LS1502 Swedish A1 for Engineers 7.5 credits

Svenska A1 för ingenjörer

  • Education cycle

    First cycle
  • Main field of study

  • Grading scale

    P, F

Course offerings

Spring 19 tis ons tor for programme students

Autumn 19 Intensiv aug for programme students

  • Periods

    Autumn 19

  • Application code

    40003

  • Start date

    05/08/2019

  • End date

    22/08/2019

  • Language of instruction

    Swedish

  • Campus

    KTH Campus

  • Tutoring time

    Daytime

  • Form of study

    Normal

  • Number of places *

    18 - 250

    *) The Course date may be cancelled if number of admitted are less than minimum of places. If there are more applicants than number of places selection will be made.

  • Course responsible

    Karin Borell <kborell@kth.se>

  • Target group

    Elective course for all programmes.

Autumn 19 tis ons tors for programme students

  • Periods

    Autumn 19 P1 (4.0 credits), P2 (3.5 credits)

  • Application code

    50108

  • Start date

    27/08/2019

  • End date

    14/01/2020

  • Language of instruction

    Swedish

  • Campus

    KTH Campus

  • Tutoring time

    Daytime

  • Form of study

    Normal

  • Number of places *

    18 - 225

    *) The Course date may be cancelled if number of admitted are less than minimum of places. If there are more applicants than number of places selection will be made.

  • Course responsible

    Karin Borell <kborell@kth.se>

  • Teacher

    Helena Karlsson <helkarls@kth.se>

  • Target group

    Elective course for all programmes.

Spring 20 tis ons tors for programme students

Autumn 18 Tuesday for programme students

  • Periods

    Autumn 18 P1 (4.0 credits), P2 (3.5 credits)

  • Application code

    51161

  • Start date

    27/08/2018

  • End date

    14/12/2018

  • Language of instruction

    Swedish

  • Campus

    KTH Campus

  • Tutoring time

    Daytime

  • Form of study

    Normal

  • Number of places *

    18 - 27

    *) The Course date may be cancelled if number of admitted are less than minimum of places. If there are more applicants than number of places selection will be made.

  • Schedule

    Schedule (new window)

  • Course responsible

    Karin Borell <kborell@kth.se>

  • Target group

    Elective course for all programmes.

  • Part of programme

Autumn 18 Wednesday for programme students

  • Periods

    Autumn 18 P1 (4.0 credits), P2 (3.5 credits)

  • Application code

    51165

  • Start date

    27/08/2018

  • End date

    14/12/2018

  • Language of instruction

    Swedish

  • Campus

    KTH Campus

  • Tutoring time

    Daytime

  • Form of study

    Normal

  • Number of places *

    18 - 27

    *) The Course date may be cancelled if number of admitted are less than minimum of places. If there are more applicants than number of places selection will be made.

  • Schedule

    Schedule (new window)

  • Course responsible

    Karin Borell <kborell@kth.se>

  • Target group

    Elective course for all programmes.

Autumn 18 Thursday for programme students

  • Periods

    Autumn 18 P1 (4.0 credits), P2 (3.5 credits)

  • Application code

    51164

  • Start date

    27/08/2018

  • End date

    14/12/2018

  • Language of instruction

    Swedish

  • Campus

    KTH Campus

  • Tutoring time

    Daytime

  • Form of study

    Normal

  • Number of places *

    18 - 27

    *) The Course date may be cancelled if number of admitted are less than minimum of places. If there are more applicants than number of places selection will be made.

  • Schedule

    Schedule (new window)

  • Course responsible

    Karin Borell <kborell@kth.se>

  • Target group

    Elective course for all programmes.

Intended learning outcomes

The expected learning outcomes for the course mainly refer to the level A1 according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages.

On completion of the course, the student should be able to:
Listening comprehension
- understand simple, slowly and clearly spoken Swedish on well-known subjects in everyday situations

Reading comprehension
- understand short, authentic, everyday texts consisting of simple sentences and common words

Spoken interaction
- participate in simple conversations in slowly and clearly spoken Swedish, by asking and answering simple questions within well-known everyday subject areas (a certain amount of help from the conversation partner is required)

Spoken production
- talk about and describe his/her close environment and people he/she knows, by means of simple phrases and sentences

Written production
- fill in simple forms and write short, simple messages with elements of awareness of elementary facts about Sweden

Course main content

Reading of simple texts, simple writing exercises, listening comprehension and simple dialogues based on everyday vocabulary and phrases. Basic grammar and pronunciation rules of the Swedish language Facts about Sweden, Swedish culture, society and technical development.

Eligibility

Basic university qualification. Applicants to the course should not have prior knowledge in Swedish.

Literature

Course literature will be announced before the start of the course.
Recommended reference literature and electronic resources will be listed in the course information or in a similar way

Examination

  • KONA - Assessment, 1.5, grading scale: P, F
  • LEX1 - Continous Assessment, 6.0, grading scale: P, F

Requirements for final grade

All examination parts passed
75% attendance

Offered by

ITM/Learning in Engineering Sciences

Examiner

Karin Borell <kborell@kth.se>

Version

Course syllabus valid from: Spring 2019.
Examination information valid from: Spring 2019.