Instruction

Name Cr Method of study Time Location Organiser
Academic and Professional Communication in English 1 & 2 (CEFR B2), Laajasalon opisto, 2019-2020 4 Cr Course 1.9.2019 - 31.5.2020 Helsinki
Academic and Professional Communication in English 1 & 2 (CEFR B2), Helsingin evankelinen opisto, 2019-2020 4 Cr Course 1.9.2019 - 31.5.2020 Helsinki
Academic and Professional Communication in English 1 & 2 (CEFR B2), summer 2020,Group A 4 Cr Online Course 4.5.2020 - 17.6.2020 Helsinki Open university
Academic and Professional Communication in English 1 & 2 (CEFR B2), summer 2020, Group B 4 Cr Online Course 4.5.2020 - 17.6.2020 Helsinki Open university
Academic and Professional Communication in English 1 & 2 (CEFR B2), summer 2020, Group C 4 Cr Online Course 5.5.2020 - 25.6.2020 Helsinki Open university
Academic and Professional Communication in English 1 & 2 (CEFR B2), summer 2020, Group D 4 Cr Online Course 5.5.2020 - 16.6.2020 Helsinki Open university
Academic and Professional Communication in English 1 & 2 (CEFR B2), summer 2020, Group E 4 Cr Online Course 3.8.2020 - 27.8.2020 Helsinki Open university
Academic and Professional Communication in English 1 & 2 (CEFR B2), summer 2020, Group F 4 Cr Online Course 4.8.2020 - 17.9.2020 Helsinki Open university
Cancelled PERUTTU: Academic and Professional Communication in English 1 & 2 (CEFR B2), summer 2020, Group G 4 Cr Course 4.8.2020 - 22.9.2020 Helsinki Open university
Name Cr Method of study Time Location Organiser
Academic and Professional Communication in English 1 & 2 (CEFR B2), Päijät-Hämeen kesäyliopisto, spring 2020 4 Cr Course 20.1.2020 - 30.3.2020 Lahti
Academic and Professional Communication in English 1 & 2 (CEFR B2) 4 Cr Course 13.1.2020 - 30.4.2020 Helsinki Open university
Academic and Professional Communication in English 1 & 2 (CEFR B2), spring 2020 4 Cr Course 7.1.2020 - 26.3.2020 Helsinki Open university
Academic and Professional Communication in English 1 & 2 (CEFR B2), Vantaan aikuisopisto, autumn 2019-spring 2020 4 Cr Course 4.10.2019 - 6.3.2020 Vantaa
Academic and Professional Communication in English 1 & 2 (CEFR B2), autumn 2019 4 Cr Course 26.9.2019 - 26.11.2019 Helsinki Open university
Academic and Professional Communication in English 1 & 2 (CEFR B2), 6 ryhmää, Työväen Akatemia, autumn 2019-spring 2020 4 Cr Course 4.9.2019 - 28.2.2020 Kauniainen
Academic and Professional Communication in English 1 & 2 (CEFR B2) 4 Cr Course 2.9.2019 - 13.12.2019 Helsinki Open university
Academic and Professional Communication in English 1 & 2 (CEFR B2), summer 2019 4 Cr Course 6.8.2019 - 24.9.2019 Helsinki Open university
Academic and Professional Communication in English 1 & 2 (CEFR B2), summer 2019, Group F 4 Cr Course 5.8.2019 - 29.8.2019 Helsinki Open university
Academic and Professional Communication in English 1 & 2 (CEFR B2), summer 2019, Group E 4 Cr Course 1.8.2019 - 19.9.2019 Helsinki Open university
Academic and Professional Communication in English 1 & 2 (CEFR B2), summer 2019, Group D 4 Cr Course 7.5.2019 - 18.6.2019 Helsinki Open university
Academic and Professional Communication in English 1 & 2 (CEFR B2), summer 2019, Group A 4 Cr Course 2.5.2019 - 17.6.2019 Helsinki Open university
Academic and Professional Communication in English 1 & 2 (CEFR B2), summer 2019, Group C 4 Cr Course 2.5.2019 - 19.6.2019 Helsinki Open university
Academic and Professional Communication in English 1 & 2 (CEFR B2), summer 2019, Group B 4 Cr Course 2.5.2019 - 19.6.2019 Helsinki Open university
Academic and Professional Communication in English 1 & 2 (CEFR B2) 4 Cr Course 7.2.2019 - 25.4.2019 Lahti
Academic and Professional Communication in English 1 & 2 (CEFR B2), Spring 2019 4 Cr Course 16.1.2019 - 24.4.2019 Helsinki Open university
Academic and Professional Communication in English 1 & 2 (CEFR B2) 4 Cr Course 14.1.2019 - 4.5.2019 Helsinki Open university
Cancelled Academic and Professional Communication in English 1 & 2 (CEFR B2) 4 Cr Course 9.1.2019 - 22.5.2019 Porvoo
Academic and Professional Communication in English 1 & 2 (CEFR B2) 4 Cr Course 12.10.2018 - 22.3.2019 Vantaa
