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SWED 102

First-Year Swedish

Language Studies College of Humanities

Course Description

Basic language skills. Includes International Cinema.

When Taught

Winter

Grade Rule

Grade Rule 8: A, B, C, D, E, I (Standard grade rule)

Min

4

Fixed

4

Fixed

5

Fixed

1.5

Title

Culture

Learning Outcome

Students will display appropriate awareness of everyday culture in Swedish-speaking countries.

Title

Speaking

Learning Outcome

Students will be able to speak Swedish well enough to satisfy immediate needs. (They will learn to communicate in basic social situations, meet routine travel needs, carry out simple transactions, and talk about a variety of topics of common interest in present, past, and future times.)

Title

Language Learning Outcomes

Learning Outcome

Students will develop strategies to help them derive meaning from a wide variety of authentic language texts.

Title

Comprehension

Learning Outcome

Students will be able to comprehend Swedish as they hear and read authentic language relating to familiar topics.

Title

Writing

Learning Outcome

Students will be able to write short messages and well-articulated sentences in Swedish on familiar topics.