x !
Arkistoitu opetussuunnitelma 2011–2012
Selaamasi opetussuunnitelma ei ole enää voimassa. Tarkista tiedot voimassa olevasta opetussuunnitelmasta.
KKEN80 Academic Presentations on Educational Research 2 op


Common European Framework of Reference for Languages: B2

Learning outcomes

By the end of the course the students can:

- can read, analyze and summarize academic texts
- can communicate the findings of academic texts
- can present, defend and argue ones position on academic issues
- can articulate ones research and area of expertise in accordance to appropriate academic conventions both in the writing of an academic abstract and an oral presentation
- can perform as a chairperson, opponent, and participant in an academic seminar
- can interact with individuals of various cultural backgrounds on educational issues


This course is designed to develop students’ communicative skills in various academic forums.

Teaching methods

Teaching method Contact Online
Tutorials 26 h 0 h
Independent work 26 h 0 h

Teaching language


Modes of study

Participants are required to attend all classes and actively participate in the activities. If absent for a class be prepared to give a 5 minute presentation at the beginning of the next class. Students will be asked to keep a learner journal which should be submitted midway in the course and then at the end of the course.

Evaluation and evaluation criteria

Numeric 1-5.
Students are expected to show an improvement in their ability to express themselves and will be evaluated both continuously and in a final test.

Recommended year of study

Recommended year of study: Second year.

Study materials

Matrials ditributed during the course.

Belongs to following study modules

Kasvatustieteiden yksikkö
Language, Communication and Orientation studies (Aikuiskasvatus ja kasvatustiede)
Kasvatustieteiden yksikkö
Communication Studies and Orientation (Kasvatustiede, aineenopettajan koulutus)
Archived Teaching Schedule. Please refer to current Teaching Shedule.