Text Course in Hindi II: Modern History and Culture in South Asia, 15 credits
Academic year 2022/2023
The course is cancelled.
Spring 2023, 50%, Distance learning
Start date: 16 January 2023
End date: 4 June 2023
Application deadline: 17 October 2022
Application code: UU-06408
Language of instruction: The course will be taught in English, if needed
Selection: All qualified applicants will be admitted.
Outline for distance course: The course is IT-based and taught via the university’s learning platform Studium and the video platform Zoom. The student needs access to a computer with speakers, microphone, and broadband connection to follow the course.
Number of mandatory meetings on campus: 0
Number of voluntary meetings on campus: 0
Entry requirements: Text Course in Hindi I: Literature and Religion in South Asia
If you are not a citizen of a European Union (EU) or European Economic Area (EEA) country, or Switzerland, you are required to pay application or tuition fees. Formal exchange students will be exempted from tuition fees, as well as the application fee. Read more about fees.
Application fee: SEK 900
Tuition fee, first semester: SEK 25,000
Tuition fee, total: SEK 25,000
About the course
The course gives an introduction to South Asia's modern history and culture from the British colonial period to the 21st century. During the course we read non-fiction and literary texts in Hindi as a base for discourse analysis. The course also provides an introduction to language policy in South Asia and provides insights about language relationships .
Department of Linguistics and Philology
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Telephone: 018-471 2252
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