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Tandem svenska - kommunikativa kunskaper

Structure Type: Study unit
Code: IXV0100
Curriculum: KT 2018
Level: Bachelor of Engineering
Year of Study: 1 (2018-2019)
Semester: Autumn
Credits: 4 cr
Responsible Teacher: Isokangas, Sari
Language of Instruction: Finnish

Courses During the Academic Year 2018-2019

Impl.Group(s)Study TimeTeacher(s)LanguageEnrolment
1I-ST-1N2018-08-31 – 2018-12-21Sari IsokangasSwedish2018-08-20 – 2018-09-10
2I-KT-1N2018-08-31 – 2018-12-21Katariina SavolainenSwedish2018-08-20 – 2018-09-10

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Learning Outcomes

The study unit is meant for students who need more practice in both speaking and writing skills.
The student will learn to use the structures and vocabulary of Swedish more fluently and s/he learns to talk about everyday matters, such as education, work and current topics. The student will develop his/her communicative skills.

Student's Workload

Total work load 108 hrs of which 42 hrs scheduled work 44 hrs and 64 hrs independent work.


Spoken and written communication, tandem meetings and exercises.

Regional Impact

The student improves her/his possibilities to work successfully in a bilingual working environment.

Recommended or Required Reading and Other Learning Resources/Tools

Material complied by the taecher.

Mode of Delivery / Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods

Contact teaching, Tandem meetings with Swedish speaking students in which Swedish and Finnish are used alternatingly, home assignments, and independent learning. The course is implemented in co-operation with Yrkeshögskolan Novia.

Assessment Methods

Continuos assessment, active participation in Tandem -meetings and assignments. No written exam.