The course takes place in period

1 (2019-08-01 to 2019-10-27)

Level/category

General studies

Teaching language

Swedish

Type of course

Compulsory

Cycle/level of course

First

Recommended year of study

2

Total number of ECTS

5 cr

Competency aims

The aim of the course is to introduce the basic elements of written and spoken communication, to train the student in language correctness, business communication and the specific language of his/her own vocational branch.

Learning outcomes

The student is 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

Previous course names

Swedish, 2 study weeks

Additional information

Information Retrieval is a compulsory part of the course (IT4).

Recommended or required reading

Lehrer, S. 1998 or newer version. Affärsbrev. Reuter, M. 2003. Översättning och språkriktighet. Svenska Skrivregler. Literature from a separate list.

Study activities

  • Lectures - 60 hours
  • Individual- and group instruction - 15 hours
  • Small-group work - 9 hours
  • Individual studies - 44 hours
  • - 5 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

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

Assessment requirements

To pass the course the student should pass the following examinations: Examination 1 meetings 10% Examination 2 course exam 30% Examination 3 oral presentation 20% Examination 4 business documents 20% Examination 5 essay 20% (examinations include written examination tests, demonstrations and presentations, reports and produktions, essays, and also presence at specified occasions)

Examiner

Stolt Kerstin

Home page of the course

https://arcada.itslearning.com/

Group size

No limit (9 students enrolled)

Assignments valid until

Until date 2015-07-31

The timetable of the course

Detaljerad tidtabell och utförligt kursprogram presenteras vid det första närundervisningstillfället. Detailed timetable to be distributed during the first lesson.

Course enrolment period

2019-08-12 to 2019-09-08

Assessment methods

  • Date will be announced later - Demonstrations and presentations
  • Date will be announced later - Reports and productions
  • Date will be announced later - Other assignments
Room reservations
Date Time Room Title Description Organizer
2019-09-03 12:30 - 15:00 B522 Svenska för process- och materialteknik Stolt Kerstin
2019-09-05 10:15 - 11:45 B323 Svenska för process- och materialteknik Stolt Kerstin
2019-09-10 12:30 - 15:00 B522 Svenska för process- och materialteknik Stolt Kerstin
2019-09-12 10:15 - 11:45 B323 Svenska för process- och materialteknik Stolt Kerstin
2019-09-17 12:30 - 15:00 B522 Svenska för process- och materialteknik Stolt Kerstin
2019-09-19 10:15 - 11:45 B323 Svenska för process- och materialteknik Stolt Kerstin
2019-09-24 12:30 - 15:00 B327 Svenska för process- och materialteknik Stolt Kerstin
2019-09-26 10:15 - 11:45 Svenska för process- och materialteknik - fyra test Stolt Kerstin
2019-10-01 12:30 - 15:00 B323 Svenska för process- och materialteknik Stolt Kerstin
2019-10-03 10:15 - 11:45 B323 Svenska för process- och materialteknik Stolt Kerstin
2019-10-08 12:30 - 15:00 B522 Svenska för process- och materialteknik Stolt Kerstin
2019-10-10 10:15 - 11:45 Svenska för process- och materialteknik - språkriktighetstest Stolt Kerstin
2019-10-15 12:30 - 15:00 B323 Svenska för process- och materialteknik Stolt Kerstin
2019-10-17 10:15 - 11:45 D4104 Svenska för process- och materialteknik Stolt Kerstin
2019-10-22 12:30 - 15:00 B522 Svenska för process- och materialteknik Stolt Kerstin
2019-10-24 10:15 - 11:45 Svenska för process- och materialteknik - rapportskrivning (inlämning senast 27.10) Stolt Kerstin

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