No textbooks. Videos, news, articles etc. are used. Study materials are brought in both by the teacher and the students. Terminology study is supported with Quizlet sets created by the teacher. The students find job ads and select relevant topics for pitching.
Task-based studying supported by contact sessions either in a classroom setting or online
Task-based assessment, no exam. All tasks must be completed acceptably, and active attendance and contribution are expected. Peer evaluation is applied.
30.08.2021 - 17.12.2021
01.06.2021 - 09.09.2021
15 - 30
Engineering and Business
Laptop, microphone, webcam required
If class meetings are held online, webcams should be on, as this is a communication course.
Kemiantekniikan koulutus (not translated)
No exam and therefore also no re-exam.
All topics are related to the students' other ongoing studies and to their field of study. Employment & application procedures are specifically dealt with, and the course material seeks to expand the students' familiarity with career options in the field.
Basic philosophy: language is both a form given to thoughts and a tool for building and maintaining relationships. During both English courses, therefore, real issues are discussed while focusing both on what information content is conveyed and what social implications the interaction has. In other words, the aim is to behave in an effective and socially acceptable way in an English-language work environment.
Two contact meetings in the classroom or online, some independent writing, and some discussion in small groups.
Class meetings weeks 35 and 40
Missing tasks or tasks not in compliance with instructions and lack of attendance may result in a failed course.
Active attendance and accepted tasks are required.