Course GPR2Z2

Languages, Literature and Culture: Research Methodology and Academic Writing

7.5 Credits
First Cycle

Starts week 35, 2023

Upon completion of the course, students will be able to:

  • describe and critically compare basic research methodology in literary, cultural and linguistic studies
  • formulate a project description with a relevant research question, a clearly expressed theoretical approach and a methodological discussion for a feasible research project related to literary, cultural or linguistic studies
  • write different types of academic texts
  • analyse and critically evaluate the content, disposition and argumentation in scientific texts
  • discuss and relate to research ethical issues
  • provide constructive criticism on the texts of fellow students and respond objectively to the criticism of others.
Starts and ends:
week 35, 2023 - week 44, 2023
Study Rate:
Flexible (Falun)
Time of Day:
Teaching form:
Entry Qualifications :
  • 90 credits at level G1F in one of the main fields of study of Russian or Chinese, or 90 credits in the main field of study of Portuguese
Selection :
Higher education credits (1-165 credits)
Application Code:
Main field of study:
Online Education
Compulsory meetings:
0 physical
8 online
Computer Skills:

Surf on the Internet, read and send emails, use a word-processing programme (e.g. Word). Connect a camera and headphones to the computer and install a programme using instructions.

Computer Capacity:

Access to a computer (Not a mini pc, tablet or similar) that is not older than three years (or equivalent) and broadband connection, at least 1 Mbit/s (not mobile broadband, because mobile broadband can vary considerably in speed).

Means of Education:

Higher rate of web-based communication where our learning platform (Learn) is a natural element of the course. Web-based meetings with sound and image where simple presentations can be held. Lectures can be broadcast live or can alternatively be made available afterwards online.

Tuition Fee
First Tuition Fee Installment:
10,875 SEK
Total Tuition Fee:
10,875 SEK
EU/EEA Citizens or exchange students are not required to pay fees.
Information on application and tuition fees:
Closed for late application
Literature List

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Course Coordinator
Alda Lentina