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NORD3104 - Special Subject in Scandinavian Linguistics

About

New from the academic year 2020/2021

Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Assignment
Grade: Letters

Evaluation Weighting Duration Grade deviation Examination aids
Assignment 100/100 1 semesters

Course content

The course gives a theoretical specialization in one or more topics in Scandinavian linguistics. The course explores a topic in one subfield of linguistics (e.g. grammar, pragmatics, sociolinguistics), or an interdisciplinary topic spanning more than one of those subfields. The course may build upon themes explored in lower-level courses.

Learning outcome

Candidates who have passed this course
- have in-depth understanding of a topic of central importance in Scandinavian linguistics.
- have critical insight into scientific approaches and methods relevant to the analysis of the subject material.
- can use relevant theoretical notions and specialist scientific literature from the relevant discipline(s).
- are able to write substantial analytical and/or argumentative texts according to academic norms for references etc.

Learning methods and activities

Lectures and/or seminars.
Compulsory assignments: Approved written and/or oral assignment(s) and/or test(s) (determined by lecturer). Approved obligatory assignment is valid for 2 semesters (the semester in which the approval is given, plus the following semester).

Compulsory assignments

  • Approved written and/or oral assignment(s) and/or test(s)

Further on evaluation

Term paper (approximately 4000 words).

Specific conditions

Compulsory activities from previous semester may be approved by the department.

Admission to a programme of study is required:
Language Studies with Teacher Education (MLSPRÅK)
Scandinavian Language and Literature (MNORD)

Required previous knowledge

Admission to the MA programme in Scandinavian studies or the five-year teaching education programme with an integrated master's degree in Scandinavian Studies.

Course materials

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

More on the course

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Facts

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

Coursework

Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  AUTUMN 2020

Language of instruction: Norwegian

Location: Trondheim

Subject area(s)
  • Scandinavian Language and Literature
  • Scandinavian Linguistics
Contact information
Course coordinator:

Department with academic responsibility
Department of Language and Literature

Examination

Examination arrangement: Assignment

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

Release
2020-12-01

Submission
2020-12-01


09:00


12:00

INSPERA
Room Building Number of candidates
Spring ORD Assignment 100/100

Release
2021-06-01

Submission
2021-06-02


09:00


12:00

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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