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Oral and Written Communication

Structure Type: Study unit
Code: TL00BE43
Curriculum: TK 2024
Level: Bachelor of Business Administration
Year of Study: 1 (2024-2025)
Semester: Spring
Credits: 4 cr
Responsible Teacher: Liedes, Pia
Language of Instruction: Finnish

Courses During the Academic Year 2024-2025

Impl.Group(s)Study TimeTeacher(s)LanguageEnrolment
3022LT2024-1A2025-01-02 – 2025-03-02Pia LiedesFinnish2024-12-01 – 2025-01-12
3023LT2024-1B, LT2024-1C2025-03-10 – 2025-05-11Pia LiedesFinnish2024-12-01 – 2025-01-12
3025LT2024-1D2025-03-10 – 2025-05-11Pia LiedesFinnish2024-12-01 – 2025-01-12
3026LT2024-1O2024-08-19 – 2024-12-20Pia LiedesFinnish2024-08-01 – 2024-09-06
3027TK2024-1A, TK2024-1B2024-10-21 – 2025-03-09Pia LiedesFinnish2024-08-01 – 2024-09-06
3029LT2024V-1T2024-08-19 – 2024-12-15Pia LiedesFinnish2024-08-01 – 2024-09-06

Taking the course in advance? See the courses during the academic year 2023-2024.

Learning Outcomes

The student is able to produce documents with appropriate content, layout, style and language in various situations of working life. The student comprehends the significance of communication in working life. He/she takes part and is able to express himself/herself as well as give and receive feedback. The student follows the VAMK writing instructions and utilizes the (modern) tools available for editing language.

Student's Workload

Total work load 108 h.
- scheduled 32 h.
- autonomous 76 h.
The assesment of student's own learning 1 h is included in contact lessons.

Prerequisites / Recommended Optional Courses



Basics of business communication, media, interaction and written skills in studies, text analysis.

Regional Impact

Communication skills taking into account the local business life.


Crosscultural communication.

Recommended or Required Reading and Other Learning Resources/Tools

Kortetjärvi-Nurmi,S. & Murtola, K. 2016. Areena. Yritysviestinnän käsikirja. Edita.

Mode of Delivery / Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods

Lectures, group work, assignments, presentations.

Assessment Criteria

5=Produces good quality text used in working life and uses styles according to situation and target group in excellent Finnish. Is able to analyze and utilize versatile persuasive communication and interact appropriately and efficiently in working life situations. Is capable to analyze his/her own and others' communication skills.
3=Produces basic text used in working life and uses styles according to situation and target group.Is able to analyze and utilize persuasive communication and interact appropriately in working life situations.
1=Produces text used in working life.Is able to name persuasive communication and interact in working life situations.

Assessment Methods

Participation and presentations, completed written assignments, exam. Numeric.