German grammar and translation

7.5 hp

Grammar: In this course, the students develop knowledge of written and spoken German, and learn to produce as correct and varied language as possible. German language structure and developments in modern German are discussed, and linguistic theories are introduced. Translation: In this course the students practise translating Swedish texts into German. German morphology, syntax, phraseology and vocabulary are discussed. Grammatik: Die Studierenden erwerben Kenntnisse über die deutsche geschriebene und gesprochene Sprache und lernen, eine möglichst korrekte und variierte Sprache zu produzieren. Im Kurs werden Entwicklungstendenzen im heutigen Deutsch aufgegriffen und sprachwissenschaftliche Fragestellungen diskutiert. Darüber hinaus wird eine Einführung in sprachwissenschaftliche Theorien gegeben. Übersetzung: Im Kurs wird geübt, schwedische Texte ins Deutsche zu übersetzen. Deutsche Morphologie, Syntax, Phrasen und Vokabular werden aufgegriffen.

Växjö

Växjö is a modern city with more than 80,000 inhabitants. The city has been declared "the Greenest City in Europe" because of its focus on environmentally sound solutions and the environmental programs implemented.

Being a student in Växjö you have easy access to everything – the city centre, the woods and the lakes. The pedestrian path from campus around Lake Växjösjön reaches almost all the way to the city centre and is perfect for jogging or taking long walks.

Campus Växjö is modeled along the lines of an American campus university and is the natural meeting place for students in Växjö. Campus is always bustling with life, and students move between lecture rooms, the University Library and the restaurants, pubs and outdoor recreational areas.

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