English 2

Structure Type: Course
Code: KC04AA10050
Level: Bachelor
Credits: 3.0 points
Responsible Teacher: Vuokila, Anne
Language of Instruction: Finnish

Course Implementations, Planned Year of Study and Semester

Curriculum  Semester  Credits  Start of Semester  End of Semester
KOTU-2013AUTO   3 autumn   3.0   2015-08-01   2015-12-31  
KOTU-2013KOTU   3 autumn   3.0   2015-08-01   2015-12-31  
KOTU-2014AUTO   3 autumn   3.0   2016-08-01   2016-12-31  
KOTU-2014KOTU   3 autumn   3.0   2016-08-01   2016-12-31  

Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of the course, the students will have competence in written communication and advanced business correspondence, the verbal skills they need when working at trade fairs, in presentations and in describing products. They will be familiar with demanding, field-related texts and literature and understand and use 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.


- Effective communication
- Sources of information
- Customer contacts
- Presentations
- Field-related terminology

Recommended or Required Reading

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

- Other material

Mode of Delivery / Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods

- Lectures
- Listening comprehension
- Oral and written exercises in pairs and in groups
- Independent study

Assessment Criteria

Grading will be announced during the course.

Assessment Methods

- Active participation in the lectures
- Oral and written examinations