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Bridging course in spoken and written English

Course
EN1004
7,5 credits (ECTS)
Study pace
50%
Time
Mixed time
Location
Location independent
Study form
Distance
Language
English
Duration
-
Application open
-
Application code
GU-13005

About

The course is aimed at students who wish to achieve language proficiency in English equivalent to IELTS 6.5 and TOEFL 90. The course contains a systematic account of English grammar with continuous exercises in the form of written assignments and provides training in reading and listening comprehension. The students practice summarising orally and in writing, and discussing texts that are complex with regard to content and language in order to prepare for continued university studies in English. Strong emphasis is placed on developing a critical approach to the material studied.

Prerequisites and selection

Requirements

General entry requirements apply with the exception of Swedish and English. The requirement for the subject of English is a completed IELTS Academic test with the result 5.5 (no result on any part must be below 5.0) or the TOEFL iBT test with the result 72 (the result on the written component must be at least 17) or English 5 in the Swedish educational system, or the equivalent.

Selection

Selection is based upon average grade from upper secondary school (34 %), the number of credits from previous university studies (33 %) and Högskoleprovet - Swedish Scholastic Aptitude Test (33 %).

For admission to the summer 2021 and onward the following selection applies: selection is based upon average grade from upper secondary school (34 %), the number of credits from previous university studies, maximum 165 credits (33 %) and Högskoleprovet - Swedish Scholastic Aptitude Test (33 %).

Facilities

Our campus - Humanisten
Address: Renstströmsgatan 6

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