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Practical Philosophy 4, advanced course , 30 ECTS Credits
COURSE CATEGORY   Fristående kurs
MAIN FIELD OF STUDY   Practical Philosophy - PFA
  COURSE CODE   718A01
On completion of the course, the student should have:
- advanced knowledge of certain central practical-philosophical problems and theories,
- developed an ability to handle, present and assess complex argumentation independently, particularly in practical-philosophical debates.
In several of the courses, the teaching may take place at another higher education institution or in the form of distance education.

Modules: 22.5 HE credits
Three modules comprising 7.5 HE credits each. The student selects courses, in consultation with the examiner and supervisor, from a local and national supply that varies from semester to semester.

Seminar, 7.5 HE credits
The seminar, which is compulsory, covers current research or brings up some central and current problem complex.
Independent literature studies to which compulsory seminars, compulsory written assignments, oral presentations and a written examination will be added. In addition to this, other types of teaching and working methods may occur. Part of the teaching may take place at another higher education institution, and elements of distance education occur.
The course is examined through compulsory seminars, written assignments, written examination and oral presentations. Active individual oral participation in the seminars is required to pass the course.

Students failing an exam covering either the entire course or part of the course two times are entitled to have a new examiner appointed for the reexamination.

Students who have passed an examination may not retake it in order to improve their grades.

Completed Practical Philosophy, basic course with 30 HE credits approved, Practical Philosophy, continuation course 30 HE credits and Practical Philosophy, in-depth course, with 22.5 HE credits approved, or courses that are deemed equivalent. In addition to the above, documented knowledge in Swedish and English is required, equivalent to the general entry requirements for first-cycle studies.
A grade of Pass with Credit, Pass or Fail is given for the course
Course certificate is issued by the Faculty Board on request. The Department provides a special form which should be submitted to the Student Affairs Division.
The course literature is decided upon by the department in question.
Planning and implementation of a course must take its starting point in the wording of the syllabus. The course evaluation included in each course must therefore take up the question how well the course agrees with the syllabus.

The course is carried out in such a way that both men´s and women´s experience and knowledge is made visible and developed.
Practical Philosophy 4, advanced course
Praktisk Filosofi 4, avancerad kurs
Department responsible
for the course or equivalent:
IKK - Department of Culture and Communication
Registrar No: 127/07-41   Course Code: 718A01      
    Exam codes: see Local Computer System      
Subject/Subject Area : Practical Philosophy - PFA          
Level   Education level     Subject Area Code   Field of Education  
A1X   Advanced level     PFA   HU  
The syllabus was approved by the Board of Faculty of Arts and Science 2007-10-05