LS1512 Swedish A2 for Engineers 7.5 credits

Svenska A2 för ingenjörer

  • Education cycle

    First cycle
  • Main field of study

  • Grading scale

    P, F

Course offerings

Autumn 18 Tuesday for programme students

  • Periods

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

  • Application code

    51156

  • 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

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  • Course responsible

    Anna Kers Hagberg <annkh@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

    51166

  • 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

    Anna Kers Hagberg <annkh@kth.se>

  • Target group

    Elective course for all programmes.

Autumn 18 Intensiv aug for programme students

  • Periods

    Autumn 18

  • Application code

    40023

  • Start date

    30/07/2018

  • End date

    24/08/2018

  • 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

    Anna Kers Hagberg <annkh@kth.se>

  • Target group

    Elective course for all programmes.

Autumn 18 Wednesday for programme students

  • Periods

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

  • Application code

    51160

  • 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

    Anna Kers Hagberg <annkh@kth.se>

  • Target group

    Elective course for all programmes.

Spring 19 tis ons tor for programme students

  • Periods

    Spring 19 P3 (4.0 credits), P4 (3.5 credits)

  • Application code

    60923

  • Start date

    15/01/2019

  • End date

    17/05/2019

  • 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

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  • Course responsible

    Viktor Englund <vengl@kth.se>

  • Target group

    Elective course for all programmes.

Spring 19 Intensiv jun for programme students

  • Periods

    Spring 19

  • Application code

    45009

  • Start date

    03/06/2019

  • End date

    21/06/2019

  • 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.

  • Course responsible

    Charlotte Hurdelbrink <hurdel@kth.se>

  • Target group

    Elective course for all programmes.

Autumn 19 Intensiv aug for programme students

  • Periods

    Autumn 19

  • Application code

    40004

  • 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 - 25

    *) 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

    Anna Kers Hagberg <annkh@kth.se>

  • Target group

    Elective course for all programmes.

Spring 18 Intensiv for programme students

  • Periods

    Spring 18

  • Application code

    45003

  • Start date

    28/05/2018

  • End date

    22/06/2018

  • 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

    Mateusz Moszkowicz <matmos@kth.se>

  • Target group

    Elective course for all programmes.

Intended learning outcomes

The expected learning outcomes for the course mainly refer to the level A2 according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages.

On completion of the course, the student should, in addition to what is specified in courses at the lower level, be able to:

Listening comprehension
• understand and distinguish the main contents in clearly spoken standard Swedish with very common words on well-known subjects

Reading comprehension
• understand and find information in short and simple texts

Spoken production
• describe everyday and simple situations about, for example, daily life, studies and work, e.g. in the form of a short presentation
• account for certain facts about Sweden

Spoken interaction
• participate in conversations that require a simple and direct exchange of information on well-known subjects

Written production
• use the language in everyday and very simple situations

Course main content

Reading comprehension and command of basic Swedish grammar are improved through work on different kinds of simple texts. Students practice pronunciation, as well as the ability to express themselves orally and understand simple and clearly spoken Swedish in dialogues and conversations Simple writing exercises. Certain facts about Sweden, Swedish culture, society and technical development.

Eligibility

Basic university qualification. Completion and pass of Swedish A1 for engineers, equivalent older course, or the equivalent knowledge demonstrated in a compulsory placement test taken before applying for the course.

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

Anna Kers Hagberg <annkh@kth.se>

Mateusz Moszkowicz <matmos@kth.se>

Version

Course syllabus valid from: Autumn 2017.
Examination information valid from: Spring 2019.