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Extension studies

Teaching language


Type of course


Cycle/level of course


Total number of ECTS

5 cr

Competency aims

The aim of the course is to develop the speaking and writing skills, to extend the vocabulary and improve oral communication, to prepare the student for studies in a German speaking country

Learning outcomes

At the end of the course the student is expected to be able to express her-/himself on topics as
-working life
- leisure, sporting activities
- illness, seeking medical advice
- computer vocabulary
- cultural aspects, everyday life and hoildays in
German speaking countries
- studies abroad
- write short messages

Course contents

Grammatical structures (adjective, relative pronouns, subjunctive, passive)working life, leisure activities, studying abroad

Prerequisites and co-requisites

German Lower 3 or similar knowledge
A1.3 (CEF)

Additional information

attendance compulsory

Recommended or required reading

Kauppi, Simon: Fahrplan 2
ISBN 951-26-4870-9

Degen, M: Nicht alle waren Mörder

Study activities

  • Lectures - 30 hours
  • Individual- and group instruction - 18 hours
  • Small-group work - 15 hours
  • Individual studies - 70 hours


  • Total workload of the course: 133 hours
  • Of which autonomous studies: 133 hours
  • Of which scheduled studies: 0 hours

Mode of Delivery

Participation in tuition

Assessment methods

Exams (written-, oral-, home-)

Assessment requirements

Written exam 16.3.2014


Silvennoinen Anne


Lehtola Minna

Group size

No limit

Assignments valid until

12 months after course has ended

Assessment methods

2014-03-06 - Exams

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