Luther and his world, 1517-2017: Reformation yesterday and today
7.5 ECTS credits
The course comprises lectures and study visits, which provide basic knowledge of the main reformation issues through translated source texts and seminars on literature presenting the reform theologians in their historical context. The importance of the reformation in the past and the present is studied. Students describe and critically analyse some important theological themes of the first generation thinkers and how these are treated in current research. Special focus is on some main features of the reformation process in Sweden and the current dialogue between the Lutheran World Federation and the Roman Catholic Church. Instruction is in the form of lectures, study visits and seminars. Students develop skills in describing and identifying some important historical and theological factors for the breakthrough of the reformation.
Progressive specialisation: G1N (has only upper‐secondary level entry requirements)
Education level: Undergraduate level
Admission requirements: General admission requirements
Selection is usually based on your grade point average from upper secondary school or the number of credit points from previous university studies, or both.
- Start Autumn 2019
- Mode of study Distance
- Language Swedish
- Course code REGLU1
- Application code KAU-34153
- Study pace 25% (Unknown)
- Study period week 35–3