The course covers the basics of the Swedish language, both its structure and function. The focus rests on the student's own linguistic progression and the course is largely centered on communicative exercises where students apply the knowledge from this course. Written and oral assignments are reported and assessed continuously. The course also provides some guidance in Swedish heritage and society.
The course covers the fundamentals of the Swedish language, both its structure and function. The focus rests on the student's own language and the progression rate is largely centered on communicative exercises, where students apply the acquired knowledge of the course. Written and oral assignments are recorded and evaluated continuously. The course also provides some guidance in Swedish cultural heritage and society.
Student admitted to education at the University of Borås
The language of instruction is Swedish. However, instruction in English can occur.
Lectures, individual and group assignments. A large part of the Swedish studies shall be conducted independently outside of class time.
Classes are usually in Swedish, but teaching in English may occur.
The course may not be included in a degree. This course is for foreign students with a mother tongue other than Swedish.
Ladok code: 10SF11
Spring 2015Established: The Teaching Committee,
Education Cycle: Pre-university levelMain Field of Study (Progressive Specialisation): Disciplinary Domain: Subject Area: SS1
Having completed the course, the student is to:
Students who are awarded the grade Not passed may receive a participation certificate.
See separate appendix at the bottom.
The course is evaluated orally during the course. In addition, an individual written evaluation is accomplished at the end of the course. The evaluation is presented in a course report that is published according to the rules of the Academy.
Levy Scherrer, Paula & Lindemalm, Karl (2014). Rivstart. A1 + A2, Textbok. 2nd ed. Stockholm: Natur & Kultur (240 pp.)
Levy Scherrer, Paula & Lindemalm, Karl (2014). Rivstart. A1 + A2, Övningsbok. 2nd ed. Stockholm: Natur & Kultur (192 pp.)
Additional literature according to instructions (approx. 100 pp)
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