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English: Professional Writing - KKENVAL9

This course has ended

Scope (ECTS)

2.0

Responsible university/faculty

University of Tampere - Language Centre

Time

August 10th – September 11th, 2020, online course (no contact lessons)

Target group

The course aims to provide the student with English professional writing competencies needed in working life.

Common European Framework of Reference for Languages: B1–B2

Objectives

On completion of the course, students are expected to be able to

  • - write well-structured and reader-friendly documents related to working life
  • - use appropriate terminology of their professional field
  • - follow the conventions of professional written communication
  • - consider cultural aspects in professional writing

Contents

To achieve the learning outcomes, students will

  • - write various documents related to working life (e.g. emails, memos, proposals, applications and reports)
  • - give and receive constructive feedback on their work and revise it accordingly
  • - compile a short list of field-specific terminology

The teaching language is English.

Materials

Will be distributed by the teacher through Moodle.

Modes of study

Online course
Evaluation: Pass/Fail. Satisfactory completion of tasks, attendance and active participation, other criteria will be given by the teacher.

Although the course is online, it involves extensive group work with strict deadlines. Note that this is an intensive interactive course.

Additional information

The information published above is subject to change.

Teacher

Raija Keni

Course credit

2

Enrollment status

Enrollment has expired

Dates

10.8.2020 - 11.9.2020

Enrollment begins

26.3.2020

Enrollment ends

27.7.2020

Price

105€