The course is included in these curricula and study modules


General studies

Teaching language


Type of course


Cycle/level of course


Recommended year of study


Total number of ECTS

3 cr

Competency aims

Training oral and written skills related to
occupational therapy studies and future
professional field

Learning outcomes

At the end of the course the student is expected
to have sufficient command of vocabulary in both
general and professional areas to present
professional subjects in correct and appropriate
language, and to be able to write professional
documents necessary in performing the tasks
related to studies and future professional needs.

Course contents

Oral skills in Finnish, e.g. presentation and
Work application in Finnish.

Prerequisites and co-requisites

Finnish as second domestic language for the native
Swedish speakers.

Study activities

  • Lectures - 22 hours
  • Individual- and group instruction - 3 hours
  • Practical exercises - 10 hours
  • Individual studies - 40 hours
  • - 6 hours


  • Total workload of the course: 81 hours
  • Of which autonomous studies: 81 hours
  • Of which scheduled studies: 0 hours

Mode of Delivery

Participation in tuition

Assessment methods

  • Exams (written-, oral-, home-)
  • Essays, reports, productions and portfolio
  • Oral tests Feb 29th or March 7th.

Assessment requirements

To pass the course the student should pass the
following parts:
Oral presentations 30 points
Power Point or other elucidation 10 points
Written assignments 20 points
Written exam 20 points
Oral test 70 points


  • Herva Marja
  • Stenbäck Pernilla


Herva Marja

Group size

No limit

Assignments valid until

Until date 2017-05-31

Assessment methods

  • 2017-02-22 - Exams
  • 2017-02-01 - Reports and productions
  • 2016-02-29 - Other assignments

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