University of Wisconsin–Madison

Scandinavian Studies Certificate

Scandinavian Studies Certificate Requirements:

18 credits (9 of which must be from the 300 or higher level, and in residence) as a combination of:

Languages 
Language, Culture, and History
Modern Scandinavian Literature

A. Languages
Danish: 121, 122, 221, 222, 271
Finnish: 131, 132, 301, 302, 403
Icelandic: 520
Norwegian: 101, 102, 201, 202, 251
Sami: 404
Swedish: 111, 112, 211, 212, 261

B: LANGUAGE, CULTURE, and HISTORY
401: Contemporary Scandinavian Languages
405: Nynorsk
407: Old Norse I
408: Old Norse II
409: Survey of Old Norse – Icelandic Literature
410: Introduction to Scandinavian Linguistics
411: Areas in Scandinavian Literature
414: History of Scandinavian Languages
415: History of Scandinavian Languages II
429: Mythology of Scandinavia
430: The Vikings
431: History of Scandinavia to 1815
432: History of Scandinavia Since 1815
433: The Scandinavian Tale and Ballad
435: The Icelandic Sagas
440: Scandinavian American Folklore
443: Sami Culture, Yesterday and Today
444: Kalevala
466: Greenland – Past, Present & Future
476: Scandinavian Life and Civilization
496: Scandinavian Heritage in America
510: Topics in Scandinavian Linguistics
511: Paleography and Philology / Old Norse
577: Contemporary Scandinavia: Politics and History
578: Contemporary Scandinavia and International Relations
630: Fundamentals of Bibliography and Research

C: MODERN SCANDINAVIAN LITERATURE
373: Masterpieces of Scand. Lit. Middle Ages -1900
374: Masterpieces of Scand. Lit. The 20th Century
419: Scandinavian Children’s Literature
420: The Woman in Scandinavian Literature
421-1: Norwegian-American Folksong
421-2: Finnish-American Folksong
421-4: Hagiography in the North
422: The Drama of Henrik Ibsen
423: The Drama of August Strindberg
424: Nineteenth Century Scandinavian Fiction
425: Knut Hamsun and The Norwegian Novel
426: Kierkegaard and Scandinavian Literature
427: Contemporary Scandinavian Literature
434: The Art of Isak Dinesen/Karen Blixen
436: Topics: Criminal Utopias
437: Modern Scandinavian Drama
450: Scandinavian Decadence
475: The Writings of Hans Christian Andersen
501: Tal och Skrift
633: Survey of Scandinavian Literature: 1300-1500
634: Survey of Scandinavian Literature: 1500-1800
635: Survey of Scandinavian Literature: 1800-1890
636: Survey of Scandinavian Literature: 1890-1920