Essays about: "SFI"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 32 essays containing the word SFI.

  1. 1. Lost in Translation? : How health literacy impacts refugees in Sweden

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Teologiska institutionen

    Author : Elsa Bjursén; [2021]
    Keywords : Health literacy; refugees; education; covid-19; coronavirus; pandemic; communication; information campaigns; Sweden;

    Abstract : The covid-19 pandemic has resulted in millions of lost lives, hundreds of millions ill, and an unwelcome interruption in our lives and in the world order. During the pandemic, we have been fed with massive amounts of information and regulations on how to act to reduce the spread of the virus. READ MORE

  2. 2. Refugees’ physical and mental health, after arriving in Sweden: An unfolding process : A Qualitative case study on the dilemmas with refugee facilities

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS)

    Author : Helen Fawaz; [2021]
    Keywords : Refugee facilities; 2015-2016; Physical and Mental health; Sweden; Socioeconomic Integration; Limbo; Refugee crisis; Integration; SFI;

    Abstract : This case study touches on the development of refugees’ mental and physical health from their stays in the refugee facilities during and after the limbo process for a temporary and permanent visa, which in turn affected their socioeconomic integration. Seven refugees and their families that came to Sweden during the refugee crisis in 2015-2016 and were moved to a facility where I worked, were interviewed on how those issues impacted them. READ MORE

  3. 3. APPLICATION OF PROCESSABILITY THEORY TO SFI STUDENTS’ L2 WRITING COMPETENCIES

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för pedagogik och specialpedagogik

    Author : Reyhaneh Tajgardoun; [2020-01-22]
    Keywords : Swedish as a second language; language acquisition; L2 writing; morphology; processability theory;

    Abstract : Aim: The main purpose of this study is to study the written proficiency of SFI students at different morphological learning levels, and their ability to conjugate verbs, nouns, and adjectives using a wordless children book (frog-story). Theory: This study tries to link SFI levels of written proficiency to the levels of Pienemann hierarchy of language learning. READ MORE

  4. 4. Language requirements for Swedish citizenship : Adult language learners' attitudes towards the Swedish language test for immigrants

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Centrum för tvåspråkighetsforskning

    Author : Fredrik Johnsson; [2020]
    Keywords : Language tests; attitudes; investment; ideologies; capital; identity; participatory parity; linguistic citizenship.;

    Abstract : In line with the global trend of increased language requirements for naturalization, the Swedish government decided in 2019 to introduce a language test for citizenship. Drawing on Norton Peirce’s (1995) notion of investment and Fraser’s (2000) definition of participatory parity, this study investigates adult second language learners’ attitudes towards the test and analyzes how investment in language learning and perception of possibilities for participatory parity influence their views. READ MORE

  5. 5. Conception versus Reality : A Case Study of SFI-teachers’ Codeswitching into English

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Engelska institutionen

    Author : Lemon Torsten; [2020]
    Keywords : Codeswitching; Code-Switching; Code Switching; Communicative Language Teaching; Foreign Language Teaching; Teaching Approaches; Teaching Beliefs; Teaching Strategies; Teaching Philosophies; Swedish for Immigrants.;

    Abstract : The fact that people tend to alternate between languages for various communicative purposes seems to increasingly interest researchers all over the world. Thus, the linguistic phenomenon of codeswitching has been given more academic attention in recent years than ever before. READ MORE