After completed course, the student is expected to have received
a first contact with own research, presented in the form of an essay
in-depth knowledge of two different areas of philosophy
The course consists of three parts:
Optional course 1 7,5 credits
Optional course 2 7,5 credits
C-essay 15 credits
The list of optional courses vary from term to term. Please contact the department for the actual list.
C-essay may be exchanged for two additional optional courses but this alternative does not fulfil the requirements for the degreee of Bachelor of Arts with Theoretical Philosophy as the main field of study. The alternative is mainly for the exchange students, whose universities do not allow essays at that level.
Essay C 15.0 hp
An essay on topic chosen in consultation with the teacher. Mandatory participation in the seminars.
Optional course 1 7.5 hp
A course in any field of theoretical philosophy that is not at all or only superficially concerned with C-essay.
Optional course 2 7.5 hp
A course in any field of philosophy that is not at all or only superficially concerned with C-essay. The content of the course may not overlap with the contents of the optional course 1.
The education consists of lectures and seminars.
The examination of the C-thesis is done by public discussion of the student's essay, the examination of the other parts is done through assignments.