XRU0009 Swedish for International Students 2 (4 cr)

Study level:
Other studies
Grading scale:
Pass - fail
English, Swedish
Responsible organisation:
Centre for Multilingual Academic Communication
Curriculum periods:
2020-2021, 2021-2022, 2022-2023, 2023-2024



This course is ment for students who have taken the course XRU0006 Swedish for International Students or who have learned the basics of Swedish somewhere else. We will begin with revision of the most basic vocabulary and grammar, such as basic nouns, adjectives, verbs, prepositions, pronouns and word order in main clauses. During the course, we will deal with e.g. the perfect and pluperfect tenses, word order in subordinate clauses, the comparative and superlative forms of adjectives, adverbs, reflexive pronouns etc. Both written and oral exercises are included.

Learning outcomes

You will learn some small talk, to describe yourself and others, to tell and ask for the way to somewhere, to communicate in a hotel, restaurant and a shop, to tell your opinion and many other things. You will learn the basics of Swedish grammar and to write short texts and messages in Swedish.

Description of prerequisites

The very basics of Swedish / Swedish for International Students 1 (XRU0006)

Recommended prerequisites

Completion methods

Method 1

Evaluation criteria:
Active participation in classroom activities and successful completion of home assignments and exams.
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Parts of the completion methods

Teaching (4 cr)

Participation in teaching
Grading scale:
Pass - fail
English, Swedish
No published teaching