LS1532 Swedish B1/B2 for Engineers 7.5 credits

Svenska B1/B2 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

    40022

  • 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>

  • Teacher

    Helena Nilser <hnilser@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

    51157

  • Start date

    27/08/2018

  • End date

    07/12/2018

  • Language of instruction

    Swedish

  • Campus

    KTH Campus

  • Tutoring time

    Evenings

  • 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 Intensiv jun for programme students

  • Periods

    Spring 19

  • Application code

    45008

  • 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.

Spring 19 tis, ons for programme students

  • Periods

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

  • Application code

    60902

  • Start date

    15/01/2019

  • End date

    10/05/2019

  • 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

    Charlotte Hurdelbrink <hurdel@kth.se>

  • Target group

    Elective course for all programmes.

Autumn 19 Intensiv aug for programme students

  • Periods

    Autumn 19

  • Application code

    40006

  • 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>

  • Teacher

    Helena Nilser <hnilser@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

    50111

  • Start date

    27/08/2019

  • End date

    14/01/2020

  • Language of instruction

    Swedish

  • Campus

    KTH Campus

  • Tutoring time

    Evenings

  • 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 20 tis, ons for programme students

  • Periods

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

  • Application code

    60091

  • 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 - 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

    Charlotte Hurdelbrink <hurdel@kth.se>

  • Target group

    Elective course for all programmes.

Spring 20 Intensiv jun for programme students

  • Periods

    Spring 20

  • Application code

    45002

  • 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 - 100

    *) 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

    45005

  • 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

    Anna Kers Hagberg <annkh@kth.se>

    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 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 contents of clearly spoken standard Swedish about subjects as for instance work and technology
- understand conversations and longer oral presentations such as a simple argumentation on familiar subjects, provided the language is not too formal and advanced

Reading comprehension
- understand authentic texts written in high-frequent language that concern society, work and technology

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

Spoken production
- retell courses of events and describe impressions and experiences concerning daily life and fields of personal interest

Written production
- write texts on a variety of subjects within his/her fields of interest and emphasise the personal relevance of events and experiences

Course main content

Exercises in understanding and expressing oneself in somewhat more nuanced Swedish. Exercises in spoken communication and oral presentations Reading of authentic texts that concern society, work and technology. Production of written texts on a variety of subjects within the student's fields of interest

Eligibility

Basic university qualification. Completion and pass of Swedish B1 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>

Version

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