The course is included in these curricula and study modules

The course takes place in period

4 (2020-03-23 to 2020-07-31)

Level/category

General studies

Teaching language

Swedish

Type of course

Compulsory

Cycle/level of course

First

Recommended year of study

1

Total number of ECTS

5 cr

Competency aims

The student improves her/his lingual awareness and develops tools for different types of writing.

Learning outcomes

After the course the student is able to 1.Create different type of text and use the process writing method 2.Use language and communicative strategies in various communication situations 3.Know where and how he/she continuously can improve the communicative knowledge, use dictionaries, handbooks and it- sources 4.Identify different types of errors and explain the reasons behind them 5.Improve tools for journalistic writing and web writing 6.Improve lingual awareness 7.Analyse different types of text

Course contents

Terms, translation, journalistic language, web language. Practice in journalistic writing and web writing.

Prerequisites and co-requisites

Swedish as a mother tongue or similar knowledge of Swedish

Recommended or required reading

Englund, Helena & Guldbrand, Karin.2001. Klarspråk på nätet. 2 upplagan. Sundbyberg: Pagina Förlags AB. Svenska skrivregler utgivna av svenska språknämnden.2000. 2 uppl.Stockholm:Liber. Reuter, Mikael. 2003. Översättning och språkriktighet. Helsingfors: Svensk Språktjänst Ab. Reference literature, articles and handouts

Study activities

  • Lectures - 60 hours
  • Excursions and demonstrations - 10 hours
  • Individual- and group instruction - 40 hours
  • Small-group work - 20 hours
  • Project- and production work/artistic activities - 5 hours
  • Individual studies - 0 hours

Workload

  • Total workload of the course: 135 hours
  • Of which autonomous studies: 135 hours
  • Of which scheduled studies: 0 hours

Mode of Delivery

Participation in tuition

Assessment methods

  • Demonstrations and proficiency exams
  • Essays, reports, productions and portfolio

Assessment requirements

To pass the course the student should pass the following examinations in Swedish: Examination 1 Test language correctness test 25 p Examination 2 Text transformation 25 p Examination 3 Written report 50 p Examination 4 Written interwiev 50 p Examination 5 Feature text 50 p Examination 6 Information retrieval is needed for passed course

Teacher

  • Eklund Kaj
  • Pusa Tatja

Examiner

Eklund Kaj

Home page of the course

https://arcada.itslearning.com/

Group size

No limit (36 students enrolled)

Assignments valid until

12 months after course has ended

Course enrolment period

2020-03-09 to 2020-04-05

Assessment methods

  • Date will be announced later - Demonstrations and presentations
  • Date will be announced later - Reports and productions
Room reservations
Date Time Room Title Description Organizer
2020-03-30 12:30 - 15:00 Mediespråk och journalistik Eklund Kaj
2020-04-02 10:00 - 12:00 Mediespråk och journalistik Eklund Kaj
2020-04-07 12:30 - 14:00 Mediespråk och journalistik Eklund Kaj
2020-04-09 10:00 - 12:00 Mediespråk och journalistik Eklund Kaj
2020-04-16 09:45 - 12:30 E383 Mediespråk och journalistik
2020-04-21 10:00 - 14:00 Mediespråk och journalistik Eklund Kaj
2020-04-28 10:00 - 14:00 Mediespråk och journalistik Eklund Kaj
2020-04-29 10:00 - 12:00 Mediespråk och journalistik Eklund Kaj
2020-05-05 10:15 - 11:45 Mediespråk och journalistik Eklund Kaj
2020-05-07 13:00 - 15:00 Mediespråk och journalistik Eklund Kaj
2020-05-13 13:00 - 15:00 E383 Mediespråk och journalistik Eklund Kaj
2020-05-18 10:00 - 14:00 A311 Mediespråk och journalistik Eklund Kaj

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