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Archived Curricula Guide 2015–2017
Curricula Guide is archieved. Please refer to current Curricula Guides
KKSUFU Finnish Follow-up Course 2 ECTS
Organised by
Preceding studies
Finnish Survival Course (or equivalent)
Corresponding course units in the curriculum
Language Centre
Curricula 2012 – 2015


Common European Framework of Reference for Languages: A1
Strategic themes: Internationalisation

Learning outcomes

Upon successful completion of the course, students will be able to use and understand short and simply structured Finnish expressions that concern some of the most common everyday situations (e.g. introducing themselves, buying and paying, describing people and objects, location and moving around). In addition, they will be able to give accounts of matters and situations that have happened in the past, and understand similar accounts.


During the course, students are acquainted with the basics of grammar and the core vocabulary. Students engage in different kinds of structural and communicative exercises that focus on the topics covered.

Teaching methods

Group instruction: 26 hours
Independent work: approximately 28 hours

Teaching language

English, Finnish

Modes of study

Option 1
Available for:
  • Degree Programme Students
  • Other Students
  • Open University Students
  • Doctoral Students
  • Exchange Students
Participation in course work 
In Finnish

Active participation in the course. There will be an examination after the course.

Evaluation and evaluation criteria

Numeric 1-5.
Assessment is based on participation in the course and the final examination.

Study materials

The materials are designed by the teacher.


Belongs to following study modules

Archived Teaching Schedule. Please refer to current Teaching Shedule.