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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 University; M.A., Ph.D., University of 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.

Grade Point Average Notation: All courses listed in the catalog as required courses for any major and/or minor, including those courses outside of the department or with a different subject coding, are considered part of the major and will count in the grade point average. Some departments may have additional grade requirements for the courses offered within their department. Recommended supporting courses that are optional and not required may also count in the major depending on the program. For more information see your department chair or the degree requirements for Bachelor of Arts and information on Majors/Minors.


Courses (SCAN)

Katie Laschanzky in SCA Today

Swenson Center student worker featured in magazine

Swenson Center student worker Katie Laschanzky is featured in the Spring 2018 edition of SCA Today magazine. 

Elsie Ahlwén Sundeen poster

Exhibit dedicated to female musician and evangelist

Swenson Swedish Immigration Research Center is showing the exhibit "Elsie Ahlwén Sundeen: The Singing Evangelist" through June 15.

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.

Scandinavian Midsommar program

The Scandinavian Midsommar Program will feature the crowning of the 2018 Midsommar Queen and attendants, music, and dancing around the Midsommar pole. Participants may help decorate the maypole at 12:30; program starts at 1:00.

Jenny Lind Concert: Kine Sandtrø

Soprano Kine Sandtrø, winner of the 2018 Jenny Lind scholarship, will perform along with accompanist Julia Sjöstedt.

This prestigious scholarship is awarded annually by the Royal Swedish Academy of Music in Sweden.