KIE-32027 Professional Interactions in English/TUTA & TIJO, 2-3 cr


This is the first English course offered to students who have chosen English as their obligatory foreign language at University.
The course is worth two credits and is in line with the requirements of your programme.
The course aims to maximize your opportunities to interact in English in situations typical of the workplace.
The exact content and timing of the course is decided in consultation with representatives from your degree programme and will reflect the language needs of your specialist field.

The course is only intended for degree students


Sarina Lewis


Toteutuskerta Periodi Vastuuhenkilö Suoritusvaatimukset
KIE-32027 2019-01 3 Raija Keni
KIE-32027 2019-03 3 Sarina Lewis
KIE-32027 2019-04 3 Raija Keni
Sarina Lewis


At the end of the course, you will be able to: - Communicate clearly, reliably, cohesively, and logically in English in a range of professional contexts, taking into account identity, audience, purpose, relationships, media, as well as conventions for intercultural communication where appropriate. - Reflect on your English language and communication skills through self and peer evaluation. - Apply some principles of effective teamwork in the completion of collaborative tasks.


Sisältö Ydinsisältö Täydentävä tietämys Erityistietämys
1. Collaborating in pairs or groups in order to engage in professional communication situations, for example: poster presentations, panel discussions, meetings, etc.     
2. Engaging in discussions about basic concepts and principles central to students' field of study.     
3. Engaging in everyday social comunnication events, e.g. small talk.  Social skills and intercultural skills.   
4. Engaging in peer review.     
5. Researching technological topics by critically reading from both popular and scientific sources. Summarising information from these sources.     


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KIE-32027 Professional Interactions in English/TUTA & TIJO, 2-3 cr KIE-32026 Spoken Communication in English/TUTA & TIJO, 3 cr  

Päivittäjä: Lewis Sarina, 04.11.2019