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Introduction to Academic Studies in English

Bachelor's level | 7.5 credits | Course code: EN1003
Spring 2020
50% Evening
Period: 20 January 2020 - 25 March 2020
Comments: Please note that the end date of the course, the pace and the study period has been changed.
2) Only EU/EEA citizens and students with approved residence permit in Sweden can apply

About the Course

The course is based on research in ESP (English for Specific Purposes) and prepares the students for further studies in English as well as for studies in other subjects where teaching and/or examination is in English. The written parts focus on professional English, critical reading and writing, argumentation, linguistic correctness and other stylistic aspects. The spoken parts focus on developing the students’ abilities to communicate clearly and correctly in an academic context. The course takes a hands-on approach.

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Requirements and Selection

Requirements: General entrance requirements for university studies and the Swedish upper secondary course English B/English 6 or equivalent.

Selection: Selection is based upon average grade from upper secondary school (34 %), the number of credits from previous university studies (33 %) and Högskoleprovet - Swedish Scholastic Aptitude Test (33 %)

Tuition Fee

Application fee: 900 SEK
Full course cost: 10 502 SEK
First payment: 10 502 SEK

EU/EEA citizens, Swedish residence permit holders and exchange students do not pay fees. More information on:

Study Guidance

E-mail:, Phone: 031-786 1795


Department of Languages & Literatures
Box 200
40530 Göteborg
Visiting address: Lundgrensgatan 1B

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