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Ralitsa E Lazarova
SWED 102
Seattle Campus

Elementary Swedish

Fundamentals of oral and written Swedish. Second in a sequence of three.

Class description

This course is a continuation of Swedish 101. The goal of this course is to continue your introduction to Swedish as it is used in everyday contexts. You will be able to talk about yourself, your family and your home, describe people and objects, talk about events that occurred in the past and discuss topics such as food, professions and education, plans for the future etc.

Student learning goals

General method of instruction

The course will be taught in a communicative way. In other words, in-class activities and homework will focus on speaking, reading, writing, and listening skills and will incorporate cultural information. Authentic materials will be used whenever possible. Class will be conducted almost exclusively in Swedish.

Recommended preparation

Your attendance and participation are essential to being successful. You will be expected to attend class regularly, prepare for class daily, and speak as much Swedish as possible.

Class assignments and grading

Periodical tests and quizzes, homework assignments, praticipation in in-class activities


The information above is intended to be helpful in choosing courses. Because the instructor may further develop his/her plans for this course, its characteristics are subject to change without notice. In most cases, the official course syllabus will be distributed on the first day of class.
Last Update by Ralitsa E Lazarova
Date: 12/14/2006