision.

Learning methods and activities

Self study, lectures and seminars. Approved reading list must be handed in to the Department in person.

Compulsory assignments

  • Approved reading list.

Further on evaluation

The assessment is based on an essay. Students are strongly advised to submit a draft version of their essay to their teacher/supervisor for feedback prior to final submission.

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.

Admission to a programme of study is required:
Philosophy (MFI)

Required previous knowledge

Admission to the Master's programme in Philosophy.

Course materials

The reading list is set up in collaboration with the student's supervisor.

More on the course



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


Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  AUTUMN 2020

Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  SPRING 2021

Language of instruction: -

Location: Trondheim

Subject area(s)
  • Philosophy
Contact information

Department with academic responsibility
Department of Philosophy and Religious Studies



Examination arrangement: Assignment

Term Status code Evaluation form Weighting Examination aids Date Time Digital exam Room *
Autumn ORD Assignment 100/100

Submission 2020-12-07

Submission 14:00

Room Building Number of candidates
Spring ORD Assignment 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.

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