Published Apr. 26, 2012 8:32 PM

FINAL ESSAY  You will have to submit a form after all. You will find this on FRONTER (file: Reportontitle_essay.pdf). Drop the finished form in an envelope on my door (room 314) before Wednesday noon. The final reading list must be sent to me by email (if you have sent a complete one earlier, just send me info on this). -arvid.

Published Apr. 24, 2012 3:11 PM

FINAL CLASS will be Th 3 May to finish our common Assignment #2.  -arvid.

Published Mar. 31, 2012 12:46 PM

Submission of proposal   More information on FRONTER.  –arvid.

Published Mar. 21, 2012 7:48 PM

Assignm. #2  step 2, collected texts and a "prompt" are now on FRONTER. -arvid.

Published Mar. 15, 2012 10:18 AM

Assignment #3  Step 3 is now on FORNTER. -arvid.

Published Mar. 6, 2012 12:22 PM

Presentations  The schedule for presentations are now on FRONTER. -arvid.

Published Mar. 2, 2012 2:17 PM

Presentations The seminar 12 April will be run by Eirik Askerøi. Those of you with a project on popular music are recommended to make your presentation this day. Send me an email ASAP if this is your wish. (This may of course mean some reshuffling involving other students…) -arvid.

Published Mar. 1, 2012 12:31 PM

Assignments   More info on Ass. 2+3+4 on FRONTER. And a corrected deadline. -arvid.

Published Feb. 3, 2012 1:44 PM

Ass. #1   Information on the assignments is sent you by email. If you have not received any, it may be some lacuna in my lists. Please send me a note if you are not listed. -arvid.

Published Dec. 22, 2011 10:43 AM


Assignments Four individual assignments (approved by teacher) and one individual presentation of the proposed essay in a seminar are required before the final essay is submitted.

Exam information FINAL: An essay assignment that consists of c.10-12 pages (each 2300 characters without spaces).

The student submits a temporary proposal of topic before 25 February and a final version of theme, reading list etc 1 April. The student presents his/her proposed essay in a seminar. The essay is finally submitted in FRONTER, at the latest 21 May.

Assessment and grading Course grades are awarded on a descending scale using alphabetic grades from A to E for passes and F for fail.

Literature (core)

Grinde, Nils: A history of Norwegian music. (Lincoln:University of Nebraska Press, 1991)

Maagerø, Eva & Birte Simonsen (ed.): Norway - Society and Cultu...