The course is included in these curricula and study modules

The course takes place in period

  • 3 (2020-01-01 to 2020-03-22)
  • 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 aim of the course: the student knows the basic elements in written and oral communication. He/she has a linguistic knowledgness and is aware of the importance of continuous learning to improve his/her linguistic skills.

Learning outcomes

At the end of the course the student is expected to be able to use his/her mother tongue correctly in different communication situations. He/she is familiar with basic business communication and can independently produce documents related to his/her own vocational branch. He/she is aware of the importance of life long learning to improve his/her mother tongue.

Course contents

Written Communication, Commercial Vocabulary, Vocational Vocabulary, Information Retrieval, Meeting Technicalities, Literature.

Prerequisites and co-requisites

Swedish as mother tongue or similar knowledge of Swedish.

Additional information

More detailed programme for the course will be presented during the first lesson.

Study activities

  • Lectures - 60 hours
  • Individual- and group instruction - 15 hours
  • Small-group work - 3 hours
  • Individual studies - 55 hours

Workload

  • Total workload of the course: 133 hours
  • Of which autonomous studies: 133 hours
  • Of which scheduled studies: 0 hours

Mode of Delivery

Participation in tuition

Assessment methods

  • Exams (written-, oral-, home-)
  • Demonstrations and proficiency exams
  • Essays, reports, productions and portfolio

Teacher

  • Huldén Barbara
  • Stolt Kerstin

Examiner

Huldén Barbara

Home page of the course

https://arcada.itslearning.com/

Group size

No limit (12 students enrolled)

Assignments valid until

Until date 2020-07-31

Course enrolment period

2020-01-23 to 2020-01-31

Assessment methods

  • Date of examination will be announced later - Exams
  • Date will be announced later - Demonstrations and presentations
  • Date will be announced later - Reports and productions
Room reservations
Date Time Room Title Description Organizer
2020-01-21 09:15 - 12:00 A311 Svenska (för International Business) Huldén Barbara
2020-01-28 09:15 - 12:00 A311 Svenska (för International Business) Huldén Barbara
2020-02-04 09:15 - 12:00 E380 Svenska (för International Business) Huldén Barbara
2020-02-11 09:15 - 12:00 B328 Svenska (för International Business) Huldén Barbara
2020-02-25 09:15 - 12:00 A311 Svenska (för International Business) Huldén Barbara
2020-03-05 13:15 - 16:00 B328 Svenska (för International Business) Huldén Barbara
2020-03-12 09:15 - 12:00 B327 Svenska (för International Business) Huldén Barbara
2020-03-17 12:30 - 15:00 B326 Svenska (för International Business) Huldén Barbara
2020-03-24 09:15 - 12:00 B323 Svenska (för International Business) Huldén Barbara
2020-04-07 09:15 - 12:00 B323 Svenska (för International Business) Huldén Barbara
2020-04-14 09:15 - 12:00 B323 Svenska (för International Business) Huldén Barbara
2020-04-21 09:15 - 12:00 B323 Svenska (för International Business) Huldén Barbara
2020-04-28 09:15 - 12:00 B323 Svenska (för International Business) Huldén Barbara
2020-05-12 09:15 - 12:00 B323 Svenska (för International Business) Huldén Barbara
2020-05-19 09:15 - 12:00 B323 Svenska (för International Business) Huldén Barbara

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