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687175A Knowledge of the Classics in Literature, 5 ECTS cr 
Code 687175A  Validity 01.08.2015 -
Name Knowledge of the Classics in Literature  Abbreviation Knowledge of th 
Scope5 ECTS cr   
Type Intermediate Studies Discipline1107 Literature 
  Grading1 - 5, pass, fail 
Unit Faculty of Humanities 

Työlahti, Nina Heleena 

ECTS Credits 


Language of instruction 

Finnish; a study package in English can be negotiated with the teacher


After the successful completion of the Basic Studies package

Learning outcomes 

After completing the course, students will be able to demonstrate an understanding of the concept of a classic and will have familiarised themselves with some seminal works of literature.


Prose, lyric and drama classics, both Finnish and general examples

Mode of delivery 

Independent study

Learning activities and teaching methods 

Examination or essay or some substitutive mode of delivery

Target group 

Major and subsidiary subject students of Literature

Recommended optional programme components 

Intermediate Studies, after the successful completion of the Basic Studies package. Literary History 3 and 4 as completed or contemporaneous courses

Recommended or required reading 

Book list for book exam and home essay available on the degree programme website and on Weboodi.

Assessment methods and criteria 

Examination, essay or other substitutive mode of delivery



Person responsible 

University lecturer

Working life cooperation 



Current and future instruction
Functions Name Type ECTS cr Teacher Schedule
registration period has not begun Kirjallisuuden Klassikoiden tuntemus  Course  Jorma Mikola  10.01.22

Future examinations
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