Swedish for beginners 1, 5 op/ECTS, summer

Studies Open UAS
Method of instruction Online course
Language of instruction English
Study period 01.06.2022 – 31.07.2022
Schedule Self-paced online course
Registration deadline 22.05.2022 klo 23:59:00
Contact person Taru Kemiläinen (firstname.lastname@humak.fi)


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.

No earlier Swedish studies required. 

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.