Syllabus for Arabic Literature

Arabisk litteratur

A revised version of the syllabus is available.

Syllabus

  • 7.5 credits
  • Course code: 5AB230
  • Education cycle: First cycle
  • Main field(s) of study and in-depth level: Semitic Languages G1N

    Explanation of codes

    The code indicates the education cycle and in-depth level of the course in relation to other courses within the same main field of study according to the requirements for general degrees:

    First cycle

    • G1N: has only upper-secondary level entry requirements
    • G1F: has less than 60 credits in first-cycle course/s as entry requirements
    • G1E: contains specially designed degree project for Higher Education Diploma
    • G2F: has at least 60 credits in first-cycle course/s as entry requirements
    • G2E: has at least 60 credits in first-cycle course/s as entry requirements, contains degree project for Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Science
    • GXX: in-depth level of the course cannot be classified

    Second cycle

    • A1N: has only first-cycle course/s as entry requirements
    • A1F: has second-cycle course/s as entry requirements
    • A1E: contains degree project for Master of Arts/Master of Science (60 credits)
    • A2E: contains degree project for Master of Arts/Master of Science (120 credits)
    • AXX: in-depth level of the course cannot be classified

  • Grading system: Fail (U), Pass (G), Pass with distinction (VG)
  • Established: 2007-02-15
  • Established by: The Faculty Board of Languages
  • Revised: 2012-10-22
  • Revised by: The Department Board
  • Applies from: Spring 2013
  • Entry requirements: General entry requirements
  • Responsible department: Department of Linguistics and Philology

Reading list

Reading list

Applies from: Autumn 2017

Some titles may be available electronically through the University library.

  • Kronholm, Tryggve Spegelbilder : den arabiska litteraturens historia

    Stockholm: Natur och kultur, 1995

    Find in the library

    Mandatory

  • Allen, Roger M. A. An introduction to Arabic literature

    Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2000

    Find in the library

  • Beeston, A. F. L. Badawi, Muḥammad Muṣṭafá The Cambridge history of Arabic literature : Modern Arabic literature

    Cambridge: Cambridge Univ. Press, 1992

    Find in the library

  • Meisami, Julie Scott; Starkey, Paul Encyclopedia of Arabic literature

    London: Routledge, 1998

    Find in the library

  • Starkey, Paul Modern Arabic literature

    Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 2006

    Find in the library