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Utvalde tema i religionsvitskap. Veiledede studier med semesteroppgåve

  • Studiepoeng15
  • UndervisingssemesterVår, Haust
  • EmnekodeRELV310
  • Talet på semester1
  • SpråkEnglish, French, German, Italian or Spanish
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Hovedinnhold

Studiepoeng, omfang

15 ECTS

Studienivå (studiesyklus)

Master

Undervisningssemester

Autumn and spring

Undervisningsstad

Bergen

Mål og innhald

The object of the course is for the student to become familiar with a given topic in the religious studies.

A supervisor will be assigned by the director of program (fagkoordinator), and based on the fields of interest of the respective student and his/her previous education a theme will be selected for the course.

The supervisor then assigns a reading list; the student reports regularly on the reading process. The course materials are discussed with the supervisor who also decides on the topic for the term paper.

Læringsutbyte

The student shall by the end of the course have gained the following learning outcome defined in knowledge, skills, and general competence:

Knowledge:

The student

  • has appropriate knowledge of the selected theme

Skills:

The student

  • has the capability of analysing a complex theme and of drawing conclusions on one's own
  • has the capability of critically examining theories and methods
  • has the capability of writing a coherent analytical text, thereby demonstrating a capacity for using the norms and techniques of academic writing

General competence:

The student

  • has practice in handling large quantities of information and literature within a short time period, and in interpreting and presenting information

Krav til forkunnskapar

None

Tilrådde forkunnskapar

None

Studiepoengsreduksjon

Due to course overlap, students can not take RELV210 as well as RELV310. If combined, the outcome of credits will be reduced with 15 ECTS credits.

Furthermore, course overlap will be considered individually when selecting a theme, as to avoid course overlap with other course units within in the Study of Religion at UiB.

Krav til studierett

Access for all exchange students on master level at the University of Bergen

Arbeids- og undervisningsformer

Regular supervision meetings, normally at least three

Obligatorisk undervisningsaktivitet

  • Approved reading list and compulsory participation in supervision meetings (at least three meetings).

Compulsory assignments and attendance are evaluated with "approved"/"not approved".

All compulsory requirements must be approved in the semester of instruction in order to take the exam.

Compulsory assignments and attendance are valid only for the term in which they are approved.

Vurderingsformer

Term paper (about 6000 words). 

Hjelpemiddel til eksamen

-

Karakterskala

A grading scale from A to F, where A is the top grade and F is fail.

Vurderingssemester

Autumn and spring

Litteraturliste

Reading list of around 1000-1500 pages.

The reading list is published by June 1st for the autumn semester and by December 1st for the spring semester.

Emneevaluering

The course unit will be evaluated regularly.

Programansvarleg

The Programme Committee for The Study of Religions

Emneansvarleg

The Programme Committee for The Study of Religions, Department of Archaeology, History, Cultural Studies and Religion

Administrativt ansvarleg

Department of Archaeology, History, Cultural Studies and Religion

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