Course code: FPRK01
Swedish title: Praktisk filosofi: Kandidatkurs
ECTS credits: 30

NB! The information below was about autumn semester 2021. The course is also given this semester. Choose semester above for more information!

Study period: autumn semester 2021
Language of instruction: Swedish

Type of studies: full time, day
Study period: 2021-08-30 – 2022-01-16
Application code: LU-32932

Type of studies: part time, 50 %, day
Study period: 2021-08-30 – 2022-06-05
Application code: LU-32942

Teachers: Anton Emilsson, Fredrik Eriksson, Mattias Gunnemyr, Björn Petersson, Toni Rønnow-Rasmussen


Kursen riktar sig till dig som önskar en ytterligare fördjupning där du får möjlighet att specialisera dig och mera självständigt lösa problem. Kursen består av tre delkurser:

  • Delkurs 1. Modern moralfilosofi, 9 hp. En modern moralfilosofisk position diskuteras ingående. Syftet med kursen är att ge studenten insikt i en modern och avancerad moralfilosofisk diskussion.
  • Delkurs 2. Examensarbete, 15 hp. Delkursen består i författandet av ett examensarbete. Handledaren kan föreslå lämpliga ämnen, men du kan, som student, även komma med egna förslag. I uppgiften ingår studium av relevant litteratur. Examensarbetet presenteras vid ett seminarium.
  • Delkurs 3. Valfri delkurs, 6 hp. Den studerande väljer en läskurs i praktisk filosofi ur det kursutbud institutionen erbjuder.


  1. Modern Moral Philosophy, 9 ECTS
  2. Essay, 15 ECTS
  3. Optional Course, 6 ECTS

Important dates – spring semester 2022

Second Admission Round / Nationell ansökningsomgång

Dagtid Lund, heltid
In Swedish
17 januari 2022 – 5 juni 2022

Stängd för anmälan

Second Admission Round / Nationell ansökningsomgång

Dagtid Lund, halvfart
In Swedish
17 januari 2022 – 15 januari 2023

Stängd för anmälan

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

Full course tuition fee: SEK 55,000
First payment: SEK 55,000
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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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