SCAN2002 - Intermediate Swedish

Value: 1.0 course unit
Tutor:
Ms Annika Lindskog
Teaching structure:
Assessment:
one unseen three-hour written examination (50%); one oral examination (30%); and one module assessment (20%).


Module Description:

The module aims to build on and improve the students’ existing knowledge of Swedish so as to enable them to read Swedish texts, understand everyday conversations, and express themselves fluently in both speech and writing.

Through the use of a variety of techniques (such as study of various types of text, grammar exercises, translation, conversation on everyday topics, etc.), the students will gradually improve their spoken and written language.

Preparatory Reading and Set Texts:

Texts

To be announced at the beginning of the Autumn Term.

Grammar

  • P. Holmes and I. Hinchliffe, Swedish: A Comprehensive Grammar (Routledge, 1994).

Dictionaries

  • Stora engelsk-svenska & svensk-engelska ordboken (Esselte, 1984) or similar.