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

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.

Recommended or required reading

Literature från Itslearning and a separate list

Study activities

  • Lectures - 40 hours
  • Individual- and group instruction - 15 hours
  • Practical exercises - 15 hours
  • Project- and production work/artistic activities - 10 hours
  • Individual studies - 40 hours
  • Internet-based studies - 5 hours
  • - 10 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

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

Assessment requirements

To pass the course the student should pass the following examinations: Examination 1 business communication 30 p Examination 2 written report 30 p Examination 3 written literature analysis 30 p Examination 4 language correctness test 10 p The examinations contribute to the final grade as follows: ...

Teacher

Eklund Kaj

Examiner

Eklund Kaj

Home page of the course

https://arcada.itslearning.com/

Group size

No limit (16 students enrolled)

Assignments valid until

12 months after course has ended

Course enrolment period

2019-08-12 to 2019-09-08

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
2019-09-03 12:00 - 14:00 B325 Svenska för kulturproducenter Eklund Kaj
2019-09-04 12:30 - 14:30 B325 Svenska för kulturproducenter Eklund Kaj
2019-09-10 12:30 - 14:30 E387 Svenska för kulturproducenter Eklund Kaj
Åvall Ann-Kristin
2019-09-11 12:30 - 14:30 B325 Svenska för kulturproducenter Eklund Kaj
2019-09-17 12:30 - 14:30 B323 Svenska för kulturproducenter Eklund Kaj
2019-09-18 12:30 - 14:30 E385 Svenska för kulturproducenter Eklund Kaj
2019-09-24 12:30 - 14:30 B325 Svenska för kulturproducenter Eklund Kaj
2019-09-26 14:00 - 15:00 B323 Svenska för kulturproducenter Eklund Kaj
2019-09-26 15:00 - 16:00 E383 Svenska för kulturproducenter Eklund Kaj
2019-10-01 12:30 - 14:30 B325 Svenska för kulturproducenter Eklund Kaj
2019-10-03 13:00 - 15:00 B325 Svenska för kulturproducenter Eklund Kaj
2019-10-08 12:30 - 14:30 B323 Svenska för kulturproducenter Eklund Kaj
2019-10-09 12:30 - 14:30 E385 Svenska för kulturproducenter Eklund Kaj
2019-10-16 12:30 - 14:30 B327 Svenska för kulturproducenter Eklund Kaj
2019-10-17 12:30 - 14:30 B328 Svenska för kulturproducenter Eklund Kaj
2019-10-23 12:30 - 14:30 Svenska för kulturproducenter Eklund Kaj

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