Language and Communication Studies for Foreign Graduate Students

Faculty of Law

3-YEAR BACHELOR'S DEGREE

Language and Communication Studies for a Bachelor's degree for foreigners, who do not have sufficient Finnish language skills, consist of study modules mentioned below. Foreigners with sufficient Finnish language skills follow the modules that are intended for the Finnish degree students.

Finnish for Foreigners (12 ECTS):
XFIN0001  Finnish for Foreigners 1 (CEFR A1) (3 ECTS)
XFIN0002  Finnish for Foreigners 2 (CEFR A1) (3 ECTS)
XFIN0003  Finnish for Foreigners 3 (CEFR A2) (3 ECTS)
XFIN0004  Finnish for Foreigners 4 (CEFR A2) (3 ECTS)

And two of the following courses (5-6 ECTS):
OENG0710  Legal English: Reading Comprehension (CEFR B2)(3 ECTS) (only for non-native English speakers)
OENG0711  Legal English: Oral Skills (CEFR B2) (2 ECTS) (only for non-native English speakers)
XENG0005  Academic Writing for International Master's Degree Students (CEFR B2) (3 ECTS)
XPUH0021  Academic Speech Communication (2 ECTS)

Note! Native speakers of English should take the courses XENG0005 and XPUH0021.


2-YEAR MASTER'S PROGRAM AND MASTER'S DEGREE

Language and Communication Studies for a Master's degree for foreigners, who have not been schooled inFinnish, consist of study modules mentioned below. Foreigners, who have been schooled in Finnish, follow the  modules that are intended for the Finnish graduate students.

Finnish for Foreigners (12 ECTS):
XFIN0001  Finnish for Foreigners 1 (CEFR A1) (3 ECTS)
XFIN0002  Finnish for Foreigners 2 (CEFR A1) (3 ECTS)
XFIN0003  Finnish for Foreigners 3 (CEFR A2) (3 ECTS)
XFIN0004  Finnish for Foreigners 4 (CEFR A2) (3 ECTS)

And two of the following courses (5-6 ECTS):
OENG0810  Advanced Legal English: Writing (CEFR B2-C1) (3 ECTS) (only for non-native English speakers)
OENG0811  Advanced Legal English: Oral Skills (CEFR B2-C1) (3 ECTS) (only for non-native English speakers)
XENG0005  Academic Writing for International Master's Degree Students (CEFR B2) (3 ECTS)
XPUH0021  Academic Speech Communication (2 ECTS)

Note! Native speakers of English should take the courses XENG0005 and XPUH0021.