|Translation of the Swedish course syllabus|
|British Literature , 6 credits|
|(Brittisk litteratur, 6 högskolepoäng)|
|Main field of study:||English|
|Academic school:||School of Culture and Education|
|Disciplinary domain:||Humanities 100%|
|Education cycle:||First-cycle (Bachelor)|
|Course level:||B (intermediate)|
|Progressive specialisation:||G1F (First cycle. Entry requirements: 0-60 credits from first-cycle courses)|
|Language of instruction:||English|
|Valid from:||HT 2018 (autumn semester)|
This course syllabus was validated by the Faculty Board for Culture and Education at Södertörn University on 2018-05-31 according to the stipulations in the Higher Education Ordinance.
English A, 30 credits, or the equivalent
Upon completion of this course, the student is able to:
|4.||Course content, modules and examinations
The student learns fundamental concepts in literary and cultural theory. The theme and orientation of the course may vary from semester to semester, but important works from the Renaissance to the modern period are always studied. The objective is for the student to be able to describe, in both speech and writing, the place of the work in the history of English-language literature and culture, focusing on individual works and their cultural contexts.
1001, British Literature , 6 credits
(Brittisk litteratur, 6 högskolepoäng)
Grades permitted: A/B/C/D/E/F
Teaching is in the form of lectures and seminars. All teaching is conducted in English to improve oral and written proficiency. The course literature is in English.
Written examination, seminar participation, written and oral assignments and compulsory attendance at lectures.
If a student is absent for more than 20% of all teaching, i.e. seminars and lectures, on a course module the student can only compensate for this by, on another occasion, attending the seminars and/or lectures required to reach a minimum level of 80% overall attendance..
|The grading criteria are distributed prior to the start of a course or module.|
If a student has a certificate for compensatory support from Södertörn University, the examiner may decide on an adapted examination or alternative examination form in accordance with Södertörn University's regulations.
If there are changes in the reading list between semesters, a new list for the next semester is to be validated no later than July 15 and December 15 respectively.
|8.||Restrictions on accreditation
The course may not be accredited as part of a degree if the contents are partly or wholly the same as a course previously taken in Sweden or elsewhere.