Course name Swedish for beginners 1
Course date 01.06.2023 - 31.08.2023
Institution HUMAK University of Applied Sciences
Course language English
Credits 5 ECTS credit

Field 4everyone HUB, Languages and Communication HUB
Teacher Taru Kemiläinen
Available for open UAS Chargeable
Level Bachelor

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Enrolment period 13.03.2023 - 09.05.2023
OPEN UAS Enrolment
Course enrolment info

Swedish for beginners 1

01.06.2023 - 31.08.2023

Course description

Students familiarise themselves with the most common Swedish phrases and learn basic vocabulary and grammar to be able to manage everyday situations in Swedish. The course establishes the foundation for studying the Swedish language.

The course is a complete beginner’s course in Swedish offered online at the students own pace. It covers interactive, both oral and written activities and small assignments.

Intended learning outcomes


  • identify and understand simple and short Swedish words and sentences spoken at a tranquil pace.
  • identify and understand simple and short words and sentences in written Swedish.
  • are able to produce a moderate number of simple and short words and sentences in both spoken and written Swedish.
  • manage simple discussions and everyday situations in Swedish.


No earlier Swedish studies required. The course is suitable for anyone interested in learning the basics of Swedish.

Assessment criteria

approved / not complete

Assessment is based on the final exam. Prior to taking the exam, the students have to have completed all course assignments.

Course way of working and time table

Self-paced online course, meaning that you can participate in the course from any location at any time within the study period. The course includes various types of Individual assignments, both written and oral, including short text and video production.

Course enrolment info

See instructions for CampusOnline students in Humak’s Student’s Guide.

Please enroll on time, since no new registrations are processed after the enrollment period ends.