Swedish/Scandinavian Languages 2022/2023
List of courses.
List of courses in Swedish/Scandinavian Languages.
Bachelor's level, basic courses
Bachelor's level, continuing courses
- Conversation Analysis, 7.5 credits
- Functional Danish, 7.5 credits
- Grammar in Theory and Practice, 7.5 credits
- Grammar, Text and Meaning, 7.5 credits
- Icelandic 2, 7.5 credits
- Icelandic 3, 7.5 credits
- Language Usage and Planning, 7.5 credits
- Linguistic Contrast and Continuity in the North, 7.5 credits
- Older Swedish Texts, 7.5 credits
- Old Icelandic, 7.5 credits
- Scandinavian Languages B, 30 credits
- Swedish Language B, 30 credits
- Swedish/Scandinavian Languages C, 30 credits
- Textual Analysis in Theory and Practice, 7.5 credits
Master's level courses
- Academic Writing in Swedish, 7.5 credits
- Advanced Old Icelandic, 7.5 credits
- Conversation Analysis (Master's Level), 7.5 credits
- Grammar and Phonology, 7.5 credits
- Language Policy, 7.5 credits
- Literacy from an L2 Perspective, 7.5 credits
- Practice-Related Language Research, 7.5 credits
- Presenting Scholarly Work to a General Audience, 7.5 credits
- Scandinavian Language Community Before and Now, 7.5 credits
- Sociolinguistic Research Fields, 7.5 credits
- Theory and Method for Studies of Scandinavian Languages, 7.5 credits
- The Variation of Swedish, 7.5 credits
About the Subject
The study of the Swedish Language and other Scandinavian Languages includes a wide range of research fields: from conversation analysis to rune studies, from language and gender to onomastics and dialectology. Also other Scandinavian languages are part of the course curriculum.
In the first-cycle courses of The Swedish Language and Scandinavian Languages you acquire knowledge of Swedish grammar, the impact of the Swedish language in society, and its history. The Swedish Language profile has courses in Text Analysis and in Writing and Speech. You develop good communicative skills. In The Scandinavian Languages profile you acquire knowledge of Danish, Icelandic and Norwegian.
Alongside the regular A-C course track, we offer courses for specific purposes, for example Professional Writing.
The Department of Scandinavian Languages has a Master's programme in Swedish and a postgraduate education with doctoral courses.