Individual advanced course in an area of philosophy selected jointly by teacher and student.
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Content and learning outcomes
At KTH, courses in several philosophical fields are offered. This course enables the student to gain deeper insights into any of these fields.
Intended learning outcomes
The course is expected to give deeper knowledge within some particular area of philosophy selected jointly by the student and the teacher.
Individual studies under supervision. For further information, contact any of the teachers.
Literature and preparations
At least one course (7.5 credits) at the Division of Philosophy, KTH.
Relevant literature is chosen in relation to the chosen topic.
Examination and completion
If the course is discontinued, students may request to be examined during the following two academic years.
- ÖVN1 - Essay, 7.5 credits, grading scale: A, B, C, D, E, FX, F
Based on recommendation from KTH’s coordinator for disabilities, the examiner will decide how to adapt an examination for students with documented disability.
The examiner may apply another examination format when re-examining individual students.
Other requirements for final grade
Opportunity to complete the requirements via supplementary examination
Opportunity to raise an approved grade via renewed examination
- All members of a group are responsible for the group's work.
- In any assessment, every student shall honestly disclose any help received and sources used.
- In an oral assessment, every student shall be able to present and answer questions about the entire assignment and solution.
Further information about the course can be found on the Course web at the link below. Information on the Course web will later be moved to this site.Course web AK2012