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About Study Course

Department: Language Centre
Credit points / ECTS:1 / 1.5
Course supervisor: Inta Urbanoviča
Study type:Full time
Course level:Bachelor
Target audience:Nursing Science
Language:English, Latvian
Branch of science:Linguistics

Objective

To supplement knowledge of Latvian Standard, to acquire skills of functional styles and using of them in practice, to combine the corrections with theoretical literature.

Prerequisites

To speak Latvian fluently.

Learning outcomes

Knowledge

On completion of the course, the student will know:
- levels of language and their units,
- classification of language units according to standard norms,
- Latvian Standard and the codification process as well as the Latvian opportunities,
- the functional styles of language.

Skills

On completion of the course, the students will be able to:
- classify and analyse errors of language use,
- explain errors according to to the theoretical literature,
- interpret stylistic use of different units of language.

Competence

On completion of the course, the students will be able to find the mistakes of various language levels in the text and to correct them, to tell apart correct and incorrect, appropriate and inappropriate use of language, to combine the corrections with theoretical literature.

Study course planning

Planning period:Year 2020, Autumn semester
Study programmeStudy semesterProgram levelStudy course categoryLecturersSchedule
Nursing Studies5Bachelor’sRequiredInta Urbanoviča
Nursing5Bachelor’sRequiredAija Baibusa
Midwifery7Bachelor’sRequiredInta Urbanoviča
Midwifery7Bachelor’sRequiredInta Urbanoviča