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.
Linnaeus University’s campus is located roughly 15 minutes with bicycle from the city centre. Campus is like a small society in its own right, with the university, student accommodation and student life all in one place. Everything happens on campus – here you become part of a creative knowledge environment and an eventful student life.
What will you find when exploring Växjö? There is a great selection of restaurants and cosy cafés. There is a large lake in the city centre, beautiful nature is always nearby. Many students enjoy the combination of the city centre in Växjö and life on campus. This is where your dream of the future begins!