The course takes place in period

3 (2022-01-01 to 2022-03-13)

Level/category

General studies

Teaching language

English

Type of course

Compulsory

Cycle/level of course

First

Recommended year of study

1

Total number of ECTS

5 cr

Competency aims

You can introduce yourself and others and explain things about your family, where you live, what you are doing and what you like. You can understand short texts and write simple messages. You can form short sentences and questions both orally and in writing. You understand speech relating to everyday themes when the person speaks slowly and clearly.

Learning outcomes

You learn about pronunciation, basic vocabulary for everday situation and simple grammar Verbs in infinitive, present tense and imperative. Nouns in singular. Numbers, dates and time. ? Vocabulary: events during a day, family life, food, work and hobbies

Course contents

Basic structures of the language, pronunciation and vocabulary. Culture and the Nordic countries.

Prerequisites and co-requisites

This is a beginner's course in Swedish. No previous knowledge is required. The level of the course is CEFR A1.1.

Previous course names

Learning a beginner's language is easier when you take part teaching sessions and get to practice and speak the language. Attendance in local or distance learning is mandatory.

Additional information

Attendance in classes and online is compulsory at all time.

Recommended or required reading

We use the book: Vi ses! Svenska för nybörjare. By: Keränen, Lindroos & Peltola 2018, Otava. Available for example here: https://www.adlibris.com/fi/sv/bok/vi-ses External link- 9789511310600 The book includes dialogues and exercises and is used both in the first and the second course in Swedish. Get the book before the first lecture!

Study activities

  • Lectures - 40 hours
  • Excursions and demonstrations - 15 hours
  • Individual- and group instruction - 10 hours
  • Practical exercises - 10 hours
  • Small-group work - 10 hours
  • Individual studies - 50 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-)

Assessment requirements

Attendance is mandatory (at least 75% in order to attend the exams), because we practice pronunciation, interaction and your spoken skills during the lectures. To pass the course the student should pass the following examinations: The course grade is based on: Written exam 50% Oral test 25% Active participation and assignments 25%

Teacher

Huldén Barbara

Examiner

Huldén Barbara

Group size

No limit (53 students enrolled)

Assignments valid until

12 months after course has ended

Course enrolment period

2021-12-22 to 2022-01-14

Assessment methods

2022-03-09 - Exams

Room reservations
Date Time Room Title Description Organizer
2022-01-10 09:30 - 11:30 Swedish for Beginners I, Group A Huldén Barbara
2022-01-12 12:30 - 14:30 Swedish for Beginners I, Group A Huldén Barbara
2022-01-17 09:30 - 11:30 Swedish for Beginners I, Group A Huldén Barbara
2022-01-19 12:30 - 14:30 Swedish for Beginners I, Group A Huldén Barbara
2022-01-24 09:30 - 11:30 Swedish for Beginners I, Group A Huldén Barbara
2022-01-26 12:30 - 14:30 Swedish for Beginners I, Group A Huldén Barbara
2022-01-31 09:30 - 11:30 Swedish for Beginners I, Group A Huldén Barbara
2022-02-02 12:30 - 14:30 B522 Swedish for Beginners I, Group A Huldén Barbara
2022-02-07 09:30 - 11:30 D4107-08 Swedish for Beginners I, Group A Huldén Barbara
2022-02-09 12:30 - 14:30 D4107-08 Swedish for Beginners I, Group A Huldén Barbara
2022-02-14 09:30 - 11:30 A510 Swedish for Beginners I, Group A Huldén Barbara
2022-02-16 12:30 - 14:30 D4107-08 Swedish for Beginners I, Group A Huldén Barbara
2022-02-21 09:30 - 11:30 D4107-08 Swedish for Beginners I, Group A Huldén Barbara
2022-02-23 12:30 - 14:30 D4107-08 Swedish for Beginners I, Group A Huldén Barbara
2022-02-28 09:30 - 11:30 A510 Swedish for Beginners I, Group A Huldén Barbara
2022-03-02 12:30 - 14:30 D4107-08 Swedish for Beginners I, Group A Huldén Barbara
2022-03-07 09:30 - 11:30 D4107-08 Swedish for Beginners I, Group A Huldén Barbara
2022-03-09 12:30 - 14:30 D4107-08 Swedish for Beginners I, Group A Huldén Barbara
2022-03-21 09:30 - 11:30 A510 Swedish for Beginners I, Group A Huldén Barbara
2022-03-28 09:30 - 11:30 A510 Swedish for Beginners I, Group A Huldén Barbara

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