English 2

Structure Type: Course
Code: KC03AE10051
Type: Compulsory
Level: Bachelor
Credits: 3.0 points
Responsible Teacher: Ala-Sankila, Riikka
Language of Instruction: Finnish

Course Implementations, Planned Year of Study and Semester

Curriculum  Semester  Credits  Start of Semester  End of Semester
BIOEL-2013   2 spring   3.0   2015-01-02   2015-07-31  

Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of the course, the students will have the competence in written communication and advanced business correspondence, and in oral communication and at trade fairs, in presentations and in describing products. They will be familiar with demanding, field-related texts and literature and understanding and using the terminology in those texts when speaking and writing.

Student's Workload

Will be announced at the beginning of the course.

Prerequisites / Recommended Optional Courses

No previous studies are required.


- Basic business communication
- Some commercial terminology
- Information acquisition from field-related texts
- Presentations
- Oral, field-related presentation
- Texts from the textbooks
- Business expos
- Processes

Recommended or Required Reading

Isaacs, Palmroth, Rasimus, Rönkä: Engineer Your English. Edita.
Availability: https://plari.amkit.fi/vwebv/holdingsInfo?sk=fi_EN&bibId=87450

Other material.

Mode of Delivery / Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods

Oral and written exercises and assignments in pairs, groups and individually

Assessment Criteria

Grading will be announced during the course.

Assessment Methods

Lectures, listening comprehension, oral and written exercises in pairs and in groups, and independent study.

Work Placement