Suomen kielen jatkokurssi 1 - KKSU5 / Finnish Advanced Course 1 - KKSU5

This course has been cancelled

Scope (ECTS)


Responsible university/faculty

Tampere University – Language Centre


The course has been cancelled!

May 20 to June 19th, 2019, on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.

No class on May 30th.


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

Target group / preceding studies

Finnish Elementary Courses 1–4 (or equivalent)


Upon successful completion of Finnish Advanced Course 1, students will be able to communicate orally and in written form on various matters connected to familiar themes. They will also be able to give quite detailed accounts of different situations and events, and understand such accounts. With the help of a dictionary, students will be able to read texts whose structural requirements are slightly below standard newspaper language.

Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR): B1


During the course, students are acquainted with basic Finnish grammar and vocabulary connected to different themes. In addition, they engage in structural and communicative exercises focusing on the topics covered.

Modes of study

Active participation in the course. There will be an examination after the course. Assessment is based on participation in the course and the final examination.

Group instruction: 52 hours
Independent work: approximately 56 hours

Evaluation: Numeric 1–5.


Provided by the teacher.


The exam dates will be announced later.


The course corresponds to the curriculum of Tampere University’s Language Centre (KKSU5).

See also

You can continue studuying with us on Finnish Advanced Course 2 – KKSU6.

Additional information

The information published above is subject to change.

Hanna-Riikka Hodges
There are available places on the course
20.5.2019 - 19.6.2019
Enrollment begins
20.3.2019 00:00
Enrollment ends
Credits 4
Course fee 155,00

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