Instruction

Name Cr Method of study Time Location Organiser
Finnish 2A, Viikki Campus (autumn semester) 3 Cr Lecture Course 8.9.2020 - 15.10.2020
Finnish 2A, City Centre Campus (autumn semester) 3 Cr Lecture Course 8.9.2020 - 15.10.2020
Finnish 2A, Viikki Campus (spring) 3 Cr Lecture Course 18.1.2021 - 3.3.2021
Finnish 2A, City Centre Campus (spring semester) 3 Cr Lecture Course 18.1.2021 - 3.3.2021
Finnish 2A Kumpula Campus (spring semester) 3 Cr Lecture Course 20.1.2021 - 5.3.2021
Name Cr Method of study Time Location Organiser
Finnish 2A 3 Cr Exam retake 3.4.2020 - 3.4.2020
Suomi 2A (Kumpula) 3 Cr Lecture Course 15.1.2020 - 28.2.2020
Suomi 2A, Keskusta A (kevät) (FINN-221/405603) 3 Cr Course 14.1.2020 - 27.2.2020
Suomi 2A, Viikki (kevät) (FINN-221/405603) 3 Cr Course 14.1.2020 - 27.2.2020
Suomi 2A, Viikki (syksy) (FINN-221/405603) 3 Cr Course 10.9.2019 - 17.10.2019
Suomi 2A, Keskusta (syksy) (FINN-221/405603) 3 Cr Course 9.9.2019 - 16.10.2019
Finnish 2A Viikki, group 2 (Paula Andersson) 3 Cr Exam retake 5.4.2019 - 5.4.2019
Finnish 2A, group 2 (Leena Kuivanen) 3 Cr Exam retake 5.4.2019 - 5.4.2019
Finnish 2A 3 Cr Exam retake 23.11.2018 - 23.11.2018
Finnish 2A 3 Cr Exam retake 23.11.2018 - 23.11.2018
Suomi 2A (Viikki) (FINN-221/405603) 3 Cr Course 11.9.2018 - 28.2.2019
Suomi 2A (keskusta) (FINN-221/405603) 3 Cr Course 10.9.2018 - 28.2.2019
Finnish 2A 3 Cr Exam retake 13.4.2018 - 13.4.2018
Finnish 2A 3 Cr Exam retake 2.2.2018 - 2.2.2018
Suomi 2A, kevät, A 3 Cr Course 16.1.2018 - 1.3.2018
Suomi 2A, kevät B 3 Cr Course 15.1.2018 - 28.2.2018
Suomi 2A (Viikki) 3 Cr Course 12.9.2017 - 18.10.2017
Suomi 2A (keskusta) 3 Cr Course 11.9.2017 - 19.10.2017

Target group

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

Prerequisites

Suomi 1B tai vastaavat tiedot ja taidot.

Learning outcomes

After completing the course, you will

  • Be able to talk about food and communicate in restaurants
  • Be able to talk about a regular day of work or studies
  • Be able to talk about past events
  • Be able to take part in simple discussions related to the course topics and express your opinion
  • Be able to ask for and understand simple directions
  • Understand and be able to write brief messages related to situations occurring during work or studies
  • Be familiar with certain central characteristics of colloquial Finnish
  • Be familiar with the basics of Finnish working life and visiting customs

Timing

Kurssi järjestetään lukuvuosittain.

Contents

  • Practising simple social situations and service encounters
  • Everyday vocabulary (food, festivities, asking for and giving directions, work, studies, communicating in restaurants, travel, clothes)
  • Basic language structures (mass nouns and the partitive case, postpositions, object, affirmative past tense, the mennään structure, the government of most common verbs)
  • Introduction to the central characteristics of colloquial Finnish

Completion

  • 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.

Activities and teaching methods in support of learning

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

Assessment practices and criteria

  • The assessment is based on a final examination, 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.

Additional information

Target proficiency level: A1.3

Completion methods

Kurssi, ei kirjatenttivaihtoehtoa.