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Työelämän ruotsi (4 cr)

Code: ZZPC0320-3158

General information


Enrollment

21.08.2023 - 31.08.2023

Timing

04.09.2023 - 07.12.2023

Number of ECTS credits allocated

4 op

Virtual portion

4 op

Mode of delivery

Online learning

Unit

TA94 - Kielikeskus

Teaching languages

  • Finnish

Seats

12 - 30

Degree programmes

  • Musiikkipedagogi (AMK)
  • Logistiikka (AMK)
  • Toimintaterapeutti (AMK)
  • Kuntoutuksen ohjaaja (AMK)
  • Rakennus- ja yhdyskuntatekniikka (AMK)
  • Palveluliiketoiminta (AMK)
  • Tiimiakatemia (AMK)
  • Sähkö- ja automaatiotekniikka (AMK)
  • Energia- ja ympäristötekniikka (AMK)
  • Kätilö (AMK)
  • Sosionomi (AMK)
  • Tietojenkäsittely (AMK)
  • Konetekniikka (AMK)
  • Rakennusmestari (AMK)
  • Tieto- ja viestintätekniikka (AMK)
  • Liiketalous (AMK)
  • Sairaanhoitaja (AMK)
  • Maaseutuelinkeinot (AMK)
  • Fysioterapeutti (AMK)

Teachers

  • Susanna Kananoja
  • 05.09.2023 13:00 - 14:00, Työelämän ruotsi ZZPC0320-3157/3158
  • 25.09.2023 11:00 - 12:00, Työelämän ruotsi ZZPC0320-3157/3158
  • 23.10.2023 11:00 - 12:00, Työelämän ruotsi ZZPC0320-3157/3158
  • 28.11.2023 12:15 - 15:00, Työelämän ruotsi ZZPC0320-3157, Työelämän ruotsi ZZPC0320-3158

Objective

After completing the course, you are able to mainly communicate understandably in speech and writing in simple and routine work tasks and other situations.

After completing the course, you can tell about yourself and your skills when, for example, applying for a job. You are able to perform in Swedish in the communication and interaction situations of working life and in your central field-specific work duties, such as appointments, guidance, field-specific emails, and customer service situations. You are able to assess your language skills in Swedish and have motivation to further your skills based on the principles of life-long learning. You act responsibly and abide by established agreements.

Communication and Team-working: You are able to function effectively in a national and international context and you are able to cooperate effectively with specialists in your own field as well as with other groups of professionals.

Content

During the course, you will study the following contents:
- studies and applying for a job
- oral and written communication situations in working life, for example appointments, small talk, customer service, telephone conversations, emails, and opinions
- producing formal written Swedish, such as reports, instructions, or summaries
- central field-specific terminology
- a field-specific, advanced part carried out as a workshop, a project, a portfolio, a report, or familiarization with working life

Oppimateriaali ja suositeltava kirjallisuus

Teacher’s material will be used on the course.
Support material is provided by the teacher during the course if needed.

Teaching methods

THIS COURSE IS FULL!
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This distance learning implementation starts on September 4th 2023 and ends December 7th th 2023.
You will find this distance learning implementation in the Moodle learning environment: https://moodle.jamk.fi/course/view.php?id=8378§ion=0.
Note that the Moodle learning environment is shared with the course ZZPC0320-3157.

There is NO face-to-face learning in the distance learning implementation, but there are 3 webinars during the course: on Tuesday 5.9.2023 at 1 PM, Monday 25.9.2023 at 11 AM & Monday 23.10.2023 at 11 AM. The adress of the webinars is: https://jamk.zoom.us/j/6664089196. Participation in these online meetings is voluntary. You mostly work independently during this course, but you will also do some group work.

In the distance learning implementation, your device is required to be compatible with the Moodle learning environment. You must have a good command of the learning environment and different presentation tools, e.g. Zoom. You need a headset, a web camera, and a working internet connection.

The distance learning implementation includes both oral and written exercises, and learning assignments (oral and/or written) which are assessed. The oral learning assignments can be e.g. recordings, videos, or online meetings. You are required to use a web camera and prove your identity while doing oral assignments and in exams.

All assignments of the course must be done between September 4th - December 7th 2023.
All assignments in Moodle learning environment are compulsory (if not adviced otherwise) and they divided into three sections as follows:
- section 1 open 4.9.-24.9.2023
- section 2 open 25.9.-15.10.2023
- section 3 open 23.10.-12.11.2023

Oral exams are being held via Zoom application. Enrollment at Moodle learning environment before midnight on Sunday November 12th 2023.
Exam time 30 minutes, use of dictionaries and other support materials is not allowed.
You can participate in the oral exam on following dates & times:
- Tuesday November 21st at 12, 12.30 or at 13.30
- Wednesday November 22nd at 11, 11.30 or at 12
- Friday November 24th at 13, 13.30, 14.30 or at 15
- Friday December 1st at 13, 13.30 or at 14.30
Use of web-camera is compulsory.

Written exams are being held at Rajakatu campus or in Exam-studio. Enrollment at Moodle learning environment before midnight on Sunday November 12th 2023.
Exam time is 2h, for students with individualised learning support the time is longer (inform the teacher as soon as possible if you require a longer exam time). Use of dictionaries and other support materials is not allowed.
You can participate in the written exam on following dates & times:
- Tuesday November 28th at 12.15 PM, classroom informed later
- Monday December 4th at 13.15 PM, classroom G202
- Tuesday December 5th at 8.45 AM, classroom G202
- Thursday December 7th at 12.15 PM, classroom G202
In case the times of the written exam above are not suitable for the student, the student may take the exam in an Exam-studio. Contact the teacher for more information or see these: https://oppimateriaalit.jamk.fi/examstudio/ & https://e-exam.fi/exam-tenttivierailu/.

