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Scandinavian Studies course catalog

2017-18

KIMBERLY La PALM, Teaching Fellow
B.A., University of Wisconsin-Madison
M.A., University of California, Los Angeles
C.Phil., Ph.D., University of California, Los Angeles

MARK SAFSTROM, Assistant Professor
B.A., North Park; M.A., Ph.D., Washington

Major in Scandinavian Studies

27 credits beyond 103, including four language courses from SCAN-210, SCAN-211, SCAN-212, SCAN-310, SCAN-311, SCAN-312, and four culture courses from SCAN-216, SCAN-220, SCAN-231, SCAN-241, SCAN-316, SCAN-320, SCAN-330, SCAN-340, SCAN-351 and either one additional Scandinavian Studies course (taught either in Swedish or English) or 3 credits of Senior inquiry. At least 6 credits must be at 300 level. Coursework taken overseas may count towards language and culture requirements.

Minor in Scandinavian Studies

18 credits beyond SCAN-103, including three language courses from SCAN-210, SCAN-211, SCAN-212, SCAN-310, SCAN-311, SCAN-312 and three culture courses from SCAN-216, SCAN-220, SCAN-231, SCAN-241, SCAN-316, SCAN-320, SCAN-330, SCAN-340, SCAN-351. At least 3 credits must be at the 300 level. Coursework taken overseas may count towards language and culture requirements.


Courses (SCAN)

Scandinavian Film Fest April 12-14

Augustana will present its first Scandinavian Film Fest April 12-14. The films are free and open to the public. Screenings will take place at 7 p.m. in room 304, Hanson Hall.

American Union of Swedish Singers 1893

Exhibit shows Swedes' role at 1893 World's Fair

Swenson Swedish Immigration Research Center is presenting "All the World’s a Fair: Swedes at the World’s Columbian Exposition" through March 15.

Dag Blanck

Explaining the U.S. to Swedes

Dag Blanck, director of the Swenson Swedish Immigration Research Center at Augustana, has become one of the most sought-after experts in the Swedish media for explaining what is going on in the U.S. 

Fika Swedish Language Table

Enjoy the Scandinavian Culture and Language with fellow students in the Augustana Community.

Fika will meet every Monday from 4-5 p.m. and Tuesday from 3-4 p.m. in Denkmann.

Fika Swedish Language Table

Enjoy the Scandinavian Culture and Language with fellow students in the Augustana Community.

Fika will meet every Monday from 4-5 p.m. and Tuesday from 3-4 p.m. in Denkmann.

Fika Swedish Language Table

Enjoy the Scandinavian Culture and Language with fellow students in the Augustana Community.

Fika will meet every Monday from 4-5 p.m. and Tuesday from 3-4 p.m. in Denkmann.