Language and Communication Studies for Foreign Graduate Students

Faculty of Social Sciences

 

Students of Management

BACHELOR'S DEGREE

Language and Communication Studies

Language and Communication Studies

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):
SENG0101  English: Reading Comprehension (CEFR B2) (3 ECTS) (only for non-native English speakers)
SENG0102  English: Oral Skills (CEFR B2) (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.


MASTER'S DEGREE

Language and Communication Studies

The students of Management are expected to select 5 ECTS credits from the following list of optional language and communication studies.

Optional Language and Communication Studies: 

Academic Written Skills
 (taught in Finnish) 
XAKA0103 Tutkimuskirjoittaminen 2 op

Speech Communication (taught in Finnish)
XTYO0101 Neuvottelu- ja yhteistyötaidot 2 op

Swedish (taught in Swedish)
XRUO0010 Ruotsin suullisen viestinnän kurssi Glädjeprat (CEFR B2) 3 op

English 
TENG0104 English: Oral and Written Business Communication (CEFR B2) 3 ECTS
TENG0105 English: Writing (CEFR B2) 3 ECTS

II Foreign Language
 
TSAK0201 German: Reading Comprehension (CERS B1) 3 ECTS
TRAN0201 French: Reading Comprehension (CEFR B1) 3 ECTS
TVEN0201 Venäjän tekstin ymmärtäminen (CEFR B1) 3 op
TESP0201 Spanish: Reading Comprehension (CEFR B1) 3 ECTS
TSAA0201 Saamen tekstin ymmärtäminen (CEFR B1) 3 op 

TSAK0206 German: Project and Networking Skills (CEFR B1) 2 ECTS
TRAN0206 French: Project and Networking Skills (CEFR B1) 2 ECTS
TVEN0206 Projekti- ja verkostointitaito, venäjä (CEFR B1) 2 op
TESP0206 Spanish: Project and Networking Skills (CEFR B1) 2 ECTS
TSAA0206 Projekti- ja verkostointitaito, saame (CEFR B1) 2 op