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Kotimaisten kielten ja kirjallisuuksien KO; valinnainen kaikille Helsingin yliopiston opiskelijoille.

FINN-114, 3 cr

After completing the course, you will

  • Be able to pronounce Finnish
  • Understand the vocabulary of the course topics
  • Be able to introduce and provide basic information about yourself and your family
  • Be able to communicate in the most common service encounters as well as certain frequent social situations in Finnish
  • Be able to write brief messages on everyday topics
  • Be familiar with certain central features of Finnish everyday life and culture

FINN-114, 5 cr

After completing the course, you will

  • Be able to pronounce Finnish
  • Understand the vocabulary of the course topics
  • Be able to provide basic information about yourself and your family, as well as talk about your everyday life
  • Be able to communicate in routine service encounters and certain frequent social situations
  • Be able to write brief messages on everyday topics
  • Be able to identify the central information from brief texts (such as notices) related to the course topics
  • Be familiar with certain central features of Finnish everyday life and culture

Kurssi järjestetään joka lukukausi.

FINN-114, 3 cr

  • Routine social situations and service encounters
  • Everyday basic vocabulary (greetings and introductions, countries, nationalities and languages, numbers, expressions of time, weather, food, studying, family)
  • Basic structures of language (sounds, vocal harmony, interrogative and declarative clauses, singular partitive and genitive, the possessive structure (-lla on), verb types and conjugation)
  • Introduction to Finnish life and culture

FINN-114, 5 cr

  • Practising simple discussions and routine service encounters
  • Everyday basic vocabulary (greetings and introductions; countries, nationalities and languages; numbers; expressions of time; weather; food; studying; family; daily routine; travel; free time; communicating in shops and restaurants)
  • Basic structures of language (sounds, vocal harmony, consonant gradation, interrogative and declarative clauses, singular partitive and genitive, the possessive structure (-lla on), conjugation and verb types, local cases, the you imperative, the most common word types, demonstrative pronouns)
  • Introduction to Finnish life and culture
  • The course consists of contact teaching, pair and group work, as well as independent study.
  • Students are expected to actively participate during classes and complete home assignments.
  • Attendance of 80% is strongly recommended,
  • while 50% attendance is required for completing the course.

Kirjalliset ja suulliset tehtävät kurssin aikana, mahdolliset välitentit ja lopputentti. Tentit voivat olla kirjallisia tai suullisia.

  • FINN-114, 3 cr: The assessment is based on a final examination and potential course assignments, as well as participation during the course.
  • FINN-114, 5 cr: The assessment is based on potential interim examinations and a final examination, as well as potential course assignments and participation during the course.
  • The weight given to the different assessment factors will be announced at the beginning of the course.

FINN-114, 3 cr: Target proficiency level: A1.1

FINN-114, 5 cr: Target proficiency level: A1.2

Kurssi, ei kirjatenttivaihtoehtoa.