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SCANDANAVIAN LANGUAGE

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SN 1001
SCANDINAVIAN LANGUAGE 1
CREDIT POINTS 15

Course Co-ordinator: Dr T Wills

Pre-requisite(s): None.

Note(s): Please note, this course is designed for beginners to Scandinavian Languages and is not available to native speakers.

This course will be available as part of a Sustained Study programme in Scandinavian language.

This intensive language course aims to introduce the fundamentals of the grammar and a basic working vocabulary of a Scandinavian language, currently Swedish, and to give extensive practice in reading, writing, listening and speaking. Students will learn to interact in both dialogues and written language, and also get some cultural insight. The course is designed to give students a sound foundation in the language, enabling them to progress to SN 1501 and thereafter to level 2.

3 one-hour written language classes, 1 one-hour oral class per week.

1st Attempt: 1 two-hour written examination (80%) and in-course assessment: 4 linguistic exercises (20%).

Resit: 1 two-hour written examination (100%).