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Annex 4

SUBJECT COMBINATIONS

1 Contents

As laid down in the second paragraph of Section 5 of Chapter 6 this annex lists the subjects that may be combined for the award of a Master of Arts/Science in Secondary/Upper Secondary Education.

2 Secondary Education grades 7—9

The subjects for specialisation for grades 7—9 of the compulsory school system are divided into the following subject groups:

  1. English, Mathematics, Home Languages, Modern Languages, Swedish, Swedish as a Second Language and Sign Language
  2. Geography, History, Religion and Civics
  3. Biology, Physics, Chemistry and Technology
  4. Domestic and Consumer Studies, Physical Education and Health and Handicrafts, and
  5. Art and Music.

The subjects that may be combined for specialisation for grades 7—9 of the compulsory school system are the following:

  1. two subjects from subject groups 1, 2 or 3,
   
  2. one subject from subject group 1 and one subject from subject groups 2, 3, 4 or 5,
   
  3. one subject from subject group 2 or 3 and one subject from subject groups 4 or 5,
   
  4. two different languages in the subject of Modern Languages, or
   
  5. the subjects Art and Handicrafts.


If the qualification includes a subject in addition to those stated in 
   

  1. paragraph one, items 1, 2, 3 or 5, this subject must be another subject from subject groups 1, 2, 3, 4 or 5, or
   
  2. paragraph one, item 4, this subject must be a third language in the subject Modern Languages or another subject from subject groups 1, 2, 3, 4 or 5.

3 Upper-secondary school

The subjects for specialisation for the upper secondary school are divided into the following subject groups:

  1. English, Mathematics, Home Languages, Swedish and Swedish as a Second Language
  2. Greek, Latin, Modern Languages and Sign Language
  3. Philosophy, Business Economics, Geography, History, Law, Psychology, Religion and Civics
  4. Biology, Physics, Chemistry, Science Studies and Technology
  5. Physical Education and Health, and
  6. Art, Dance, Music and Drama.

The subjects that may be combined for specialisation for the upper-secondary school are the following:

  1. two subjects from subject groups 1, 2, 3 or 4,
   
  2. one subject from subject group 1 and another subject from subject groups 2, 3 or 4,
   
  3. two different languages in the subject of Modern Languages,
   
  4. Physical Education and Health and one subject from subject groups 1, 2, 3 or 4,
   
  5. one subject from subject group 6 one subject from subject groups 1, 2, 3 or 4, or
   
  6. one subject from subject group 6 and an additional 90 credits in the chosen subject area in subject group 6.

 

Ordinance (2017:893).

Last updated: 14 May 2019