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English A, Cultural Studies and Academic Writing

  • Number of credits 7.5 Credits
  • Level Bachelor's level
  • Starting Spring Term 2021

Admitted to the course

Here you will find everything you need to know before the course starts.

About the course

The cultural studies-section of this course focuses on life and cultures in English-speaking countries, in particular Great Britain and the USA. In addition to providing a grounding in these areas, the course aims to develop the students' oral proficiency and their ability to understand and describe cultural values and attitudes. The academic writing-section aims to develop the students' awareness of the function of texts in various contexts through process writing, as well as improve their writing proficiency.

Application and eligibility

English A, Cultural Studies and Academic Writing, 7.5 hp

Visa tillfällen för föregående termin Spring Term 2021 Det finns inga senare terminer för kursen

Starts

18 January 2021

Ends

6 June 2021

Study location

Umeå

Language

English

Type of studies

Daytime, 25%

Required Knowledge

Proficiency in English equivalent to Swedish Upper Secondary course English 6/English Course B. Knowledge of Swedish is not required.

Selection

Results-National university aptitude test-Academic credits

Application code

UMU-14139

Application

The online application opens 15 September 2020 at 13:00 CET. Application deadline is 15 October 2020.

Application and Tuition fees

As a citizen of a country outside the European Union (EU), the European Economic Area (EEA) or Switzerland, you are required to pay application and tuition fees for studies at Umeå University.

Application fee

SEK900

Tuition fee, first instalment

SEK11,625

Total fee

SEK11,625

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Course is given by
Department of Language Studies