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LSA Course Guide Search Results: UG, GR, Fall 2007, Dept = SCAND
 
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Title
Section
Instructor
Term
Credits
Requirements
SCAND 103 — Elementary Swedish
Section 001, REC

Instructor: Gull,Maria E

FA 2007
Credits: 4

Credit Exclusions: No credit granted to those who have completed or are enrolled in SCAND 100.

For students with little or no previous knowledge of Swedish, this course provides a basic introduction to Swedish vocabulary and grammar, with the emphasis placed on developing communicative skills. Extensive practice in listening, speaking, reading, and writing. The students will be evaluated on the basis of class participation, assignments, and tests. The teacher is a native speaker from Sweden.

SCAND 233 — Second-Year Swedish
Section 001, REC

Instructor: Eriksson,Johanna Ulrika

FA 2007
Credits: 4

This course covers the material of a second-year course in Swedish language. The emphasis is on speaking, writing, reading, and listening skills. Readings are selected (for oral and written commentary) from contemporary Swedish literature, such as fiction, lyrics, news articles, etc.

All instruction will be in Swedish and tests and examinations will be given at regular intervals. Grades will be determined on the basis of class participation and tests. Students needing SCAND 103 and 104 (or the equivalent) for entry into this course can meet the prerequisite by passing an examination given by the instructor. The instructor is a native speaker from Sweden.

Advisory Prerequisite: SCAND 104 or 100.

SCAND 305 — Conversation Practice
Section 001, REC

Instructor: Eriksson,Johanna Ulrika

FA 2007
Credits: 1

For students who have completed SCAND 234 and would like more practice in 'everyday conversation' in Swedish. Role games, table topics, and other communicative activities. Grades based on classroom participation.

Advisory Prerequisite: SCAND 234.

SCAND 331 — Introduction to Scandinavian Civilization
Section 001, LEC

Instructor: Eriksson,Johanna Ulrika

FA 2007
Credits: 3
Reqs: HU
Other: WorldLit

A survey of the artistic, intellectual, political, social, and literary traditions of Scandinavia from the Viking Age to the present.

SCAND 349 — Independent Study
Section 001, IND

FA 2007
Credits: 2 — 4
Other: INDEPENDENT

This course serves the needs of students who wish to develop special topics not offered in the Scandinavian Studies curriculum. It may be a program of directed readings with reports, or it may be a research project and long paper. Either must be supervised by a faculty member, and the student must have the faculty member's agreement before electing the course. This course is also used by concentrators for developing preliminary research and a prospectus for the senior thesis.

Advisory Prerequisite: Permission of instructor.

SCAND 351 — Practice in Business Swedish
Section 001, IND

FA 2007
Credits: 3
Other: Expr

This course offers students an opportunity to receive credit for an eight-week summer internship in a Scandinavian country. During the following academic term, the student completes and turns in a report written in Swedish. The students also give a presentation in the second-year language classes.

Advisory Prerequisite: SCAND 234, plus internship in a Scandinavian country.

SCAND 375 — Celtic and Nordic Mythology
Section 001, LEC

FA 2007
Credits: 3
Other: WorldLit

A study of the Celtic and Nordic cycles of myths and sagas, including the Nibelungenlied, Tristan and Isolde cycles, the Irish Tain, the Welsh Mabinogi, the Scandinavian Edda and some of the literature based on these cycles.

SCAND 405 — Conversation Practice
Section 001, REC

Instructor: Eriksson,Johanna Ulrika

FA 2007
Credits: 1

For students who have completed SCAND 349 who would like to discuss current events and academic topics in Swedish at an advanced level. Grades based on classroom participation.

Advisory Prerequisite: SCAND 305.

 
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