Essays about: "sfi"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 28 essays containing the word sfi.

  1. 1. 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 atdifferent 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 Pienemannhierarchy of language learning. READ MORE

  2. 2. 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

  3. 3. 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

  4. 4. Ethnic Discrimination : A Study on Swedish Municipalities

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi och statistik (NS); Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi och statistik (NS)

    Author : Aaron Åberg; Måns Boström; [2020]
    Keywords : Ethnic discrimination; correspondence test; public authorities;

    Abstract : This paper analyzes whether there are differences in treatment for Western-Balkan and Arabic sounding names when requesting information about the Swedish for Immigrants (SFI) program by Swedish municipalities. To answer this question, a correspondence test was conducted in which all 290 municipalities in Sweden were contacted via emails from two fictitious inquirers. READ MORE

  5. 5. Alien Octopodes: Öyvind Fahlström's Du gamla, Du fria, and the Institutional Practice of Swedish Experimental Feature Films

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Filmvetenskap

    Author : Oskar Nilsson; [2019]
    Keywords : Öyvind Fahlström; Du gamla; Du fria; Provocation; Peter Kylberg; JAG; Michael Meschke; Skärseld; Rune Hagberg; …och efter skymning kommer mörker; Carl Gyllenberg; Som i drömmar; Peter Weiss; Hägringen; The Swedish Film Institute; avant-garde film; experimental film; Swedish experimental features; Languages and Literatures;

    Abstract : The aim of this master’s thesis is to investigate the discursive networks and production contexts of the rare and insular phenomena of Swedish experimental features. As a point of departure, the tentative and limited filmography of Swedish artist Öyvind Fahlström is expanded upon, as the thesis present a unique case study on his first and only feature film Du gamla, Du fria (“Provocation”, 1972). READ MORE