The course takes place in period

  • 1 (2020-08-01 to 2020-10-25)
  • 2 (2020-10-26 to 2020-12-31)

Level/category

General studies

Teaching language

Finnish

Type of course

Compulsory

Cycle/level of course

First

Recommended year of study

1

Total number of ECTS

5 cr

Competency aims

This course is taught and administrated by Diak The aim of the course is to give the student knowledge of the Finnish language on level B1.2, how to use it in everyday situations and how to improve the language skills independently.

Learning outcomes

At the end of the course the student is expected to be able to on level B2 in CEFR cope in routine situations in Finnish orally e.g. present themselves and ask about the patient?s health improve their knowledge of the nursing terminology and the Finnish language independently write short notes and recognize many of the words used in e.g. health care forms form sentences and questions in the present and past tense tense both orally and in writing understand the essential information in texts, as fairly simple instructions and short reports (reading comprehension) and to understand words and expressions in normal speech (listening comprehension).

Course contents

Structures of the language, pronunciation and vocabulary Texts and dialogues Computer aided exercises on all sections mentioned above Main focus on nursing interactions and material.

Prerequisites and co-requisites

B1 in the Common European framework of Referencefo Languages

Additional information

Re-exams 4.2.2020 at 4.15 p.m. or 13.3.2020 at 9.00 a.m. Enrolment per e-mail to marja.herva@arcada.fi no later then seven workdays before the exam. Re-take of the oral test 21.1.2020 at 4.15-5.15 p.m. or 31.3.2020 at 3-4 p.m. Enrolment per e-mail to marja.herva@arcada.fi no later then seven workdays before the exam.

Study activities

  • Lectures - 41 hours
  • Individual studies - 84 hours
  • - 10 hours

Workload

  • 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-)
  • Oral tests either 12.11 or 10.12.

Assessment requirements

To pass the course the student should pass the following examinations: Assignments 20 % Written examination (40 %) Oral test (40%)

Teacher

Herva Marja

Examiner

Herva Marja

Home page of the course

https://arcada.itslearning.com/

Group size

No limit (22 students enrolled)

Assignments valid until

Until date 2020-03-31

Course enrolment period

2020-08-10 to 2020-09-06

Assessment methods

  • 2019-11-26 - Exams
  • 2019-11-12 - Other assignments
Room reservations
Date Time Room Title Description Organizer
2020-09-01 13:00 - 16:00 Nursing Finnish level B1 DIAK
2020-09-08 13:00 - 16:00 Nursing Finnish level B1 DIAK, collaborate room online
2020-09-08 13:00 - 16:00 Nursing Finnish level B1 Herva Marja
2020-09-15 13:00 - 16:00 Nursing Finnish level B1 at Diak campus
2020-09-23 13:00 - 16:00 Nursing Finnish level B1 DIAK
2020-09-29 13:00 - 16:00 Nursing Finnish level B1 DIAK
2020-10-08 13:00 - 16:00 Nursing Finnish level B1 at Diak Campus
2020-10-13 13:00 - 16:00 Nursing Finnish level B1 at Diak campus
2020-10-27 13:00 - 16:00 Nursing Finnish level B1 online
2020-10-28 13:00 - 16:00 Nursing Finnish level B1 Online
2020-11-03 13:00 - 16:00 Nursing Finnish level B1 Online
2020-11-10 13:00 - 16:00 Nursing Finnish level B1 Online
2020-11-17 14:00 - 17:00 Nursing Finnish level B1 Online
2020-11-24 13:00 - 16:00 Nursing Finnish level B1 online
2020-12-02 13:00 - 16:00 Nursing Finnish level B1 online
2020-12-08 13:00 - 16:00 Nursing Finnish level B1 at Diak campus, written test
2020-12-09 13:00 - 16:00 Nursing Finnish level B1 Online, oral test

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