The course takes place in period

1 (2020-08-01 to 2020-10-25)

Level/category

General studies

Teaching language

Finnish

Type of course

Compulsory

Cycle/level of course

First

Recommended year of study

2

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 documents Technical terminology Meeting and negotiation technique

Prerequisites and co-requisites

Skill level B1.1 in the European Framework of Reference for Languages The course deals with professional communication in Finnish and is compulsory for the students with either Swedish or Finnish as high school language. Students whose high school language is other than Swedish or Finnish can choose the courses Finnish for Beginners I, II and III and include them in their extension studies.

Additional information

Please note! The course is mandatory for students with Swedish or Finnish as school language. Finnish for Beginners courses do not provide sufficient skill level for this course. A passed Civil Service Language Proficiency Test with a level of Satisfactory or higher in all subject areas or the National Certificate of Language Proficiency with all skill components on level 3 or higher show a sufficient skill level for this course.

Recommended or required reading

Material provided by the lecturer.

Study activities

  • Lectures - 28 hours
  • Excursions and demonstrations - 5 hours
  • Individual- and group instruction - 7 hours
  • Practical exercises - 14 hours
  • Individual studies - 75 hours
  • - 6 hours

Workload

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

Mode of Delivery

Multiform education

Assessment methods

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

Assessment requirements

Written assignments 20 % Oral presentations 20 % Exam 30 % Oral test 30 %

Teacher

Herva Marja

Examiner

Herva Marja

Home page of the course

https://arcada.itslearning.com/main.aspx?CourseID=540

Group size

No limit (53 students enrolled)

Assignments valid until

Until date 2021-03-13

The timetable of the course

Omtagning av skriftlig tentamen 20.11.2020 kl. 9-11 i rum B 518 och 13.3.2021 kl. 9-11 i rum D 4109. Omtagning av muntligt test 12.11.2020 kl.9-11 och 11.3.2021 klo 13-15 luokassa i Zoom. Anmälan till tentamen eller test senast fem vardagar före tent- eller testdatumet per e-post till läraren. Sista inlämningsdatumet för uppgifterna är 13.3.2021. Efter detta datum är delprestationerna inte i kraft utan särskild överenskommelse.

Course enrolment period

2020-05-18 to 2020-09-09

Assessment methods

  • 2020-10-07 - Exams
  • Date will be announced later - Demonstrations and presentations
  • 2020-09-09 - Reports and productions
  • 2020-09-22 - Other assignments
Room reservations
Date Time Room Title Description Organizer
2020-09-01 09:00 - 11:00 B323 Arbetslivsfinska för energi- och materialbranschen Join Zoom Meeting https://arcada.zoom.us/j/63174645927?pwd=Lzd1cjdMYm1MdkdUMnVEaGtkekROQT09 Meeting ID: 631 7464 5927 Passcode: 972593 Join by SIP 63174645927@109.105.112.236 63174645927@109.105.112.235 Join by H.323 109.105.112.236 109.105.112.235 Meeting ID: 631 7464 5927 Passcode: 972593 Herva Marja
2020-09-02 13:00 - 15:00 Arbetslivsfinska för energi- och materialbranschen Herva Marja
2020-09-08 09:00 - 11:00 Arbetslivsfinska för energi- och materialbranschen HUOM! Luento alkaa ohjeistuksella kurssin Zoom-osoitteessa klo 9. Ystävällisin terveisin Marja   Join Microsoft Teams Meeting +358 9 85626394 Finland, Helsinki (Toll) Conference ID: 859 316 573# ________________________________________________________________________________ Join Microsoft Teams Meeting +358 9 85626394 Finland, Helsinki (Toll) Conference ID: 859 316 573# Local numbers | Reset PIN | Learn more about Teams | Meeting options ________________________________________________________________________________ Herva Marja
2020-09-09 13:00 - 15:00 Arbetslivsfinska för energi- och materialbranschen Herva Marja
2020-09-15 09:00 - 11:00 Arbetslivsfinska för energi- och materialbranschen Herva Marja
2020-09-16 13:00 - 15:00 Arbetslivsfinska för energi- och materialbranschen Herva Marja
2020-09-22 09:00 - 11:00 Arbetslivsfinska för energi- och materialbranschen Herva Marja
2020-09-23 13:00 - 15:00 Arbetslivsfinska för energi- och materialbranschen Herva Marja
2020-09-29 09:00 - 11:00 B518 Arbetslivsfinska för energi- och materialbranschen Herva Marja
2020-09-30 13:00 - 15:00 B323 Arbetslivsfinska för energi- och materialbranschen Herva Marja
2020-10-06 09:00 - 11:00 Arbetslivsfinska för energi- och materialbranschen Herva Marja
2020-10-07 12:45 - 16:00 F143 Arbetslivsfinska för energi- och materialbranschen
2020-10-13 09:00 - 11:00 B323 Arbetslivsfinska för energi- och materialbranschen Herva Marja
2020-10-14 13:00 - 15:00 B323 Arbetslivsfinska för energi- och materialbranschen Herva Marja
2020-10-21 13:00 - 15:00 B326 Arbetslivsfinska för energi- och materialbranschen på nivå B1 Herva Marja

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