Learn Swedish

As a student from a foreign country you probably want to learn about the Swedish language, culture and society. We offer you the course Swedish Language, Swedish for foreign students I during the autumn semester of 2018. The courses aim at providing an introduction to Swedish language and literature, as well as to the Swedish culture and society.

The course

The courses focus on oral proficiency and are designed to help the students acquire basic proficiency in Swedish. The aim is that the student should be able to use Swedish in everyday situations. During the course, we will also focus on the culture and society so the student will acquire a basic knowledge about Sweden.

We offer the courses on two campuses:  Sundsvall and Östersund. 

Teaching comprises for example lectures, lessons, group exercises. At the end of the course, there will be exams and the oral proficiency will be continuously assessed during the lessons.


The course is intended for international students studying at Mid Sweden University. International students registered on a course/programme at Mid Sweden University can apply for the courses. Students apply through an online web form during the first week of the semester. Exchange student that already have the both courses on their Learning Agreement do not have to apply again.

The application for autumn term 2018 is open until 11 september 2018.

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If you like to know more about the options to study Swedish language, visit our website "Other ways to learn Swedish".