Course GEN2VD

Introduction to Academic English

6 Credits
First Cycle

Starts week 35, 2023

On completion of the course, students will be able to:

  • analyse the distinguishing features of different types of academic texts in English studies, particularly in linguistics and literary studies
  • explain key differences and similarities regarding the discursive and rhetorical strategies typical of different specialisations in English studies
  • produce a selection of common oral and written academic texts, while keeping with the conventions of academic English
  • review the work of other students as well as their own work according to the conventions of academic English.
Starts and ends:
week 35, 2023 - week 2, 2024
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Teaching form:
C: Course only offered as part of course package.
Entry Qualifications :
  • General entry requirements and English 6. No knowledge of Swedish is required
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Tuition Fee
First Tuition Fee Installment:
8,700 SEK
Total Tuition Fee:
8,700 SEK
EU/EEA Citizens or exchange students are not required to pay fees.
Information on application and tuition fees:
Closed for late application
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