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Archived Curricula Guide 2012–2015
Curricula Guide is archieved. Please refer to current Curricula Guides
KKSU7 Advanced Level Vocabulary Course 2 ECTS
Organised by
Preceding studies
Elementary courses 1–4 in Finnish (or equivalent). The course is meant primarily for students who are studying simultaneously in the Advanced Course 1, but can also be taken separately if the student displays sufficient ability in Finnish.


Common European Framework of Reference for Languages: B1
Strategic themes: Internationalisation

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course students have a good command of the core vocabulary in Finnish, can distinguish the lexical differences between the standard language and the spoken language, are able to recognize the most common derivational types in Finnish and to produce regular derived words, to make and resolve different compound words into their parts, and know some of the most common idiomatic expressions.


–Studying the core vocabulary in Finnish
–Getting acquainted with some lexical differences between the standard language and the spoken language
–Surveying word derivation and the most common derivational types
–Forming compound words
–Studying different idiomatic expressions

Teaching methods

Group instructions 26 hours and independent work about 26 hours.

Teaching language


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
Written exam 
In Finnish

Evaluation and evaluation criteria

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

Study materials

Materials (liable to charge) designed by the teacher

Belongs to following study modules

Language Centre
Archived Teaching Schedule. Please refer to current Teaching Shedule.