Professional studies

Teaching language


Type of course


Cycle/level of course


Recommended year of study


Total number of ECTS

5 cr

Competency aims

Training oral and written skills related to
future professional field.
The course will also be a support for thesis work
including process
writing, writing technicalities and academic

Learning outcomes

At the end of the course the student is expected
to have
sufficient command of vocabulary in both general
professional areas to present professional
subjects in correct and
appropriate language, and to be able to write
documents necessary in performing the tasks
related to studies
and future professional needs in the media field.

Course contents

Academic writing; language correctness, grammar
rules, text genres, translation. Business
communication, professional writing,
preparing and delivering oral presentations.

Prerequisites and co-requisites

Swedish as mother tongue or similar knowledge of

Recommended or required reading

Ask, S., 2011, Hållbara texter : Grunderna i
formellt skrivande
Reuter, M., 2003, Översättning och språkriktighet
Reuter, M., 2015, Så här ska det låta
Svenska Skrivregler 2017
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Mode of Delivery

Participation in tuition

Assessment requirements

To pass the course the student should pass the
following examinations:
Examination 1 Skrivguide test
Examination 2 Report 20 p
Examination 3 CV
Examination 4 Business communication letters 20 p
Examination 5 Academic essay 40 p
Examination 6 Literature seminar 20 p


  • Eklund Kaj
  • Småros Anna


Eklund Kaj

Group size

No limit

Assignments valid until

12 months after course has ended

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