LS1522 Swedish B1 for Engineers 7.5 credits

Svenska B1 för ingenjörer

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The information on this page is based on a course syllabus that is not yet valid.

  • Education cycle

    First cycle
  • Main field of study

  • Grading scale

    P, F

Course offerings

Autumn 18 Intensiv aug for programme students

  • Periods

    Autumn 18

  • Application code

    40024

  • 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

    Helena Karlsson <helkarls@kth.se>

  • Target group

    Elective course for all programmes.

Autumn 18 Tuesday for programme students

  • Periods

    Autumn 18 P1 (4.5 credits), P2 (3.0 credits)

  • Application code

    51153

  • Start date

    03/09/2018

  • 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

    Helena Karlsson <helkarls@kth.se>

  • Teacher

    Anna Kers Hagberg <annkh@kth.se>

  • Target group

    Elective course for all programmes.

Autumn 18 Wednesday for programme students

  • Periods

    Autumn 18 P1 (4.5 credits), P2 (3.0 credits)

  • Application code

    51163

  • Start date

    03/09/2018

  • 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

    Helena Karlsson <helkarls@kth.se>

  • Teacher

    Anna Kers Hagberg <annkh@kth.se>

  • Target group

    Elective course for all programmes.

Spring 19 Intensiv jun for programme students

  • Periods

    Spring 19

  • Application code

    45010

  • 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

    Mateusz Moszkowicz <matmos@kth.se>

  • Target group

    Elective course for all programmes.

Spring 19 tis ons tors for programme students

  • Periods

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

  • Application code

    60900

  • 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

    Schedule (new window)

  • Course responsible

    Mateusz Moszkowicz <matmos@kth.se>

  • Target group

    Elective course for all programmes.

Autumn 19 Intensiv aug for programme students

  • Periods

    Autumn 19

  • Application code

    40005

  • 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

    Helena Karlsson <helkarls@kth.se>

  • Target group

    Elective course for all programmes.

Autumn 19 tis ons for programme students

  • Periods

    Autumn 19 P1 (4.5 credits), P2 (3.0 credits)

  • Application code

    50110

  • 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 - 50

    *) 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

    Helena Karlsson <helkarls@kth.se>

  • Teacher

    Anna Kers Hagberg <annkh@kth.se>

  • Target group

    Elective course for all programmes.

Spring 20 tis ons tors for programme students

  • Periods

    Spring 20 P3 (4.0 credits), P4 (3.5 credits)

  • Application code

    60090

  • Start date

    21/01/2020

  • End date

    01/06/2020

  • Language of instruction

    Swedish

  • Campus

    KTH Campus

  • Tutoring time

    Daytime

  • Form of study

    Normal

  • Number of places *

    18 - 125

    *) 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

    Mateusz Moszkowicz <matmos@kth.se>

  • Target group

    Elective course for all programmes.

Spring 20 Intensiv jun for programme students

  • Periods

    Spring 20

  • Application code

    45001

  • Start date

    01/06/2020

  • End date

    18/06/2020

  • Language of instruction

    Swedish

  • Campus

    KTH Campus

  • Tutoring time

    Daytime

  • Form of study

    Normal

  • Number of places *

    18 - 50

    *) 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

    45004

  • 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>

  • Teacher

    Anna Kers Hagberg <annkh@kth.se>

  • Target group

    Elective course for all programmes.

Intended learning outcomes

The expected learning outcomes for the course mainly refer to the level B1 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 lower levels, be able to:

Listening comprehension
- understand the main contents in clearly spoken standard Swedish on subjects that concern well-known phenomena and fields of personal interest
- broadly understand many radio and TV programmes in slowly and clearly spoken Swedish about current issues or about subjects of personal interest

Reading comprehension
- understand authentic texts, such as descriptions, written in high-frequent language on subjects that concern daily life or personal interests

Spoken interaction
- talk informally about subjects concerning daily life, current events and work, or of personal interest

Spoken production
- simply describe events, dreams, hopes and future plans
- briefly give reasons for opinions and plans

Written production
- write texts that describe experiences and impressions
- write simple, coherent texts discussing everyday life, and simple technical texts within fields of personal interest

Course main content

Exercises in understanding and expressing oneself in somewhat more nuanced Swedish. Exercises in pronunciation, prosody and spoken interaction Conversations, discussions and presentations. Reading of texts within general subject areas. Production of written texts of a personal and everyday character

Eligibility

Basic university qualification. Completion and pass of Swedish A2 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

Helena Karlsson <helkarls@kth.se>

Mateusz Moszkowicz <matmos@kth.se>

Version

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