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Minor in Scandinavian Studies
(15–31 hours*)


Program Requirements

  1. Complete the prerequisite courses for one of the languages listed below or have equivalent experience.
  2. Complete one course from the following:
      DANSH 321 : Advanced Danish. (3:3:0)(Credit Hours:Lecture Hours:Lab Hours)
      DANSH 321 : Advanced Danish. (3:3:0)(Credit Hours:Lecture Hours:Lab Hours)
      WHEN TAUGHT:Fall Even Yrs.
      PREREQUISITE: Dansh 202 or equivalent experience.
      DESCRIPTION: Third-year course in Danish.  Developing advanced language skills in speaking, reading, listening, and writing as defined by ACTFL standards.
      NOTE: Entry course for returned missionaries or others with equivalent Danish language experience.  Required course for obtaining language credit by examination (Dansh 101, 102, 201, 211R).

      Course Outcomes


      FINN 321 : Third-Year Finnish. (3:3:0)(Credit Hours:Lecture Hours:Lab Hours)
      FINN 321 : Third-Year Finnish. (3:3:0)(Credit Hours:Lecture Hours:Lab Hours)
      WHEN TAUGHT:Fall Even Yrs.
      PREREQUISITE: Finn 202 or equivalent experience.
      DESCRIPTION: Third-year course in Finnish.  Developing intermediate language skills in speaking, reading, listening, and writing as defined by ACTFL standards.
      NOTE: Entry course for returned missionaries or others with equivalent Finnish language experience.  Required course for obtaining language credit by examination (Finn 101, 102, 201, 211R).

      Course Outcomes


      ICLND 202 : Second-Year Icelandic. (4:5:1)(Credit Hours:Lecture Hours:Lab Hours)
      ICLND 202 : Second-Year Icelandic. (4:5:1)(Credit Hours:Lecture Hours:Lab Hours)
      WHEN TAUGHT:Winter Odd Yrs.
      PREREQUISITE: ICLND 201
      DESCRIPTION: Emphasis on literature and culture with continued writing, grammar, listening, and speaking.
      NOTE: This course is part of a GE Mosaic. See ge.byu.edu/mosaic-list for more information.

      Course Outcomes


      NORWE 321 : Advanced Norwegian. (3:3:0)(Credit Hours:Lecture Hours:Lab Hours)
      NORWE 321 : Advanced Norwegian. (3:3:0)(Credit Hours:Lecture Hours:Lab Hours)
      WHEN TAUGHT:Fall Odd Yrs.
      PREREQUISITE: Norwe 202 or equivalent experience.
      DESCRIPTION: Third-year course in Norwegian.  Developing advanced language skills in speaking, reading, listening, and writing as defined by ACTFL standards.
      NOTE: Entry course for returned missionaries or others with equivalent Norwegian language experience.  Required course for obtaining language credit by examination (Norwe 101, 102, 201, 211R).

      Course Outcomes


      SWED 321 : Advanced Swedish. (3:3:0)(Credit Hours:Lecture Hours:Lab Hours)
      SWED 321 : Advanced Swedish. (3:3:0)(Credit Hours:Lecture Hours:Lab Hours)
      WHEN TAUGHT:Fall
      PREREQUISITE: Swed 202 or equivalent experience.
      DESCRIPTION: Third-year course in Swedish.  Developing advanced language skills in speaking, reading, listening, and writing as defined by ACTFL standards.
      NOTE: Entry course for returned missionaries or others with equivalent Swedish language experience.  Required course for obtaining language credit by examination (Swed 101, 102, 201, 211R).

      Course Outcomes


  3. Complete one course from the following:
      DANSH 340 : Danish Literature. (3:3:.5)(Credit Hours:Lecture Hours:Lab Hours)
      DANSH 340 : Danish Literature. (3:3:.5)(Credit Hours:Lecture Hours:Lab Hours)
      WHEN TAUGHT:Winter Odd Yrs.
      RECOMMENDED: Dansh 321 or equivalent experience.
      DESCRIPTION: Readings in Danish literature; introduction to basic literary concepts. Includes International Cinema.
      NOTE: Culminating course for GE Foreign Language requirement.

      Course Outcomes


      FINN 340 : Finnish Literature. (3:3:0)(Credit Hours:Lecture Hours:Lab Hours)
      FINN 340 : Finnish Literature. (3:3:0)(Credit Hours:Lecture Hours:Lab Hours)
      WHEN TAUGHT:Winter Odd Yrs.
      RECOMMENDED: Finn 321 or equivalent experience.
      DESCRIPTION: Readings in Finnish literature; introduction to basic literary concepts.  Includes International Cinema.
      NOTE: Culminating course for GE Foreign Language requirement.

      Course Outcomes


      ICLND 429 : Old Icelandic Language and Literature. (3:3:0)(Credit Hours:Lecture Hours:Lab Hours)
      ICLND 429 : Old Icelandic Language and Literature. (3:3:0)(Credit Hours:Lecture Hours:Lab Hours)
      WHEN TAUGHT:Winter Odd Yrs.
      PREREQUISITE: Iclnd 201 or equivalent experience.
      DESCRIPTION: Readings and exercises in Old Icelandic; introduction to Old Icelandic literature and its influence on later Icelandic culture.
      NOTE: Entry course for returned missionaries or others with equivalent Icelandic language experience. Required course for obtaining language credit by examination (Iclnd 101, 102, 201, 211R). Culminating course for GE Foreign Language requirement.

      Course Outcomes


      NORWE 340 : Norwegian Literature. (3:3:.5)(Credit Hours:Lecture Hours:Lab Hours)
      NORWE 340 : Norwegian Literature. (3:3:.5)(Credit Hours:Lecture Hours:Lab Hours)
      WHEN TAUGHT:Winter Even Yrs.
      DESCRIPTION: Readings in Norwegian literature; introduction to basic literary concepts. Includes International Cinema.
      NOTE: Culminating course for GE Foreign Language requirement.

      Course Outcomes


      SWED 340 : Swedish Literature. (3:3:.5)(Credit Hours:Lecture Hours:Lab Hours)
      SWED 340 : Swedish Literature. (3:3:.5)(Credit Hours:Lecture Hours:Lab Hours)
      WHEN TAUGHT:Winter
      RECOMMENDED: Swed 321 or equivalent experience.
      DESCRIPTION: Readings in Swedish literature: introduction to basic literary concepts. Includes International Cinema.
      NOTE: Culminating course for GE Foreign Language requirement.

      Course Outcomes


  4. Complete the following:
  5. Complete six hours from the following:

*Hours include courses that may fulfill university core requirements.



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