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KKENKK Introduction to Academic English / EDU 4 ECTS
Period I Period II Period III Period IV
Language of instruction
Type or level of studies
Language and communication studies
Course unit descriptions in the curriculum
Language Centre
Level B2

Learning outcomes

Upon successful completion of the course, students will
• know the basics of academic reading and writing
• understand and critically evaluate sources, and express their own argumentation clearly and logically in appropriate academic/professional style
• be able to communicate clearly and logically about their own field following appropriate academic/professional conventions
• work cooperatively and effectively in groups, negotiating and contributing to the completion of tasks
• have an understanding of English as a lingua franca and the influence of context and culture on communication
• have the necessary skills to evaluate and continue developing their English language and communication skills independently

Enrolment for University Studies

Priority is given for the 1st year students.

Enrolment time has expired


Maritta Hopkins, Teacher responsible
Marja Keni-Vanonen, Teacher responsible
Mary McDonald-Rissanen, Teacher responsible
Debra Gomez-Tapio, Teacher responsible


1-Sep-2014 – 16-Dec-2014
Tutorials 52 hours
Mon 1-Sep-2014 - 8-Dec-2014 weekly at 13.00-16.00, Päätalo E350
Tue 9-Sep-2014 - 2-Dec-2014 weekly at 12.00-15.00, PinniA3107
Thu 11-Sep-2014 - 4-Dec-2014 weekly at 13.00-16.00, Päätalo E222
Ryhmä 4 / McDonald-Rissanen / ELOKAS
Tue 9-Sep-2014 - 2-Dec-2014 weekly at 14-17, Päätalo KH3
Ryhmä 5 / Gomez-Tapio/VARH-lisäkoulutus
Tue 9-Sep-2014 - 21-Oct-2014 weekly at 12-15, Päätalo D14
Tue 28-Oct-2014 at 12-15, Linna K109
Tue 2-Dec-2014 - 16-Dec-2014 weekly at 12-15, Päätalo A06
Independent work 56 hours