Retake of the oral exam will be held in Zoom.
Retake of the written exam in Exam-studio.
Please contact the teacher about the arrangements.
The possible retake/-s need to be taken no later than during the spring semester 2024.
The student can retake both exams twice if needed.

Exam schedules

Oral exams are being held via Zoom application. Enrollment at Moodle learning environment before midnight on Sunday November 12th 2023.
Exam time 30 minutes, use of dictionaries and other support materials is not allowed.
You can participate in the oral exam on following dates & times:
- Tuesday November 21st at 12, 12.30 or at 13.30
- Wednesday November 22nd at 11, 11.30 or at 12
- Friday November 24th at 13, 13.30, 14.30 or at 15
- Friday December 1st at 13, 13.30 or at 14.30
Use of web-camera is compulsory.

Written exams are being held at Rajakatu campus or in Exam-studio. Enrollment at Moodle learning environment before midnight on Sunday November 12th 2023.
Exam time is 2h, for students with individualised learning support the time is longer (inform the teacher as soon as possible if you require a longer exam time). Use of dictionaries and other support materials is not allowed.
You can participate in the written exam on following dates & times:
- Tuesday November 28th at 12.15 PM, classroom informed later
- Monday December 4th at 13.15 PM, classroom G202
- Tuesday December 5th at 8.45 AM, classroom G202
- Thursday December 7th at 12.15 PM, classroom G202
In case the times of the written exam above are not suitable for the student, the student may take the exam in an Exam-studio. Contact the teacher for more information or see these: https://oppimateriaalit.jamk.fi/examstudio/ & https://e-exam.fi/exam-tenttivierailu/.

Retake of the oral exam will be held in Zoom.
Retake of the written exam in Exam-studio.
Please contact the teacher about the arrangements.
The possible retake/-s need to be taken no later than during the spring semester 2024.
The student can retake both exams twice if needed.

Student workload

- online meetings 0 - 10 h
- studying of material, exercises, learning assignments, and oral group work 70 - 80 h
- preparing for exams 5 - 10 h
Total 108 hours (one credit equals 27 hours of student work)

Further information

Your oral and written language skills are assessed separately (grading scale 0 - 5).

The assessment is based on continuous assessment and feedback, learning assignments, oral group work, and oral and written exam(s).

Evaluation scale

0-5

Arviointikriteerit, tyydyttävä (1-2)

1 You can mainly communicate understandably in speech and writing in simple and routine work tasks and other situations although your language use is at times slow and incoherent. You understand the central content of clear speech and text dealing with familiar topics. You have a sufficient command of the basic structures and vocabulary for the delivery of the message. The level of your pronunciation is sufficient for the delivery of the main content of your message. You act responsibly and abide by established agreements.

2 You are able to communicate understandably in speech and writing in familiar and routine work tasks and situations although your language use is at times slow and incoherent. You understand clear speech and text dealing with familiar topics. You have an adequate command of the basic structures of the language. Your vocabulary is sufficient for everyday situations and reasonably adequate for basic field-specific situations. The level of your pronunciation is sufficient for the delivery of the content of your message. You act responsibly and abide by established agreements.

Arviointikriteerit, hyvä (3-4)

3 You can manage well in speech and writing in your work tasks and other everyday situations. You are able to write a text with coherent content. You understand speech with a normal tempo but unusual topics and speech deviating from standard use cause difficulties. You can understand even demanding written content related to your field although some details may remain unclear. You can use the grammatical structures of the language in a versatile way, and their mistakes do not hinder communication. Your command of the vocabulary of the language is sufficient for communicating the central content in different work tasks and situations. Your pronunciation is understandable. You act responsibly and abide by established agreements.

4 You are able to communicate fluently in different situations and produce clear and fluent language with adequate style. You have no difficulty in understanding and producing speech and writing needed in working life although expressions deviating from the standard use of the language cause problems to some extent. You have a good command of the language and its use, but occasional problems may arise. You act responsibly and abide by established agreements.

Assessment criteria, excellent (5)

5 You are able to communicate with great fluency and active participation in demanding working life situations. You also portray versatility and an appropriate sense of style in your ability to apply the learning content of the course to demanding working life situations. You have no difficulties in understanding different kinds of language users although fine nuances and speech deviating significantly from standard language can sometimes be challenging. You can understand and produce demanding content in both speech and writing. Your language use is practically flawless. You act responsibly and abide by established agreements.

Qualifications

Level A2 or B1 in the European Framework of Reference.

This means that you are able to communicate understandably in speech and writing in familiar and routine situations when the course starts. You also understand clear speech and text dealing with familiar topics, such as introducing yourself and others and discussing studies and work. You have a sufficient command of the basic structures of Swedish, such as the use of personal pronouns, the use and inflection of nouns and adjectives, the verbs tenses, and the word order of main and subordinate clauses. Your vocabulary is sufficient for everyday situations. The level of your pronunciation is sufficient for the delivery of the content.

Further information

Act 6.6.2003/424 on the language skills required from personnel working in general government offices.

Oral and written language skills are assessed separately.