The course takes place in period

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

Level/category

Other studies

Teaching language

English

Type of course

Optional

Cycle/level of course

First

Total number of ECTS

5 cr

Competency aims

The aim of the course is to give the student basic knowledge of the Swedish language and how to use it in everyday situations (= CEFR A.1.1)

Learning outcomes

At the end of the course the student is expected to be able to - cope in routine everyday situations (orally) - be acquainted with the Swedish alphabet - write very simple messages (e.g. filling in one's personal data on a form) - to form simple declarative sentences and questions in the present tense both orally and in writing - understand simple statements about himself/herself - grasp the essential information in simple texts which deal with everyday life (reading comprehension) - understand words and expressions about himself/herself and his/her local environment when the interlocutor is speaking very slowly

Course contents

Basic structures of the language (present tense, singular etc.), pronunciation, phrases and vocabulary Texts and dialogues Culture and the Nordic countries

Prerequisites and co-requisites

None

Additional information

At least 70 % presence at the lessons and one assignment on Itslearning.

Recommended or required reading

Vi ses! Svenska för nybörjare. Keränen, Marit - Lindroos, Camilla - Peltola, Katja The online course Learning Swedish, module 1 Teacher's own material

Study activities

  • Lectures - 10 hours
  • Individual- and group instruction - 20 hours
  • Practical exercises - 20 hours
  • Small-group work - 8 hours
  • Individual studies - 75 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-)

Assessment requirements

Course grade: Written exam 40 %, online course (the student should pass all the tasks of the online course)40%. Active attendance in classes 20% Activity/attendance 40 %

Teacher

  • Back-Seemer Susanna
  • Sandell Magdalena

Examiner

Back-Seemer Susanna

Home page of the course

https://arcada.itslearning.com/

Group size

No limit (26 students enrolled)

Assignments valid until

12 months after course has ended

Course enrolment period

2019-08-12 to 2019-09-08

Assessment methods

2019-10-21 - Exams
Room reservations
Date Time Room Title Description Organizer
2019-09-02 16:00 - 18:00 B522 Svenska för nybörjare 1 Back-Seemer Susanna
2019-09-04 16:00 - 18:00 B522 Svenska för nybörjare 1 Back-Seemer Susanna
2019-09-09 16:00 - 18:00 B522 Svenska för nybörjare 1 Back-Seemer Susanna
2019-09-09 16:45 - 18:00 B323 Svenska för nybörjare 1 Back-Seemer Susanna
2019-09-11 16:00 - 18:00 B522 Svenska för nybörjare 1 Back-Seemer Susanna
2019-09-23 16:00 - 18:00 B522 Svenska för nybörjare 1 Back-Seemer Susanna
2019-09-23 17:15 - 18:00 B323 Svenska för nybörjare 1 Back-Seemer Susanna
2019-09-30 16:00 - 18:00 B522 Svenska för nybörjare 1 Back-Seemer Susanna
2019-09-30 17:15 - 18:00 B323 Svenska för nybörjare 1 Back-Seemer Susanna
2019-10-07 16:00 - 18:00 B522 Svenska för nybörjare 1 Back-Seemer Susanna
2019-10-07 17:15 - 18:00 B323 Svenska för nybörjare 1 Back-Seemer Susanna
2019-10-14 16:00 - 18:00 B522 Svenska för nybörjare 1 Back-Seemer Susanna
2019-10-14 17:15 - 18:00 B323 Svenska för nybörjare 1 Back-Seemer Susanna
2019-10-21 15:00 - 16:00 B323 Svenska för nybörjare 1 Back-Seemer Susanna
2019-10-21 16:00 - 18:15 B518 Svenska för nybörjare 1 Back-Seemer Susanna

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