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English A, Cultural Studies and Academic Writing

  • Number of credits 7.5 Credits
  • Level Bachelor's level
  • Starting Autumn Term 2019

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. The teaching consists of a twice-weekly two-hour lesson throughout most of the term.

Application and eligibility

English A, Cultural Studies and Academic Writing, 7.5 hp

Det finns inga tidigare terminer för kursen Autumn Term 2019 Visa tillfällen för efterkommande termin

Starts

2 September 2019

Ends

19 January 2020

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-14109

Application

Application deadline was 15 April 2019. The application period is closed.

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