Bachelor's Programme in English Language, Literature and Translation

Periods

Period I (4-Sep-2017 – 22-Oct-2017)
Period II (23-Oct-2017 – 15-Dec-2017)
Period III (8-Jan-2018 – 4-Mar-2018)
Period IV (5-Mar-2018 – 27-May-2018)

DO NOTE that this teaching schedule only displays courses taught in languages other than Finnish and, therefore, does not display all English translation and interpreting courses, some of which are taught in Finnish. Nor does it display the school's (LTL) common core courses, nor general studies courses. To view all teaching in the Bachelor's Programme in English Language, Literature and Translation consult the Finnish version of the teaching schedule (language selection top right of the page).

Proficiency Evaluation Test for Optional Studies

For exchange students a separate proficiency evaluation test will be organized. Information for exchange students

Minor subject students for English Language, Literature and Translation are selected based on a proficiency evaluation test.

The proficiency evaluation test is held on Thursday 24.8. at 12-14 in Päätalo A1. No enrolment is required. A maximum of 25 minor students are selected based on the exam.

A student can be exempted from the optional studies proficiency evaluation test on one of two grounds: 1. They have scored higher than the lowest scoring admitted candidate in the latest English degree programme entrance exam. 2. They have completed English basic studies in another Finnish university. To get an exemption marked contact the degree programme Study Coordinator, preferably before the proficiency exam.

Information session for new students

See time and place info under the LTLY16 Orientation course.

Course enrolment

Course enrolment is predominantly done through the electronic enrolment system in NettiOpsu. A good way to enrol on courses is by browsing the electronic teaching schedule and using the Enrol buttons in course descriptions. This way you can be certain that you get all the necessary information about the course and any special enrolment procedures.

Enrolment times

Enrolment for courses starting in period I: 21.-31.8.

Enrolment for courses starting in period II: 9.-19.10.

Enrolment for courses starting in period III: 4.-14.12.

Enrolment for courses starting in period IV: 12.2.-22.2.

NB! English Language and Literature advanced studies theme courses have different enrolment times. For information on theme course enrolment see the MA teaching schedule.

Book exams etc.

Information on book exams, essays and other independent study alternatives.

Dropping out of courses

If a student has registered for a course but will not be taking it, he/she must cancel his/her registration by a set date before the course begins so that another student may take the course instead.

If a student does not participate in the course and does not cancel his/her enrolment, or if he/she discontinues the course, he/she will be assigned a fail grade for the course in question.

In The English Degree Programme students must cancel their registration within a week from the course’s first meeting.

Teaching schedule preview

A teaching schedule planning document, which has information on teaching before that information is published here.

Teaching in the Autumn Semester 2017

Period (4-Sep-2017 – 22-Oct-2017)

Basic Studies

ENGP1 Structure of English I - Grammar I 3 ECTS (Language of instruction: English)
ENGP1 Structure of English I - Phonology and Pronunciation I 2 ECTS (Language of instruction: English)
ENGP2 Writing the Nation 5 ECTS (Language of instruction: English)
ENGP3 Translation and Academic Writing - Introduction to Academic Writing 3 ECTS (Language of instruction: English)
ENGP9 Translators' Cultural Competencies 5 ECTS (Language of instruction: English)

Intermediate Studies

ENGA1 Seminar, Bachelor's Thesis and Maturity Test - Seminar 4 ECTS (Language of instruction: English)
ENGA4 Structure of English III: Grammar and Context 5 ECTS (Language of instruction: English)
ENGA5 Linguistics II: Meaning and Discourse 5 ECTS (Language of instruction: English)
ENGA8 Romanticism and Its Legacy 5 ECTS (Language of instruction: English)
ENGA9 Literature and Change after 1900 (British Literature) 5 ECTS (Language of instruction: English)
ENGA13 Business Writing 5 ECTS (Language of instruction: English)
ENGA20 Presentation Skills 5 ECTS (Language of instruction: English)
ENGA15 American Culture through Stories and Podcasts 5 ECTS (Language of instruction: English)
Period (23-Oct-2017 – 15-Dec-2017)

