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KKENKTK Foundations of English Business Communication 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

On completion of the module, students are expected to be able to
? understand the foundations of professional communication and apply them
? understand the differences between different styles of spoken and written English and their use
? understand the importance of critical reading with regard to written sources and practise it
? have the necessary skills to evaluate and continue developing their English language and communication skills independently
? understand and analyze the terminology and structure of a text in their own field e.g. news reports and academic articles
? summarize a text related to their field
? write a business letter
? participate efficiently in the different stages of the meeting process
? produce the written documents associated with meetings
? produce and present a project proposal
? communicate using different channels of communication (e.g. email, business letters)
? present data in various forms, including in visual form

Enrolment for University Studies

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Robert Hollingsworth, Teacher responsible
Michael Horwood, Teacher responsible
Julie Rajala, Teacher responsible


5-Sep-2016 – 8-Dec-2016
Tutorials 52 hours
Group 1 / Horwood
Mon 5-Sep-2016 - 5-Dec-2016 weekly at 10-11, ML51
Thu 8-Sep-2016 - 13-Oct-2016 weekly at 12-14, ML40
Thu 27-Oct-2016 - 8-Dec-2016 weekly at 12-14, Pinni B0039
Group 2/Holligsworth
Mon 5-Sep-2016 - 10-Oct-2016 weekly at 9-9.45, Mikroluokka 40
Thu 8-Sep-2016 - 13-Oct-2016 weekly at 14.15-15.45, Mikroluokka 53/Virta
Mon 24-Oct-2016 - 5-Dec-2016 weekly at 9-9.45, PinniB4116
Thu 27-Oct-2016 - 8-Dec-2016 weekly at 14.15-15.45, PinniB3109
3-Nov-2016 at 14.15 –15.45 , PinniB 4125
Group 3/Rajala/monimuotokurssi 5.9-13.10 online
Mon 24-Oct-2016 - 5-Dec-2016 weekly at 11-12, Mirolukka 51 Linna
Thu 27-Oct-2016 - 8-Dec-2016 weekly at 13.00-15.00, Päätalo A07
3-Nov-2016 at 13.00 –15.00 , PinniB5078
Independent work 56 hours