For intermediate to advanced students of Swedish, this course introduces grammar that is both complex and colloquial, with a focus on using targeted grammar in conversation and discussion. Topics covered include Swedish culture and life, work/professional situations, faith and traditions, and societal rules. In addition, the course introduces Swedish literature in the form of prose and poetry by well-known Swedish literary figures. Over the course of the semester, the class will read and discuss a novel.

To request additional information, attend an information session, or register, contact NYU’s Department of Foreign Languages, Translation, and Interpreting, 212-998-7030, or visit

Language Courses at Scandinavia House

The Department of Foreign Languages, Translation, and Interpreting (FLTI) at New York University’s School of Professional Studies brings language learning to life at Scandinavia House. Broaden your knowledge of Scandinavia and deepen your passion for its culture by learning one of the five Nordic languages.

A national leader in adult foreign language instruction, FLTI offers courses in more than 25 languages, including Danish, Norwegian, and Swedish; Finnish and Icelandic courses are offered upon request. Led by native speakers experienced in adult language instruction, levels of learning range from beginner to advanced.

Should there be a demand, higher levels of proficiency and special sections of language instruction are available, with private and small group instruction also a possibility.

Courses at Scandinavia House are offered on a semester basis. Introductory courses for novices begin each fall, with a range of levels available during the fall and spring semesters.



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THU—SEP 19, 2019 THROUGH THU—DEC 12, 2019
THURSDAYS—6:50–8:45 PM

No classes during Thanksgiving recess, 11/27 – 11/29.