The course is included in these curricula and study modules

  • It 2001 - 2004 - Foreign languages
  • Manufacturing automation 2001 - 2004 - Foreign languages
  • Polymer tecnology 2001 - 2004 - Foreign languages


Professional studies

Teaching language


Type of course


Recommended year of study


Total number of ECTS

4 cr

Competency aims

To give the student a basic knowledge of German and the ability to manage in simple everyday and professional situations

Learning outcomes

At the end of the course the student is expected to be able to
- know the basic principles of German pronunciation
- ask and answer simple questions about himself/herself and his/her family
- know the basics of German grammar
- understand the main points of spoken German when the topics are familiar
- know different time expressions
- communicate in simple café and restaurant situations
- discuss simple work routines

Course contents

Communication in everyday situations, intercultural aspects, grammar structures

Prerequisites and co-requisites

German Beginners' course, part 1

Recommended or required reading

Eva Kauppi, Heli Simon; Fahrplan 1 (Tekstit ja sanastot / kielioppi ja harjoitukset)

Study activities

  • Lectures - 30 hours
  • Individual studies - 48 hours
  • - 42 hours


  • Total workload of the course: 120 hours
  • Of which autonomous studies: 90 hours
  • Of which scheduled studies: 30 hours

Mode of Delivery

Participation in tuition

Assessment methods



Back-Seemer Susanna


Back-Seemer Susanna

Home page of the course

Kursen har ingen hemsida

Group size

No limit

Assignments valid until

Until date 2007-02-04

The timetable of the course


Assessment methods

Date of examination will be announced later - Exams

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