English 3

Structure Type: Course
Code: KC04AA10060
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   4 autumn   3.0   2016-08-01   2016-12-31  
KOTU-2013KOTU   4 autumn   3.0   2016-08-01   2016-12-31  
KOTU-2014AUTO   4 autumn   3.0   2017-08-01   2017-12-31  
KOTU-2014KOTU   4 autumn   3.0   2017-08-01   2017-12-31  

Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of the course, students will be competent in writing summaries. They will understand advanced texts and the vocabulary in them and know ho to briefly summarize their contents either orally or in writing. Students will understand the job application process and be able to write application letters and CVs.

Student's Workload

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
- Making a CV and writing a job application
- Field-related texts

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

- 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