German grammar and translation

7.5 credits

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.

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Just south of Växjö’s city centre you will find Linnaeus University’s campus. In Växjö, many students choose to live on campus.

Here you will have five minutes’ walking distance to friends, restaurants, lecture rooms, gym, grocery store, the University Library, nature trails, and student pubs. If you live in another part of Växjö, you can quickly get to the university by bus or bicycle.

With its 90 000 inhabitants, Växjö is one of the fastest growing cities in Sweden. Here you will find the famous Småland entrepreneurship spirit and a lot of companies, for instance within the IT industry – perfect for when you are looking for an internship position or a job. Växjö is also one of Europe’s greenest cities where you have easy access to nature, forest and lakes.

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