TYSK2404 - Interdisciplinary course


Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Home examination
Grade: Letters

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

Course content

The course explores a central topic within German linguistics, literature or cultural studies, or an interdisciplinary topic that includes more than one of the three disciplines. A more detailed description of the academic content will be available at the beginning of the semester.

Learning outcome


The candidate

- has knowledge of a specific topic within German linguistics, literature and/or cultural studies


The candidate

- can communicate a critical understanding of the topic in question

- can structure an academic argument within the given topic

- can present relevant content in written and oral German

Learning methods and activities

Lectures/seminars, discussions, supervision.

Compulsory assignment:

- 1 written assignment

- 1 oral presentation

Approved obligatory assignment is valid for 2 semesters (the semester in which the approval is given, plus the following semester). Compulsory activities from previous semester may be approved by the department

Compulsory assignments

  • Written exercise
  • Oral presentation

Further on evaluation

Assessment: Home examination (7 days), approx. 2400-3200 words. Exam registration requires that class registration is approved in the same semester.

The exam must be answered in German.

Specific conditions

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

Required previous knowledge


Course materials

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

More on the course



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


Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  SPRING 2022

Language of instruction: German

Location: Trondheim

Subject area(s)
  • German
Contact information

Department with academic responsibility
Department of Language and Literature


Examination arrangement: Home examination

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





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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