Centre for Languages and Literature

The Joint Faculties of Humanities and Theology | Lund University

Research Perspectives on Second Language Acquisition

SVEB27

Course code: SVEB27
Swedish title: Andraspråksinlärning i ett vetenskapligt perspektiv
ECTS credits: 7.5

Semester:

Study period: autumn 2017
Type of studies: part time, afternoon
Study period: 2017-10-30 – 2018-01-14
Language of instruction: Swedish
Application code: LU-36902

Teachers: Marit Julien

Description

Kursens innehåll

I kursen ges en kort introduktion till vetenskaplig teori och metod, främst med anknytning till språkforskning, samt det vetenskapliga skrivandets karaktäristiska drag. Kännedomen om de genrekrav som gäller för vetenskaplig text uppövas genom att de studerande får granska några vetenskapliga texter vars innehåll anknyter till kursens andra huvudtema, andraspråksinlärning. Nyare forskning om andraspråksinlärning presenteras och diskuteras, med fokus på såväl resultat som hypoteser och metod.

Kursens placering

Studieämnet svenska som andraspråk kan läsas som fristående kurser från grundkurs till kandidatkurs (1–90 hp) och kan utgöra huvudområde i examen på grundnivå (t.ex Filosofie kandidatexamen 180 hp). Kursen ingår även som obligatorisk delkurs i Svenska som andraspråk, kandidatkurs.

Admission Requirements

För tillträde till kursen krävs 60 högskolepoäng i Svenska som andraspråk eller motsvarande kunskaper.

Note!

The course is not open for applications through antagning.se / universityadmissions.se next semester. Please contact the department for more information!

How to apply

Lund University uses a national application system run by University Admissions in Sweden. It is only possible to apply during the application periods: October–January for autumn semester and June–August for spring semester.

Extended application deadline

Sometimes the application deadline is extended for a specific programme or course. In these cases you will find the message "open for late application" by the programme/course information on universityadmissions.se. You apply with the usual application steps. As long as this message is showing, it is possible to apply, but late applications are processed in order of date, so it is still important to apply as soon as possible. Please note that if the programme/course does not have an extended deadline, it is not possible to apply late.

First or Second Admission Round?

All international students are encouraged to apply to the First admission round. This round takes place many months before the start of a semester and gives students the time they need to pay their tuition fees, apply for and receive their residence permit (if required), find housing, etc.

The Second admission round is an alternative for students from EU/EEA countries as they do not need a residence permit. Non-EU/EEA students will most likely not have enough time to obtain their permit before the start of the semester. However, even EU/EEA students are advised to apply during the First admission round, as some programmes can be applied for only in the January round. Also, this provides applicants with an admission decision much earlier, which is helpful in making decisions about their studies.

Tuition Fees

Non-EU/EEA citizens

Citizens of a country outside of the European Union (EU), the European Economic Area (EEA) and Switzerland are required to pay tuition fees. You pay one instalment of the tuition fee in advance of each semester.

Read more about tuition fees, payments and exemptions

EU/EEA citizens and Switzerland

There are no tuition fees for citizens of the European Union (EU), the European Economic Area (EEA) and Switzerland.

Application fee

If you are required to pay tuition fees, you are generally also required to pay an application fee of SEK 900 (approximately EUR 100) when you apply at universityadmissions.se. You pay one application fee regardless of how many programmes or courses you apply to.

Read more about paying the University Admissions in Sweden application fee and exemptions