Course code: HISA33
Swedish title: Historia: Att arbeta med historievetenskap och historieförmedling ur ett historiekulturellt perspektiv
Credits: 7.5

Teaching – spring semester of 2020

The Dean decides

  • The Joint Faculties of Humanities and Theology will temporarily transfer to distance teaching and examination by using the online platform Canvas or the tool Zoom. Exceptions are possible with consideration to e.g. group sizes. The change will occur starting March 18 2020 and will persist until the recommendations relating to the corona epidemic change.

Study period: summer 2020
Type of studies: part time, 50 %, distance course
Study period: 2020-06-08 – 2020-08-14
Language of instruction: Swedish
Application code: LU-S9021
Eligibility: General requirements for university studies in Sweden


Vilken historia är det som blir historia? Hur tolkas och förmedlas denna historia i olika kontexter? Funderar du på dessa frågor är denna fristående kurs om historievetenskap och historieförmedling rätt val.

Kursen fokuserar på historievetenskap, historieförmedling och historiekultur och du studerar relationen dem emellan. Ett sammanhang är där historia blir vetenskapliggjord historia på landets universitet och högskolor, som studeras i en jämförelse med det sammanhang där samhällens och individers historia blir till, och därmed förstår sig själva. Båda kontexterna är beroende av den historiekultur de är delar av.

I kursen studerar du vad som händer när historia förmedlas och hur historiemedvetandet aktiveras vid gränssättande händelser. Hur kan vi förstå historieämnets relevans i relation till historievetenskapliga frågeställningar och samhällens och individers orientering i tid?


This course is not open as a freestanding course next semester. It can be open for application within a programme or for students in an exchange programme. Please ask your academic advisor for information.

How to apply

Lund University uses a national application system run by University Admissions in Sweden. It is only possible to apply during the application periods: October–January for autumn semester and June–August for spring semester.

Extended application deadline

Sometimes the application deadline is extended for a specific programme or course. In these cases you will find the message "open for late application" by the programme/course information on You apply with the usual application steps. As long as this message is showing, it is possible to apply, but late applications are processed in order of date, so it is still important to apply as soon as possible. Please note that if the programme/course does not have an extended deadline, it is not possible to apply late.

First or Second Admission Round?

All international students are encouraged to apply to the First admission round. This round takes place many months before the start of a semester and gives students the time they need to pay their tuition fees, apply for and receive their residence permit (if required), find housing, etc.

The Second admission round is an alternative for students from EU/EEA countries as they do not need a residence permit. Non-EU/EEA students will most likely not have enough time to obtain their permit before the start of the semester. However, even EU/EEA students are advised to apply during the First admission round, as some programmes can be applied for only in the January round. Also, this provides applicants with an admission decision much earlier, which is helpful in making decisions about their studies.

Tuition Fees

Non-EU/EEA citizens

Citizens of a country outside of the European Union (EU), the European Economic Area (EEA) and Switzerland are required to pay tuition fees. You pay one instalment of the tuition fee in advance of each semester.

Read more about tuition fees, payments and exemptions

EU/EEA citizens and Switzerland

There are no tuition fees for citizens of the European Union (EU), the European Economic Area (EEA) and Switzerland.

Application fee

If you are required to pay tuition fees, you are generally also required to pay an application fee of SEK 900 (approximately EUR 100) when you apply at You pay one application fee regardless of how many programmes or courses you apply to.

Read more about paying the University Admissions in Sweden application fee and exemptions

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