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Finnish 2 (5 cr)

Code: BI00BB21-3008

General information


Enrollment

01.08.2023 - 31.08.2023

Timing

07.09.2023 - 14.12.2023

Number of ECTS credits allocated

5 op

Mode of delivery

Face-to-face

Teaching languages

  • English

Seats

12 - 30

Teachers

  • Miina Kakko
  • 07.09.2023 16:00 - 18:30, Finnish 2 BI00BB21-3008
  • 14.09.2023 16:00 - 18:30, Finnish 2 BI00BB21-3008
  • 21.09.2023 16:00 - 18:30, Finnish 2 BI00BB21-3008
  • 28.09.2023 16:00 - 18:30, Finnish 2 BI00BB21-3008
  • 12.10.2023 16:00 - 18:30, Finnish 2 BI00BB21-3008
  • 26.10.2023 16:00 - 18:30, Finnish 2 BI00BB21-3008
  • 02.11.2023 16:00 - 18:30, Finnish 2 BI00BB21-3008
  • 16.11.2023 16:00 - 18:30, Finnish 2 BI00BB21-3008
  • 23.11.2023 16:00 - 18:30, Finnish 2 BI00BB21-3008
  • 30.11.2023 16:00 - 18:30, Finnish 2 BI00BB21-3008
  • 07.12.2023 16:00 - 18:30, Finnish 2 BI00BB21-3008
  • 14.12.2023 16:00 - 18:30, Finnish 2 BI00BB21-3008

Objective

You will learn the basics of the Finnish language structure (past tense verbs, sentence structure, noun declination). You will be able to communicate in familiar everyday life situations (travelling, visiting doctor/nurse, dining in restaurants, housing). You will be able to express opinions and feelings in a simple way. You are introduced to the typical features of the Finnish communication culture and self-study methods.

You can understand sentences and frequently used expressions related to areas of the most immediate relevance. You can produce simple sentences related to familiar and routine matters. You can describe in simple terms aspects of matters in areas of immediate need.

Content

You will learn to

understand and use familiar everyday expressions and basic phrases (e.g. basic personal and family information, shopping, traveling)
describe surroundings and one’s own health
express opinions and feelings.

You will study

self-oriented language learning outside the classroom
language learning strategies
communication culture in Finland

Location and time

THIS COURSE IS FULL!

Classroom learning at Rajakatu Campus, class F304
On Thursdays on 7.9.–14.12. at 16.00–18.30

Oppimateriaali ja suositeltava kirjallisuus

Oma suomi 1: https://finnlectura.fi/oppimateriaalit/suomi-toisena-kielena/oma-suomi/oma-suomi-1/

Please purchase your book before we are going to start the course!

Teaching methods

THIS COURSE IS FULL!

Classroom learning at Rajakatu Campus, class F304
On Thursdays on 7.9.–14.12. at 16.00–18.30

Exam schedules

Written and oral exams at the end of the course
Timing agreed with students in the beginning of the course

Further information

Written and oral exams at the end of the course
Timing agreed with students in the beginning of the course

Evaluation scale

0-5

Arviointikriteerit, tyydyttävä (1-2)

1 You can understand at least half of the sentences and frequently used expressions related to areas of the most immediate relevance (e.g. very basic personal and family information, shopping, traveling, health issues). You can produce simple sentences related to familiar and routine matters. You can describe in simple terms aspects of matters in areas of immediate need.

2 You can understand quite often the sentences and frequently used expressions related to the areas of most immediate relevance (e.g. very basic personal and family information, shopping, traveling, health issues). You can participate in communication situations related to simple and routine tasks requiring a simple and direct exchange of information on familiar and routine matters, but you need a lot of help and repetition. You can describe in simple terms aspects of the immediate environment and matters in areas of immediate need.

Arviointikriteerit, hyvä (3-4)

3 You can often understand sentences and frequently used expressions related to areas of the most immediate relevance (e.g. very basic personal and family information, shopping, traveling, health issues). You can communicate in simple and routine tasks requiring a simple and direct exchange of information on familiar and routine matters, but you need a lot of help and repetition. You can describe in simple terms aspects of the immediate environment and matters in areas of immediate need.

4 You can mostly understand sentences and frequently used expressions related to areas of the most immediate relevance (e.g. very basic personal and family information, shopping, traveling, health issues). You can communicate in simple and routine tasks requiring a simple and direct exchange of information on familiar and routine matters, but you need help and repetition. You can describe in simple terms aspects of the immediate environment and matters in areas of immediate need.

Assessment criteria, excellent (5)

5 You can understand sentences and frequently used expressions related to areas of the most immediate relevance (e.g. very basic personal and family information, shopping, traveling, health issues). You can communicate in simple and routine tasks requiring a simple and direct exchange of information on familiar and routine matters. You can describe in simple terms aspects of your immediate environment and matters in areas of immediate need.

Qualifications

Successfully completed Finnish 1 at Jamk or Finnish for beginners at Jamk or CEFR level A1.2 (https://europass.cedefop.europa.eu/sites/default/files/cefr-en.pdf)

Further information

For non-native Finnish speakers