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Degree Project, Master of Arts (Two Years), Religious Studies and Theology

Course
Master’s level
15 credits (ECTS)
Study pace
50%
Time
Day
Location
Göteborg
Study form
Campus
Language
English
Duration
-
Application open
-
Application code
GU-14877
Tuition
Full education cost: 21 500 SEK
First payment: 21 500 SEK

No fees are charged for EU and EEA citizens, Swedish residence permit holders and exchange students.

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About

In this course, the student writes an independent and critical academic work in the form of a thesis. Subject and literature are chosen in dialogue with a supervisor. The process of writing is accompanied by an advanced seminar, where the student present his or her own thesis, as well as act as ?opponent? to another student?s thesis. Students must be active in seminar discussions and demonstrate knowledge about scholarly methods and approaches. Since the purpose of the course is the completion of an academic work of good quality, it emphasizes training in the skills of academic writing and the communication of complex theoretical material.

Prerequisites and selection

Requirements

One year master degree thesis in Religious studies and/or Theology of 15 ECTS credits and advanced courses in Religious studies and/or Theology of 45 ECTS credits of relevance for the thesis, of which at least 7.5 ECTS credits with a methodological approach, or equivalent. Applicants must prove their knowledge of English: English 5/English A from Swedish Upper Secondary School or the equivalent level of an internationally recognized test, for example TOEFL, IELTS. 

Selection

Selection is based upon the number of credits from previous university studies.

For admission to the summer 2021 and onward the following selection applies: selection is based upon the number of credits from previous university studies, maximum 285 credits.