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KKENKTK Foundations of English Business Communication 4 ECTS
Period I Period II Period II 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


8-Jan-2018 – 26-Apr-2018
Tutorials 52 hours
Group 1/Rajala
Mon 8-Jan-2018 - 23-Apr-2018 weekly at 10.00-10.45, Pinni B3109
Thu 11-Jan-2018 - 26-Apr-2018 weekly at 12.15-13.45, Pinni B3109
Group 2 / Hollingsworth
Mon 15-Jan-2018 - 19-Feb-2018 weekly at 9-9.45, Mikroluokka 40 PinniB
Thu 18-Jan-2018 - 22-Feb-2018 weekly at 14.15-15.45, Mikroluokka 40 PinniB
Mon 5-Mar-2018 - 23-Apr-2018 weekly at 9-9.45, PinniB3118
Thu 8-Mar-2018 - 26-Apr-2018 weekly at 14.15-15.45, PinniB3117
Group 3 / Horwood
Mon 15-Jan-2018 - 23-Apr-2018 weekly at 9.15-10.00, Mikroluokka 1084 PinninniB, No teaching at week 9
Thu 18-Jan-2018 - 22-Feb-2018 weekly at 12.15-13.45, Mikroluokka 1084 PinninniB
Thu 8-Mar-2018 - 26-Apr-2018 weekly at 12.15-13.45, PinniB3110
Group 4/Horwood
Mon 15-Jan-2018 - 23-Apr-2018 weekly at 10.15-11.00, PinniB ML 1084, no teaching at week 9
Thu 18-Jan-2018 - 22-Feb-2018 weekly at 14.15-15.45, PinniB ML 1084
Thu 8-Mar-2018 - 26-Apr-2018 weekly at 14.15-15.45, PinniB3109
Independent work 56 hours