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24.2.2020 at 12:00 - 1.3.2020 at 23:59


This course is intended for students of Master's degree programmes.

This course fulfils the foreign language requirement in the Masters degree either fully or partially, depending on the programme-specific requirements. Not all Master's programmes have the course in their compulsory requirements.

Starting level CEFR C1.

The course 993734 Academic Writing for Students in Masters Degree Programmes 1 should be taken before this course. If you are uncertain about your CEFR level (pdf), contact the teacher or the tutor before signing up.

See WebOodi (WebOodi > Instruction and courses > Course catalogues > Language Centre > English) for other courses supporting the further development of the competence provided by this course.

The aim of this course is for students to

  • deepen the skills acquired in Academic Writing for Students in English-medium Master's Degree Programmes 1 (993734)
  • focus on their individual goals as writers and presenters

In the first or second year of a Master's Degree Programme, depending on the Programme. After taking 993734 Academic Writing for Students in Master's Degree Programmes 1.

The sessions of the course include, for example

  • one-on-one teacher feedback on student writing
  • oral presentations
  • poster presentations

The contents of each group may vary, depending on the students' goals and programmes.

Moodle/other media

Materials, in paper or electronic format, provided by both the teacher and the students, will be used during the course.


The course uses peer evaluation, self-evaluation and/or evaluation by the teacher.

Includes 54 hours of work (2 x 27 hours).

The Language Centre requires students to attend approximately 80% of the classes. Concessions may be made if warranted by the nature of the course. However, attendance is required for any contact lessons.

This course replaces the course 993735 Academic Writing for Students in English-Medium Master's Degree Programmes 2 (CEFR C1), 2 op