The course is included in these curricula and study modules

  • Ft 2001 - 2004 - Languages
  • Et 2001 - 2004 - Languages


General studies

Teaching language


Type of course


Recommended year of study


Total number of ECTS

1 cr

Competency aims

The aim is to develop the students oral and writing skills in a professional context. The course also aims to give the student skills to use Finnish in nursing contexts (writing documents in Finnish, attending meetings, giving presentations, using nursing texts and vocabulary).

Learning outcomes

Professional Finnish course for Swedish speaking students.
Languages used in the course are Finnish and Swedish.

Course contents

Nursing vocabulary
Grammar and usage
(CV and applications)

Occupational therapy documents
Letters of application and contracts

Prerequisites and co-requisites

Finnish I

Recommended or required reading

Material distributed by the teacher.

Study activities

  • Lectures - 24 hours
  • Tuition managed by students but supervised by the teacher - 3 hours
  • Individual studies - 17 hours


  • Total workload of the course: 44 hours
  • Of which autonomous studies: 17 hours
  • Of which scheduled studies: 27 hours

Mode of Delivery

Participation in tuition

Assessment methods



Lehtola Minna

Home page of the course

Meddelas senare

Group size

No limit

Assignments valid until

12 months after course has ended

The timetable of the course

Meddelas senare

Assessment methods

Date of examination will be announced later - Exams

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