Välkommen till kursen Examensarbete för grundlärare 4-6: Engelska med didaktisk inriktning 91-120 hp (distans)

On this page you will find information about your course, course registration and more. Here you will also find your course syllabus and the course timetable.

Course information

This course is a full-time course given between weeks 04-23
Name of course

Examensarbete för grundlärare 4-6: Engelska med didaktisk inriktning 91-120 hp

Course code


Application code

22506 distance


Faculty of Education and Business Studies

Course co-ordinator

Susanne Grees

Tel: 070-3858221

E-mail: susanne.grees@hig.se

Course administration

Monika Karlsson

E-mail: studentsupport@hig.se

Register on your course!

In order to register on your course, you first need to create a user account. Read more about how to activate your user account in our guide, "Five steps to get started".

If you do not register on time, you will lose your place on the course. Please contact your course administrator before the end of the registration period if you are experiencing problems with course registration.

If you are conditionally admitted you are not able to register on the course yourself.

Period for course registration: 13 January - 19 January

About the course

Course syllabus, reading list and timetable

Course syllabus, reading list and timetable

Reading list


Course organisation

Course organisation

Welcome to this course in Diploma work for Teachers F-3 and 4-6, in English! ENA300 and ENA301.
Our names are Jessika Nilsson and Susanne Greés and we will be the course coordinators for this course and we can be contacted on: Jessika.v.nilsson@hig.se , Susanne.grees@hig.se

This course consists of student advising and individual research projects. The course will start in week 4 and there will be an introductory seminar via Zoom on Tuesday Jan. 21, 13.00-15.00, where more information will be given regarding the outline of the structure etc. You will then be assigned an advisor.


It is important that you register on Blackboard which will be our main channel for communication. This is where you will find material about our course such as the time table, instructions, etc. Your instructors will use the e-mail client to send individual messages when necessary. Therefore, check the course Blackboard page and your e-mail regularly.

Secondly, we will meet in a virtual classroom, Zoom. Information on how to access this classroom via a Zoom-link will be posted on Blackboard. For us all to be able to benefit from a good quality of reception it is recommended that you use broadband and not a wireless connection. It is also important that you use a good headset with a microphone instead of the microphone on the computer only. A good camera is also essential for communicative purposes. Unfortunately, iPads and iPhones do not work sufficiently for this activity.

If you need support with any technical issues concerning Blackboard or our virtual classroom, contact the support service through the university website (www.hig.se). Go to Student/Stöd, support och service/It-stöd och support.

The following literature is required:
F-3 students: Bryman, A. (2011). Samhällsvetenskapliga metoder (2., (rev.) uppl.). Malmö: Liber. Sidor: 690. Melin, Lars Schött, Kristina och Strand, Hans (2007). Studentens skrivhandbok. Stockholm: Liber. Sidor: 176, Rienecker, Lotte & Stray Jörgensen, Peter (2002). Att skriva en bra uppsats. Malmö: Liber. Sidor: 349. Optional literature: Språkrådet (2008). Svenska skrivregler. Stockholm: Liber. sidor: 264
Strömquist, Siv (2000). Uppsatshandboken. Råd och regler för utformningen av examensarbeten och vetenskapliga uppsatser. . Hallgren & Fallgren. sidor: 128

4-6 students: Dysthe, Olga; Hertzberg, Froydis; Lokensgard Hoel, Torlaug (2010). Skriva för att lära: Skrivande i högre utbildning. Lund: Studentlitteratur. sidor: 223
Oshima, Alice & Hogue, Ann (2014). Longman Academic Writing Series 4: Paragraphs to Essays. New York: Pearson Education. sidor: 344
Patel, Runa & Davidson Bo (2011). Forskningsmetodikens grunder: att planera, genomföra och rapportera en undersökning. Lund: Studentlitteratur. sidor: 149

Cheating and plagiarizing are serious academic offences, which result in failing the module in question and being reported to the college’s disciplinary commission. To learn about plagiarism and get basic information on how to avoid it, please read the disclaimer posted on Blackboard carefully before the beginning of the course; print it, sign it, make a copy/take a picture, and upload it to Blackboard.


Written exams

Written exams

Registration for exams, including re-takes, is mandatory. You can register for exams via Ladok. You need to register at least ten days before the exam date. If you fail to register you will only be able to sit your exam if there is a n empty place in the exam hall.

If you are a distance study student and want to take your exam off-campus, you need to apply to do so at least three weeks prior to the exam date.

Course evaluation

Course evaluation

After your course has finished you will be sent a we-based course evaluation questionnaire via e-mail. Your participation in the course evaluation is very valuable to us and you comments will help improve and develop the course further. All students registered on the course will receive a report of the course evaluation with all comments compiled.

Service and Support


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Publicerad av: Patrik Möllhagen Sidansvarig: Maria Strand Sidan uppdaterades: 2020-03-09
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