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TYSK2403 - German Literature and Culture 3

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Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Home examination and Oral examination
Grade: Letters

Evaluation form Weighting Duration Examination aids Grade deviation
Oral examination 1/2 20 minutes E
Home examination 1/2 7 days A

Course content

Literary and cultural issues and relations are analysed in thematic perspectives that may transcend both period and genre.

Learning outcome

KNOWLEDGE
The candidate
-has knowledge of content, form and function within German literary and cultural expressions
-has knowledge of German literature and culture as fields of study

PROFICIENCY
The candidate
-is able to analyse and contextualise these expressions and present them as part of a larger picture
-is able to reflect on cultural relations, e.g. meetings between the Scandinavian and German cultures

GENERAL COMPETENCE
The candidate
-has acquired an extended understanding of the interrelation between literature and culture

Learning methods and activities

Lectures and group sessions.

Compulsory assignment:
- 1 oral presentation in German (approx. 10 minutes)
- 1 written assignment in German (approx. 1200-2000 words)

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

Compulsory assignments

  • 1 oral presentation, approx. 10 min.
  • One written assignment (approx. 1200 - 2000 words)

Further on evaluation

Assessment: Home examination (7 days, 2400-3200 words) and oral examination (20 min).

The written exam counts as 50% and the oral examination counts as 50% of the final grade. Only the final grade will be listed on official diplomas and transcripts of records from NTNU.

Both the written exam and the oral examination must receive the grade E or better in order for the student to receive a passing grade. If a student fails one or both parts of the exam, they must retake both parts of the exam. If a student resits a passed exam, they must retake both parts of the exam. The exam must be answered in German.

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

The reading list will be available at the beginning of the semester.

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Facts

Version: 1
Credits:  7.5 SP
Study level: Intermediate course, level II

Coursework

Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  AUTUMN 2020

Language of instruction: German

Location: Trondheim

Subject area(s)
  • German
Contact information
Course coordinator:

Department with academic responsibility
Department of Language and Literature

Phone:

Examination

Examination arrangement: Home examination and Oral examination

Term Status code Evaluation form Weighting Examination aids Date Time Digital exam Room *
Autumn ORD Home examination 1/2 A INSPERA
Room Building Number of candidates
Spring ORD Home examination 1/2 A INSPERA
Room Building Number of candidates
Autumn ORD Oral examination 1/2 E
Room Building Number of candidates
Spring ORD Oral examination 1/2 E
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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