Opi suomea 3 / Learn Finnish 3

An intensive summer course


July 15th to July 31st, 2019, from Monday to Friday at 9.00–12.15


Tampere (more detailed information will sent to participants by email)

Target group

Learn Finnish 3 is suitable for you if you have participated on the course Learn Finnish 2 or if your skill level is A1.2 (according to the European Framework of Reference for Languages, CEFR). You have studied chapters 1 to 6 from the textbook Suomen mestari 1, or have equivalent skills.

The target skill level is A1.3.


The course is intensive and participants are required to be active. We will study grammar, speaking, pronunciation, vocabulary, and culture. The textbook Suomen mestari 1 forms the core of the course, but other materials will be used as well. On this course, we will study chapters 7–9.

Active participation on the various discussions and other tasks done on the lessons, doing homework, and studying new words are necessary on daily basis. We will hold interesting discussions, play language games, and learn more about Finnish culture together. At the end of the course, there will be a course exam. Languages of instruction are English and Finnish.

Modes of study

Active and regular participation and the exam. In order to get a full certificate, students are required to participate regularly on the lessons and pass the exam. In order to pass the course, participants are required to attend at least 70 or 80 per cent of the lessons.

Evaluation: Pass/Fail.


Suomen mestari 1. Sonja Gehring & Sanni Heinzmann, Finn Lectura, chapters 7–9
Note! The book is not included in the course fee.

Please buy or borrow the book before the course begins! The book will be needed from the 1st lesson onwards. Each participant will need their own copy of the book.  A dictionary is also recommended.

See also

You can continue studying with us on Learn Finnish 4.

Additional information

The information published above is subject to change.

Sirje Perendi
There are available places on the course
15.7.2019 - 31.7.2019
Enrollment begins
4.3.2019 00:00
Enrollment ends
Course fee 150,00