Swedish beginners: module 1
Time: 18:30 - 20:00
Please note: we are offering an online Swedish taster class in December : A Festive taste of Swedish (course code LXNOR1) if you would like to try out Swedish before you enrol.
This course will be delivered online. See the ‘What is the course about?’ section in course details for more information.
Course Code: LSV01
Please choose a course date
Duration: 12 sessions (over 12 weeks)
What is the course about?
This course is to enable you to learn basic Swedish, but also to discover some of the cultural aspect of Sweden.
This is a live online course. You will need:
- Internet connection. The classes work best with Chrome.
- A computer with microphone and camera is best (e.g. a PC/laptop/iMac/MacBook), or a tablet/iPad/smart phone/iPhone if you don't have a computer.
We will contact you with joining instructions before your course starts.
What will we cover?
You will learn vocabulary and basic Swedish structures covering: introducing oneself, personal information, talking about daily routines, work and professions.
What will I achieve?
By the end of this course you should be able to...
- introduce yourself
- spell words
- count up to 100
- ask and give basic personal information
- tell the time
- talk simply about your routine
- talk about work and professions
- subject and object pronouns
- word order in questions and statements
- verbs in present tense, infinitive and imperative.
What level is the course and do I need any particular skills?
Suitable for complete beginners.
How will I be taught, and will there be any work outside the class?
Our courses are characterised by spoken interaction and communication. Typical activities include pair work, group work, role plays and games. A range of resources will be used to support your learning including presentations, hand-outs, and audio-visual material.
Homework is highly recommended to consolidate learning.
Are there any other costs? Is there anything I need to bring?
Please bring the two books Rivstart A1+A2 (exercise book and textbook) to the first lesson.
You can buy the books from, amazon, Grant and Cutler https://www.grantandcutler.com/book/453019
or directly from the publisher:
When I've finished, what course can I do next?
You can carry on studying Swedish by joining Swedish 1:module 2 in April.