The course furthers students' proficiency in the English language and gives a good theoretical and practical basis for teaching English to pupils in the early school years (K-6). Young learners' language, ICT in the classroom, cross-curricular studies, academic writing & oral presentations, assessment and grading as well as children's literature are areas that are covered in the course.
1EN130 is open for exchange students from Linnaeus university partner institutions, and the students study together with Swedish students on the primary school teacher training programme. Modules within the course can be exchanged to school practice periods in a Swedish primary school. Students who are interested in this option should contact the contact person for the course at the same time as they apply for it.
Roughly 15 minutes with a bike from the city centre, you will find Linnaeus University’s campus. It is like a small society with the university, student accommodation, and student life. Here you become part of a creative knowledge environment.
What will you come across on an excursion in Växjö – the city of contrasts? You will find good restaurants, a celebrated hockey team, and cozy cafés where you can enjoy a latte with lingonberry flavour. In Växjö, beautiful nature is always just around the corner; the city is surrounded by lakes and forests. Students like the combination of the city centre and the active student life on campus. Your dream of the future starts here!