Swedish Beginners 3 - Online (A1)

This course is for students who have completed Swedish Beginners 2 and/or Beginners 3, or an equivalent program. You will further develop basic skills to use in conversation, reading, listening and writing whilst also learning about Swedish culture.

This class will be delivered online via the online platform Zoom. Enrolling students need to ensure they have an email, a reliable internet connection, microphone/speakers and access to a tablet, smartphone or computer. Classes will consist of a minimum of 1.5 hours virtual class time, together with 30 minutes worth of work to be completed independently. You will be able to contact your tutor by email or phone to ask for guidance and feedback on this work. In addition tutors may set additional homework.

TEXTBOOK

  • Rivstart A1-A2 (2014), Scherrer & Lindemalm, Chapters 8-10.

CLASS PLAN

Nine Sessions that aim to build general basic comprehension and communication skills in elementary Swedish.

CONTENT

Conversational Swedish and an introduction to cultural practices, with a focus on clear explanation of basic language principles.

Chapter 8

  • Tourism
  • Weather
  • Months
  • Dates and planning
  • Verb: perfect
  • Perfect or past tense
  • Numbers: ordinal
  • Position of adverbs

Chapter 9

  • Means of transport
  • Road descriptions
  • Time prepositions

Chapter 10

  • Facts about Sweden
  • Special things for Sweden
  • Geography
  • Positive and negative responses

PLANNED LEARNING OUTCOMES

By the end of this course, students should be able to:

  1. Speak clearly and be understood in basic Swedish, in particular to give direction and instructions to Swedish tourists.
  2. Increase the skills, language and attitudes required for continued study of Swedish.
  3. Demonstrate the skills, language and attitudes required for further study of Swedish.

TEXTBOOK SUPPLIER

Abbey's Language Book Centre, 131 York Street Sydney, Ph: 9267 1397 | www.languagebooks.com.au

Please note that textbook cost is not included in the course fee. In the event of a course being cancelled WEA cannot be held responsible for the purchase of any textbooks. We therefore suggest you purchase your textbooks closer to the time of the course commencing.

LANGUAGE CLASS TRANSFER POLICY

If you are a new WEA Student and enrol into a language class and subsequently find that you are at the wrong level (whether too high or too low), you are permitted to transfer into another more suitable class at no additional cost, provided that the request is made within the first two classes and is in writing from your tutor directly to the Education Manager. After that point, an administration fee of $30 will apply.

$275 Limited / $248

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22 Apr

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