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An Introduction to Swedish: Sophie Atkins

"This course is aimed at absolute beginners. We will focus on basic spoken and written Swedish. We will use excerpts from text books as well as audio visual material. You will gain language knowledge to get you by on holiday, or for picking up lines from your favourite Scandi drama. As well as this you will get an introdction into swedish culture, traditions and customs."

Tutor: Sophie Atkins

"Sophie Atkins graduated in Combined Languages (German, Swedish & Dutch) from the University of Hull in 2005. After teaching English in Austria for the British Council she went on to study an MA in Arts and Cultural Heritage Management, Policy and Education in Maastricht, The Netherlands and subsequently worked in various arts organisations. She lived and worked in Stockholm for 7 years where she qualified as a specialist craft tutor in 2014. Sophie currently works as an artist and illustrator and runs the drawing group Beds Urban Sketchers."