The course takes place in period

1 (2022-08-01 to 2022-10-23)


General studies

Teaching language


Type of course


Cycle/level of course


Recommended year of study


Total number of ECTS

5 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 skill to

use Finnish in technical contexts (writing

documents in Finnish, attending meetings, giving

presentations, using texts and terminology.

The languages used on the course are Finnish

and Swedish.

Learning outcomes

At the end of the course the student is

expected to have the language proficiency in

Finnish required in the civil service in

bilingual municipalities and needed to support

his or her professional development.

Course contents

Oral presentation of professional subjects

Producing correct professional texts and



Meeting and negotiation technique

Prerequisites and co-requisites

Skill level B1.1 in the European Framework of

Reference for Languages.

Additional information

Please note!
The course is mandatory for students with
Swedish or
Finnish as school language. Finnish for
courses do not provide sufficient skill level
for this course.

Recommended or required reading

Material provided by the lecturer.

Study activities

  • Lectures - 18 hours
  • Excursions and demonstrations - 6 hours
  • Individual- and group instruction - 20 hours
  • Individual studies - 85 hours
  • Written exam and oral tests - 6 hours


  • Total workload of the course: 135 hours
  • Of which autonomous studies: 135 hours
  • Of which scheduled studies: 0 hours

Mode of Delivery

Participation in tuition

Assessment methods

  • Exams (written-, oral-, home-)
  • Demonstrations and proficiency exams
  • Essays, reports, productions and portfolio
  • Application letter and CV

Assessment requirements

Written assignments 20 %

Oral presentations 20 %

Exam 30 %

Oral test 30 %


Herva Marja


Herva Marja

Group size

No limit (15 students enrolled)

Assignments valid until

Until date 2023-03-12

The timetable of the course

Omtagning av skriftlig tentamen 18.11.2022 kl.
9 och 27.1.2023 kl. 9.
Anmälan till omtagningarna senast fem vardagar
före omtagningen per e-post till läraren.
Omtagning av det muntliga testet ordnas 17.11.2022
kl. 13 eller 19.1.2023 kl. 15 via Zoom.
Anmälan till omtestet till adressen
E-mail: senast fem vardagar före

Course enrolment period

2022-08-10 to 2022-09-06

Assessment methods

  • 2022-10-13 - Exams
  • 2022-09-27 - Demonstrations and presentations
  • 2022-09-15 - Reports and productions
  • 2022-09-27 - Other assignments
Room reservations
Date Time Room Title Description Organizer
2022-09-01 09:30 - 12:00 B323 Arbetslivsfinska för kulturproducenter Herva Marja
2022-09-05 12:30 - 15:00 B323 Arbestlivsfinska för kulturproducenter Herva Marja
2022-09-15 11:30 - 14:00 B323 Arbestlivsfinska för kulturproducenter Herva Marja
2022-09-19 13:30 - 15:30 B323 Arbetslivsfinska för kulturproducenter Herva Marja
2022-09-22 12:00 - 13:30 B323 Arbestlivsfinska för kulturproducenter Herva Marja
2022-09-27 09:00 - 11:00 B323 Arbetslivsfinska för kulturproducenter Herva Marja
2022-10-10 12:00 - 14:30 B327 Arbetslivsfinska för kulturproducenter Herva Marja
2022-10-13 12:00 - 15:00 B320 Arbetslivsfinska för kulturproducenter Skriftlig tentamen Herva Marja
2022-10-17 12:00 - 16:30 B323 Arbetslivsfinska för kulturproducenter Muntliga test i finska Herva Marja
2022-10-20 12:15 - 15:00 B323 Arbetslivsfinska för kulturproducenter Herva Marja

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