Swedish Intermediate Consolidation 2 (B1)

This course is for students who have completed Swedish Intermediate Consolidation 1, or an equivalent program. It is open to anyone who wants to develop their language skills. Students will further develop basic skills to use in conversation, reading, listening and writing whilst also learning about Swedish culture. This course is also designed for people working in the local tourist industry who wish to improve their customer service to Swedish tourists.


DELIVERY MODE
This class will be delivered online via the online platform Zoom. 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. This course requires students to have an email, a reliable internet connection, a microphone/speakers and access to a tablet, smartphone or computer. Please note that WEA Sydney is unable to provide any technical support for students' personal equipment.


TEXTBOOK

  • Rivstart B1+B2, (2014) 2nd edition, Scherrer & Lindemalm, Textbook, Chapters 14 to 15


COURSE OUTLINE
Chapter 14 – Consumer Rules & Complaints, Pessimists & Optimists

  • Which personality are you?
  • Office chaos
  • Faulty
  • Consumer rules
  • Pessimist or Optimist?
  • Learn from the pessimists
  • Abstracts
  • Emphatic re-writing
  • Transitive & Intransitive Verbs


Chapter 15 – To Network and Seek Employment

  • Employment Seeking & Networking
  • Hidden Jobs
  • "Elevator Pitch"
  • Apply for advertised jobs
  • Write a CV
  • Write an application/personal letter
  • Job interview
  • Employment Letters
  • Adjectives and Participles as Nouns
  • Demonstrative Pronouns
  • Presens Perfect or Preteritum Perfect without "har or "hade


IMPORTANT: 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.


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


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

This course is for students who have completed Swedish Intermediate Consolidation 1, or an equivalent program. It is open to anyone who wants to develop their language skills. Students will further

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21 Jul

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