General studies

Teaching language


Type of course


Cycle/level of course


Recommended year of study


Total number of ECTS

3 cr

Competency aims

The aim of the course: the student knows the
basic elements in written communication. He/she
has a linguistic knowledge 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
to be able to use his/her mother tongue
in different communication situations. He/she
familiar with basic business communication and
can independently produce documents related to
his/her own vocational branch. He/she is aware
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.
Grammar and usage

Prerequisites and co-requisites

Upper secondary school level or similar.

Recommended or required reading

Reuter, Mikael: Översättning och språkriktighet/Så
här ska det låta
Språkrådet: Svenska skrivregler
Material provided by the teacher

Mode of Delivery

Participation in tuition

Assessment methods

Exams (written-, oral-, home-)

Assessment requirements

To pass the course the student should pass the
following examinations:
Examination 1 documents 20 p
Examination 2 report 40 p
Examination 3 test 40 p


Eklund Kaj


Eklund Kaj

Group size

No limit

Assignments valid until

12 months after course has ended

Assessment methods

Date of examination will be announced later - Exams

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