Structure Type: Course
Code: KC23AK10031
Type: Compulsory
Level: Bachelor
Credits: 3.0 points
Responsible Teacher: Ala-Sankila, Riikka
Teacher Team: Ala-Sankila, Riikka
Language of Instruction: Finnish

Course Implementations, Planned Year of Study and Semester

Curriculum  Semester  Credits  Start of Semester  End of Semester
KOTU-2013KOTU   2 spring   3.0   2015-01-02   2015-07-31  
KOTU-2014KOTU   2 spring   3.0   2016-01-01   2016-07-31  
KOTU-2015KOTU   2 spring   3.0   2017-01-01   2017-07-31  
KOTU-2016KOTU   2 spring   3.0   2018-01-01   2018-07-31  

Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of the course, students will be competent in actively communicating verbally and in writing in Swedish at work. They will also know how to acquire and use information related to their professional field. Students will acquire the level of skills in Swedish set forth in the Act on the Knowledge of Languages Required of Personnel in Public Bodies (424/2003).

Student's Workload

Will be announced at the beginning of the course.

Prerequisites / Recommended Optional Courses

No previous studies are required.


- Education, applying for a job, working
- Work environment and society
- Customer contacts
- Basic terminology related to the field

Recommended or Required Reading

Husu-Wallinheimo. 2009. Flexteknik. Svenska för högskolor. Otava

- 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

1 Student knows the basics of the course.
3 Student knows the contents of the course well.
5 Student knows the contents of the course very well and can apply their knowledge in practice.

Assessment Methods

Active participation, oral and written examinations. Grades 0-5.