The course is included in these curricula and study modules

The course takes place in period

3 (2022-01-01 to 2022-03-13)

Level/category

Extension studies

Teaching language

English

Type of course

Optional

Cycle/level of course

First

Recommended year of study

2

Total number of ECTS

5 cr

Competency aims

To give the student further knowledge about the Finnish language and to improve the student's use of Finnish in daily situations and the communication with clients and co-workers.

Learning outcomes

At the end of the course the student is expected to be able to act in basic everyday situations and to have a basic knowledge of the Finnish language; to know some basic structures and for example to manage verb conjugation in present tense. At the end of the course the student is expected to - know how to introduce herself/himself - know how to to tell about studies and basic worktasks - know how to use where, from where and where to - structures in Finnish - know how to use the have structrue - know how to use partitive - know how to conjugate verbs in presens and know imperfect conjugation - know the basics of how the Finnish object is used - know how to use III. inf.

Course contents

Further basic grammar Vocabulary of the daily life, professional situations and education. Texts and oral and written exercises.

Prerequisites and co-requisites

Finnish for Foreigners I and II -knowledge is required. A.1.2 (European framework)

Additional information

Class examinatination: 7.3.2022 Online examination Re-take 1: online examination Re-take 2: online examination Oral examination: 28.2.2022 and 2.3.2022

Recommended or required reading

Coursebook: Marjukka Kenttälä: Suomi sujuvaksi I. Yliopistopaino. Helsinki 2007 ISBN 978-952-495-023-7 Chapters 1 - 18 Material disributed by the teacher in Itslearning.

Study activities

  • Lectures - 50 hours
  • Practical exercises - 16 hours
  • Individual studies - 67 hours

Workload

  • 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-)
  • Demonstrations and proficiency exams

Assessment requirements

The course grade is based on: written exam (80%) and course activity (20%)

Teacher

Lehtola Minna

Examiner

Lehtola Minna

Group size

No limit (40 students enrolled)

Assignments valid until

12 months after course has ended

Course enrolment period

2021-12-22 to 2022-01-20

Assessment methods

  • 2022-03-07 - Exams
  • Date will be announced later - Demonstrations and presentations
  • Date will be announced later - Other assignments
Room reservations
Date Time Room Title Description Organizer
2022-01-12 10:15 - 12:00 Finnish for Beginners III, zoom-link:Join Zoom Meeting https://arcada.zoom.us/j/2346187979?pwd=Qnc0ZmtmVGlCVjBYQUhMbi9URDdtdz09 Lehtola Minna
2022-01-17 13:15 - 15:30 Finnish for Beginners III, Group A Lehtola Minna
2022-01-19 10:15 - 12:00 Finnish for Beginners III, Group A Lehtola Minna
2022-01-24 13:15 - 15:30 Finnish for Beginners III, Group A Lehtola Minna
2022-01-26 10:15 - 12:00 Finnish for Beginners III, Group A Lehtola Minna
2022-01-31 13:15 - 15:30 Finnish for Beginners III, Group A Lehtola Minna
2022-02-02 10:15 - 12:00 Finnish for Beginners III, Group A Lehtola Minna
2022-02-07 13:15 - 15:30 Finnish for Beginners III, Group A Lehtola Minna
2022-02-09 10:00 - 12:00 Finnish for Beginners III, Group A Lehtola Minna
2022-02-14 13:15 - 15:30 Finnish for Beginners III, Group A Lehtola Minna
2022-02-16 10:00 - 12:00 Finnish for Beginners III, Group A Lehtola Minna
2022-02-21 13:15 - 15:30 Finnish for Beginners III, Group A Lehtola Minna
2022-02-23 10:00 - 12:00 Finnish for Beginners III, Group A Lehtola Minna
2022-02-28 13:15 - 15:30 Finnish for Beginners III, oral exams Lehtola Minna
2022-03-02 10:00 - 12:00 Finnish for Beginners III, oral exams Lehtola Minna
2022-03-07 13:15 - 15:30 Finnish for Beginners III, written exam Lehtola Minna
2022-03-09 10:00 - 12:00 Finnish for Beginners III, Group A Lehtola Minna

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