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Opintojakson toteutussuunnitelma

GroupVAP14-15/Free-choice elective studies
Study unitVV7U Survival Finnish, 5.00 ECTS credits, 133 h
Primarily for exchange students
UnitYhteiset opinnot
Time of implementationSpring1/2014-2015, Spring2/2014-2015
Responsible teacherVäyrynen Minna
Other teachers
Status of implementationFinished

Description status Ready
Language of instruction English
Starting and ending dates16.01.2015 - 07.04.2015
Minimum number of participants  
Maximum number of participants 25 
Enrolment period08.01.2015 - 23.01.2015
Implementation method
Virtuality 5 ECTS credits
R&D integration 0 ECTS credits
Resit dates of the exam 11.05.2015 klo 16:30-19:30, 01.06.2015 klo 16:30-19:30
Koulutuksen aikataulu (www-linkki)
Description language English 

The student will be able to get by (survive) in simple everyday situations in Finnish. S/he will understand simple-structured written and spoken messages about everyday subjects. The aim ist to achieve at least the level A1 of the CEFR (the Common European Framework of Reference for languages).

Proficiency level A1 in CEFR: Can understand and use familiar everyday expressions and very basic phrases aimed at the satisfaction of needs of a concrete type. Can introduce him/herself and others and can ask and answer questions about personal details such as where he/she lives, people he/she knows and things he/she has. Can interact in a simple way provided the other person talks slowly and clearly and is prepared to help.

Assessment criteria  
Pedagogical arrangements

Pedagogical arrangements

Contact lessons 40h, taught through Ilinc distance learning software.

Independent study 93h (including assignments and preparation for the classes and for the exam)



Material in Moodle and the coursebook:

Gehring S. - Heinzmann S. 2012. Suomen mestari 1. Helsinki: Finn Lectura




Basic everyday vocabulary and situations such as shopping, travelling, restaurant, making an appointment

Structure: verbs, partitive singular, local cases


Assignments and assessment

- written assigments (short texts in Finnish)

- active participation in the classes (80%)

- listening comprehension and written exam

Assessment scale

fail - excellent 5