Course

Course code: SVEM24
Swedish title: Svenska: Ordbildningsteori
ECTS credits: 7.5
Programme affiliation: Part of Master's Programme in Language and Linguistics

NB! The course is not given this semester. The information below was about spring semester 2012.

Study period: spring semester 2012
Type of studies: part time, 50 %, afternoon
Study period: 2012-01-16 – 2012-03-25
Language of instruction: English
Application code: LU-77112
Eligibility: 60 ECTS in any language subject or linguistics including a course at foundation level in grammar.

Teachers: Gunlög Josefsson

Description

The course discusses word formation from a traditional perspective and also introduces various recent theories in word formation which are concerned with the relationship between word formation and syntax. Word formation in Swedish and other Germanic languages is focused on, but the spectrum is also widened to include word formation in languages in general. In addition, word formation from the perspective of language acquisition is discussed. A large part of the course is spent discussing and analysing problematical examples. The student is expected to carry out a short scholarly study.

Admission Requirements

För tillträde till kursen krävs genomgången kurs på grundnivå som innefattar grammatik.

To be eligible for the course requires the completion of a course at foundation level, which includes grammar.

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

Swedish

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