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Courses for Exchange students

Courses for Exchange students at the Department of Philosophy

The Department of Philosophy each semester offers at a minimum two courses taught in English at undergraduate level. At postgraduate level we offer the entire masters program in Philosophy in English.

Each course is assigned a three-digit number, where the first digit is either 1 (100-level courses), 2 (200-level courses) or 3 (300-level courses). 100-level courses are beginner's courses. 200-level courses involve some specialisation, while 300-level courses involve a higher level of specialisation. Normally, 100-level courses may only be included at bachelor's level, while 200-level courses may be included at both bachelor's and master's level. 100-level courses and 200-level courses are listed as undergraduate courses. As a rule, 300-level courses may only be incorporated into master's programmes and are listed as postgraduate courses.

Course descriptions and ECTS credits
Click on each course to check which semester the courses you wish to apply for are taught to make sure that they are offered during your study period in Bergen. You can also find a course description, number of ECTS credits etc. here. Please check if the courses you wish to apply for require any pre-requirements. You can find this under ‘Course description’ for each course. Applicants to Norwegian language courses can check the course descriptions here. Please note that the Norwegian courses amount to between 10-30 ECTS credits and have mandatory attendance throughout the semester.

You will find more information regarding the application process on the pages for exchange students. Click here