Business Finnish (Finns) (In Swedish)

Structure Type: Course
Code: TIP0315
Type: Compulsory
Level: Bachelor
Credits: 3.0 points
Responsible Teacher: a
Teacher Team: Liedes, Pia ; Waltermann, Marianne
Language of Instruction: Finnish

Course Implementations, Planned Year of Study and Semester

Curriculum  Semester  Credits  Start of Semester  End of Semester
T-IB-2009   1 autumn   3.0   2009-08-24   2009-12-19  
T-IB-2010   1 autumn   3.0   2010-08-24   2010-12-18  
T-IB-2011   1 autumn   3.0   2011-08-22   2011-12-23  
T-IB-2012   1 autumn   3.0   2012-08-24   2012-12-18  
T-IB-2013   1 autumn   3.0        
IB-2014   1 autumn   3.0        
IB-2015   1 autumn   3.0        
IB-2016   1 autumn   3.0        
IB-2017   1 autumn   3.0        

Learning Outcomes

The student practises Finnish customized to his/her level. Accumulation of vocabulary and oral communication. Bilingual students learn to pay attention to formal style and the special characteristics of written Finnish.

Student's Workload

Total work load 81 hours
- scheduled studies 26 h
- autonoumus studies 55 h.
The assesment of student's own learning 1 h is included in contact lessons.

Prerequisites / Recommended Optional Courses

No prerequisites.


Written ja oral communication in working life.

Regional Impact

Developing one's communication skills taking into account the local business.


Communication between different cultures.

Recommended or Required Reading

Course material provided by the lecturer.

Mode of Delivery / Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods

Lessons 15 h, oral and written training 24 h. Listening and reading comprehension, presentations and producing text.

Assessment Criteria

5.The student utilises theories, concepts and methods consistently in various situations in Business Communication.
3. The student utilizes essential concepts in single situations and assignments and understand the theories on which the assignments are based in case of Business Communication
1 The student recognises and understands the essential theories, principles and methods in Business Comminication

Assessment Methods

Individual tasks 50 % and project 50 %. Numeric assesment (0-5).

Work Placement

No training included.

Further Information