The course takes place in period

3 (2023-01-01 to 2023-03-19)

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 (1 student enrolled)

Assignments valid until

12 months after course has ended

Course enrolment period

2022-12-26 to 2023-01-22

Assessment methods

2022-03-09 - Exams

Room reservations
Date Time Room Title Description Organizer
2023-01-09 10:15 - 12:00 B320 Swedish for Beginners 1 IB Huldén Barbara
2023-01-11 12:30 - 14:00 B320 Swedish for Beginners 1 IB Huldén Barbara
2023-01-16 10:15 - 12:00 B320 Swedish for Beginners 1 IB Huldén Barbara
2023-01-18 12:30 - 14:00 B320 Swedish for Beginners 1 IB Huldén Barbara
2023-01-23 10:15 - 12:00 B320 Swedish for Beginners 1 IB Huldén Barbara
2023-01-25 12:30 - 14:00 B320 Swedish for Beginners 1 IB Huldén Barbara
2023-01-30 10:15 - 12:00 B320 Swedish for Beginners 1 IB Huldén Barbara
2023-02-01 12:30 - 14:00 B320 Swedish for Beginners 1 IB Huldén Barbara
2023-02-06 10:15 - 12:00 B320 Swedish for Beginners 1 IB Huldén Barbara
2023-02-08 12:30 - 14:00 B320 Swedish for Beginners 1 IB Huldén Barbara
2023-02-13 10:15 - 12:00 B320 Swedish for Beginners 1 IB Huldén Barbara
2023-02-15 12:30 - 14:00 B320 Swedish for Beginners 1 IB Huldén Barbara
2023-02-20 10:15 - 12:00 B320 Swedish for Beginners 1 IB Huldén Barbara
2023-02-22 12:30 - 14:00 B320 Swedish for Beginners 1 IB Huldén Barbara
2023-02-27 10:15 - 12:00 B320 Swedish for Beginners 1 IB Huldén Barbara
2023-03-01 12:30 - 14:00 B320 Swedish for Beginners 1 IB Huldén Barbara
2023-03-06 10:15 - 12:00 B320 Swedish for Beginners 1 IB Huldén Barbara
2023-03-08 12:30 - 14:00 B320 Swedish for Beginners 1 IB Huldén Barbara
2023-03-13 10:15 - 12:00 B320 Swedish for Beginners 1 IB Huldén Barbara
2023-03-15 12:30 - 14:00 B320 Swedish for Beginners 1 IB Huldén Barbara

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