Basic Studies

ENGP1 Structure of English I - Grammar I 3 ECTS (Language of instruction: English) Continues from the previous period
ENGP1 Structure of English I - Phonology and Pronunciation I 2 ECTS (Language of instruction: English) Continues from the previous period
ENGP2 Writing the Nation 5 ECTS (Language of instruction: English) Continues from the previous period
ENGP3 Translation and Academic Writing - Introduction to Academic Writing 3 ECTS (Language of instruction: English) Continues from the previous period
ENGP9 Translators' Cultural Competencies 5 ECTS (Language of instruction: English) Continues from the previous period

Intermediate Studies

ENGA1 Seminar, Bachelor's Thesis and Maturity Test - Seminar 4 ECTS (Language of instruction: English) Continues from the previous period
ENGA4 Structure of English III: Grammar and Context 5 ECTS (Language of instruction: English) Continues from the previous period
ENGA5 Linguistics II: Meaning and Discourse 5 ECTS (Language of instruction: English) Continues from the previous period
ENGA8 Romanticism and Its Legacy 5 ECTS (Language of instruction: English) Continues from the previous period
ENGA9 Literature and Change after 1900 (British Literature) 5 ECTS (Language of instruction: English) Continues from the previous period
ENGA13 Business Writing 5 ECTS (Language of instruction: English) Continues from the previous period
ENGA20 Presentation Skills 5 ECTS (Language of instruction: English) Continues from the previous period

Teaching in the Spring Semester 2018

Period (8-Jan-2018 – 4-Mar-2018)

Basic Studies

ENGP4 Structure of English II - Grammar II 3 ECTS (Language of instruction: English)
ENGP4 Structure of English II - Phonology and Pronunciation II 2 ECTS (Language of instruction: English)
ENGP5 Linguistics I: Introduction to Basic Concepts 5 ECTS (Language of instruction: English)
ENGP6 Literature and Society in Early Modern Britain 5 ECTS (Language of instruction: English)
ENGP8 Communication Skills in English - Academic Writing II 3 ECTS (Language of instruction: English)
ENGP8 Communication Skills in English - Speaking Practice 2 ECTS (Language of instruction: English)

Intermediate Studies

ENGA1 Seminar, Bachelor's Thesis and Maturity Test - Seminar 4 ECTS (Language of instruction: English)
ENGA6 Variety in Present-day English 5 ECTS (Language of instruction: English)
ENGA7 Postcolonial Literature 5 ECTS (Language of instruction: English)
ENGA9 Literature and Change after 1900 (American Literature) 5 ECTS (Language of instruction: English)
ENGA11 Translation II Finnish-English 5 ECTS (Language of instruction: English)
ENGA13 Business Writing 5 ECTS (Language of instruction: English)
ENGA3 Studia Generalia: Cultural Diversity and Anglophone Societies 5 ECTS (Language of instruction: English)
Period (5-Mar-2018 – 27-May-2018)

Basic Studies

ENGP4 Structure of English II - Grammar II 3 ECTS (Language of instruction: English) Continues from the previous period
ENGP4 Structure of English II - Phonology and Pronunciation II 2 ECTS (Language of instruction: English) Continues from the previous period
ENGP5 Linguistics I: Introduction to Basic Concepts 5 ECTS (Language of instruction: English) Continues from the previous period
ENGP6 Literature and Society in Early Modern Britain 5 ECTS (Language of instruction: English) Continues from the previous period
ENGP8 Communication Skills in English - Academic Writing II 3 ECTS (Language of instruction: English) Continues from the previous period
ENGP8 Communication Skills in English - Speaking Practice 2 ECTS (Language of instruction: English) Continues from the previous period

Intermediate Studies

ENGA1 Seminar, Bachelor's Thesis and Maturity Test - Seminar 4 ECTS (Language of instruction: English) Continues from the previous period
ENGA6 Variety in Present-day English 5 ECTS (Language of instruction: English) Continues from the previous period
ENGA7 Postcolonial Literature 5 ECTS (Language of instruction: English) Continues from the previous period
ENGA9 Literature and Change after 1900 (American Literature) 5 ECTS (Language of instruction: English) Continues from the previous period
ENGA11 Translation II Finnish-English 5 ECTS (Language of instruction: English) Continues from the previous period
ENGA13 Business Writing 5 ECTS (Language of instruction: English) Continues from the previous period
ENGA3 Studia Generalia: Cultural Diversity and Anglophone Societies 5 ECTS (Language of instruction: English) Continues from the previous period