Undergraduate course

Nordic Literature: Literature after 1900

Teaching semester

Autumn and spring.

Learning Outcomes

The course provides an overview of Scandinavian literature in the 20th century, with a focus on Norwegian literature. The course is intended for foreign students who are already studying Scandinavian languages and/or literature.

The aim of the course is to learn how to apply literary analysis, interpretation, genre theory and literary historiography to the Scandinavian literature of the period.

For further information about the course, please see course description in Norwegian.

Required Previous Knowledge

Students must have a good knowledge of the Norwegian language.


Contact Information

Department of Linguistic, Literary and Aesthetic Studies.


Exam information