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KKENVAL3 Debating for Academic Purposes 2 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 C1

Learning outcomes

On completion of the course, students are expected to be able to

- construct arguments and use appropriate language in argumentative speech
- recognize and use rhetorical devices
- give informative and persuasive speeches in a well-structured manner
- evaluate, analyze and react to arguments critically
- function in groups according to the roles prescribed by the debating rules

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Mirja Hämäläinen, Teacher responsible


6-Sep-2018 – 18-Oct-2018
Tutorials 26 hours
Group 1
Thu 6-Sep-2018 - 18-Oct-2018 weekly at 12.30-15.30, Päätalo A07
4-Oct-2018 at 12.30 –15.30 , PinniB 4115
Independent work 28 hours