Oppaan HuTK - Scandinavian Studies, 2020-21 tiedot

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University’s new study guide for academic year 2020-2021 is published at https://opas.peppi.oulu.fi

The study guide includes information on degrees, curriculums, courses and course timetables. Course registrations are still done in Oodi.

If you have questions on information in the study guide, please contact the study field's Academic Affairs Service Team https://www.oulu.fi/forstudents/faculty-study-affairs


Scandinavian Studies Programme

Coordinator: Ms Ulla Alanko
Address: P.O. Box 1000, FI-90014 University of Oulu, Finland
Tel: +358 29 448 7450
E-mail: study.humanities@oulu.fi
Academic Coordinator: Ms Sirpa Aalto, PhD, Adjunct Professor, Faculty of Humanities
The Scandinavian Studies is an introductory level programme that is designed to give the participants a broad overview of Scandinavian history, culture and everyday life. Upon completing the programme, students will be able to identify various aspects of Finnish and Scandinavian culture, history, literature and everyday life.
Participants include both Finnish and international students from different countries. This provides an excellent opportunity for intercultural interactions with students from different cultures and backgrounds.
More information about the programme: http://www.oulu.fi/scandinavianstudies/
Exchange students coming from the bilateral partner institutions (outside Europe) and from the Erasmus partner institutions/departments of the Faculty of Humanities have priority for enrolment to the Scandinavian Studies Programme. Students from other faculties are also welcome to the courses where there is room.

Recommended workload is 30 credits per term, 60 credits for a full year exchange. 

For information on the exchange application process please see www.oulu.fi/university/studentexchange. All exchange applicants must submit their exchange application through SoleMOVE by the deadline given, proposed study plan has to be attached to the on-line application.

Accepted exchange students are required to register to all courses. Course registration takes place once you have received your University of Oulu login information, this takes place close to the start of your exchange period. When registering you will be able to find detailed information on teaching and schedule under the Instruction tab.

Teaching periods for 2020-21
Autumn term 2020
Period 1: Sept 1 - Oct 25, 2020
Period 2: Oct 26 – Dec 18, 2020

Spring term 2021
Period 3: Jan 5 – March 14, 2021
Period 4: March 15 – May 9, 2021

For arrival and orientation dates see www.oulu.fi/university/studentexchange/academic-calender

Scandinavian Studies courses

683780P Survival Finnish, 5 ECTS cr

683708P Saami Culture, 5 ECTS cr

683717P Anthropology of Finland, 5 ECTS cr

683718P The Baltic Sea: Marine Environment and People, 5 ECTS cr

683719P Language in Society, 5 ECTS cr

683781P Scandinavian Prehistory, 5 ECTS cr

683782P Nordic Mythology, 5 ECTS cr

683783P Finnish Literature, 5 ECTS cr

683784P Scandinavian Literature, 5 ECTS cr

683785P People and Environment in (sub-)Arctic Europe, 5 ECTS cr

683786P Introduction to Finnish History, 5 ECTS cr

683787P Optional course, 5 ECTS cr