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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)

lucia festival

Festival of Sankta Lucia Dec. 12

Augustana's annual celebration of the Festival of Sankta Lucia will take place on Dec. 12. The event commemorates the Scandinavian holiday with traditional songs and stories.

Scandinavian-American Folk Humor

Scandihoovian! exhibit takes humorous view

The Swenson Swedish Immigration Research Center at Augustana presents the exhibit "Scandihoovian! Scandinavian-American Folk Humor" through Dec. 15.

'Myths of the Rune Stone' author to speak

The O. Fritiof Ander Lecture in Immigration History will be presented Oct. 7 by Dr. David Krueger, author of "Myths of the Rune Stone: Viking Martyrs and the Birthplace of America."