Study Literature

Most of the courses in Literature are held in Swedish. We currently offer one first cycle (basic) course in the history of Swedish literature, as well as a Master's Programme in Literature, of 120 ECTS.

Master’s Programme in Literature, 120 credits

The Master’s Programme in Literature is offered in collaboration between several departments at Stockholm University.

Swedish Literature, 7.5 credits

The course is a free-standing introduction to Swedish literature from the 18th century to the present. Swedish literature is treated and analysed in relation to thematic and contextual aspects, and throughout related to current theoretical perspectives. Instruction is given in the form of lectures and seminars. The language of instruction is English.


Exchange Coordinator
Maarit Hämäläinen
Room: 203
​Phone: +46 (0)8-16 14 71

Student Affairs Office
Mattias Arreborn
Room: 260
Phone: +46 (0)8-674 74 84

Phone Hours: Tuesdays and Wednesdays 13:30-15:30.

Our Students Affairs Office has no visiting hours until further notice. Please contact us via phone or email.

Study Counsellor, Literature
Emma Lennström
Room: 256
Phone: +46 (0)8-16 35 34

Contact your Study Councellor via email.