|Structure Type: ||Course|
|Credits: ||3.0 points|
|Responsible Teacher: ||Pihlajaniemi, Tapio|
|Language of Instruction: ||Finnish|
Course Implementations, Planned Year of Study and Semester
|Curriculum  ||Semester  ||Credits  ||Start of Semester  ||End of Semester|
Upon completion of the course, the students will have competence to write summaries and other technical writing. The students are familiar with the job application process, and are able to write application letters and CVs.
They will be familiar with demanding, field-related texts and literature and the vocabulary in them, and and they will be able to use the terminology in those texts in speaking and writing. The students possess the ability to briefly explain the key issues in such texts either orally or in writing being able to use difficult vocabulary.
Will be announced at the beginning of the course.
Prerequisites / Recommended Optional Courses
No previous studies are required.
- Reading and writing technology-related texts
- Writing the abstract for a thesis
- Oral and written summaries
- Field-related texts
- Texts from the textbook
Recommended or Required Reading
Isaacs, Palmroth, Rasimus, Rönkä: Engineer Your English. Edita.
Mode of Delivery / Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Lectures, listening comprehension, oral and written exercises in pairs and in groups, and independent study.
Grading will be announced during the course.
Active participation in the lectures, oral and written examinations.