Academic and Professional Communication in English 1 & 2 (CEFR B2) 4 Cr Course 1.10.2018 - 15.11.2018 Helsinki
Academic and Professional Communication in English 1 & 2 (CEFR B2), autumn 2018 4 Cr Course 25.9.2018 - 27.11.2018 Helsinki Open university
Academic and Professional Communication in English 1 & 2 (CEFR B2) 4 Cr Course 10.9.2018 - 15.12.2018 Helsinki Open university
Academic and Professional Communication in English 1 & 2 (CEFR B2) 4 Cr Course 4.9.2018 - 26.2.2019 Kauniainen
Academic and Professional Communication in English 1 & 2 (CEFR B2) 4 Cr Course 30.8.2018 - 25.10.2018 Helsinki
Academic and Professional Communication in English 1 & 2 (CEFR B2) 4 Cr Course 21.8.2018 - 28.9.2018 Helsinki
Academic and Professional Communication in English 1 & 2 (CEFR B2), kesä 2018 4 Cr Course 7.8.2018 - 20.9.2018 Helsinki Open university
Academic and Professional Communication in English 1 & 2 (CEFR B2), kesä 2018 4 Cr Course 1.8.2018 - 17.9.2018 Helsinki Open university
Academic and Professional Communication in English 1 & 2 (CEFR B2), kesä 2018 4 Cr Course 3.5.2018 - 14.6.2018 Helsinki Open university
Academic and Professional Communication in English 1 & 2 (CEFR B2) kesä 2018 4 Cr Course 3.5.2018 - 19.6.2018 Helsinki Open university
Academic and Professional Communication in English 1 & 2 (CEFR B2) kesä 2018 4 Cr Course 2.5.2018 - 20.6.2018 Helsinki Open university
Academic and Professional Communication in English 1 & 2 (CEFR B2), kesä 2018 4 Cr Course 2.5.2018 - 20.6.2018 Helsinki Open university
Academic and Professional Communication in English 1 & 2 (CEFR B2) 4 Cr Course 15.1.2018 - 4.5.2018 Helsinki Open university
Academic and Professional Communication in English 1 & 2 (CEFR B2), spring 2018, HEO 4 Cr Course 15.1.2018 - 15.2.2018 Helsinki
Academic and Professional Communication in English 1 & 2 (CEFR B2), spring 2018 4 Cr Course 9.1.2018 - 24.4.2018 Helsinki Open university
Academic and Professional Communication in English 1 & 2 (CEFR B2) 4 Cr Course 1.12.2017 - 17.3.2018 Vantaa
Cancelled Academic and Professional Communication in English 1 & 2 (CEFR B2) 4 Cr Course 21.9.2017 - 7.12.2017 Lahti
Academic and Professional Communication in English 1 & 2 (CEFR B2) 4 Cr Course 18.9.2017 - 29.11.2017 Helsinki Open university
Academic and Professional Communication in English 1 & 2 (CEFR B2) 4 Cr Course 11.9.2017 - 15.12.2017 Helsinki Open university
Academic and Professional Communication in English 1 & 2 (CEFR B2) 4 Cr Course 6.9.2017 - 24.11.2017 Kauniainen
Academic and Professional Communication in English 1 & 2 (CEFR B2) 4 Cr Course 4.9.2017 - 20.11.2017 Helsinki

Prerequisites

Starting level CEFR B2

If you are uncertain about your CEFR level (https://flamma.helsinki.fi/en/HY289960), contact the teacher or the tutor before signing up (https://flamma.helsinki.fi/fi/HY274841).

Learning outcomes

The aim of the course is for students to activate and develop skills in the academic and professional English of their field and to gain confidence in communicating in situations relevant to their studies and professional life. The intention is that students improve their ability to

  • understand general and academic/professional spoken English
  • discuss/present in academic/professional English fluently and spontaneously
  • read and understand academic/professional English texts
  • write academic/professional English texts clearly and accurately
  • take responsibility for their own learning and become more autonomous language learners, in order to promote life-long learning.

Contents

Depending on the particular needs of the group, the course will include

  • field-specific materials from a range of sources such as journals, (text) books, and the Internet, provided by students and the teacher
  • reading the material, applying appropriate strategies
  • writing texts relevant to the students' academic and professional needs
  • presenting and discussing topics related to the fields of study
  • becoming familiar with strategies and tools for future language development.

Assessment practices and criteria

Pass/fail

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