Course EN1136

English for Academic Purposes: Pronunciation of English as an International Language

7.5 Credits
First Cycle

Starts week 35, 2021

On completion of this course students should be able to:
  • demonstrate the ability to read the symbols of the International Phonetic Alphabet used to represent the sounds of the English language
  • distinguish between the different sounds of English vowels and consonants and pronounce them with a degree of accuracy sufficient for intelligibility in an international context
  • understand and effectively apply appropriate stress patterns in English words and sentences
  • produce continuous speech that is easily understood by proficient speakers of English with different linguistic backgrounds than one‘s own
  • demonstrate awareness of variations in English as both a first language and an international language
  • describe the process through which linguistic variation occurs
  • identify their own problem areas with regard to the pronunciation of English and show an ability to improve their own pronunciation.
Starts and ends:
wk35, 2021 - wk2, 2022
Study Rate:
25%
Location:
Falun
Time of Day:
Day
Teaching form:
Normal
Language:
English
Other:
C: Course only offered as part of course package.
Entry Qualifications:
  • English A/5 (IELTS 5.5) or equivalent knowledge. No knowledge of Swedish is required
Application Code:
HDA-H38C2
Included in course package:
Tuition Fee
First Tuition Fee Installment:
10,875 SEK
Total Tuition Fee:
10,875 SEK
EU/EEA Citizens or exchange students are not required to pay fees.
Information on application and tuition fees: www.universityadmissions.se.
Literature List

Literature lists are published at the latest one month ahead of the course start date.

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Starts week 3, 2022

On completion of this course students should be able to:
  • demonstrate the ability to read the symbols of the International Phonetic Alphabet used to represent the sounds of the English language
  • distinguish between the different sounds of English vowels and consonants and pronounce them with a degree of accuracy sufficient for intelligibility in an international context
  • understand and effectively apply appropriate stress patterns in English words and sentences
  • produce continuous speech that is easily understood by proficient speakers of English with different linguistic backgrounds than one‘s own
  • demonstrate awareness of variations in English as both a first language and an international language
  • describe the process through which linguistic variation occurs
  • identify their own problem areas with regard to the pronunciation of English and show an ability to improve their own pronunciation.
Starts and ends:
wk3, 2022 - wk22, 2022
Study Rate:
25%
Location:
Flexible (Falun)
Time of Day:
Day
Teaching form:
Distance
Language:
English
Other:
C: Course only offered as part of course package.
Entry Qualifications:
  • English A/5 (IELTS 5.5) or equivalent knowledge. No knowledge of Swedish is required
Application Code:
HDA-V3A8U
Included in course package:
Online Education
Compulsory meetings:
0 physical
10 online
Computer Skills:

Surf on the Internet, read and send emails, use a word-processing programme (e.g. Word). Connect a camera and headphones to the computer and install a programme using instructions.

Computer Capacity:

Access to a computer (Not a mini pc, tablet or similar) that is not older than three years (or equivalent) and broadband connection, at least 1 Mbit/s (not mobile broadband, because mobile broadband can vary considerably in speed).

Means of Education:

Higher rate of web-based communication where our learning platform (Learn) is a natural element of the course. Web-based meetings with sound and image where simple presentations can be held. Lectures can be broadcast live or can alternatively be made available afterwards online.

Tuition Fee
First Tuition Fee Installment:
10,875 SEK
Total Tuition Fee:
10,875 SEK
EU/EEA Citizens or exchange students are not required to pay fees.
Information on application and tuition fees: www.universityadmissions.se.
Literature List

Literature lists are published at the latest one month ahead of the course start date.

To Literature List
Can we help you?

Ask us about studying at Dalarna
support@du.se
+46 23-77 88 88

Course Coordinator