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Opintojakson toteutussuunnitelma

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RyhmäVAP17-18/Vapaasti valittavat opinnot, perustutkinnot
OpintojaksoVV7U Survival Finnish, 5.00 op, 133 h
Primarily for exchange students
ToimipisteYhteiset opinnot
VastuuopettajaTuisku-Niukkala Eila
Muut opettajat
Toteutuksen tilaPäättynyt

Kuvauksen tila Valmis
Opetuskieli englanti
Alkamis- ja päättymispvm01.08.2017 - 24.10.2017
Osallistujia min.  
Osallistujia max.  
Ilmoittautumisaika15.03.2017 - 15.04.2017
Toteutustapa Vapaasti valittavat opinnot
Virtuaaliosuus 3 op
T&k-integraatio 0 op
Tentin uusintapäivät
Koulutuksen aikataulu (www-linkki)
Kuvauksen kieli suomi 
Osaamistavoitteet ja teemat

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 is to achieve 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.

Pedagogiset järjestelyt

Pedagogical arrangements

Training session for Adobe Connect e-learning and conferencing applications:

Training session for your user group will be arranged on 9. Oct. at 13.30-14.15 in Kemi in Rovaniemi.

Headsets: Student must bring his/her own USB Headset to succesfully participate in Adobe Connect-classes.

Support: If any questions about Adobe Connect etc., feel free to contact eLearning Services staff

Contact lessons taught in Rovaniemi 2nd of October at 14.30 in Jokiväylä 11, C302 and 7th of October at 9.00 at A102 in Meripuistokatu 26.

Adobe Connect sessions 24x45min

9.10. klo 14.30-17.30

11.10. klo 14.30-17.30

25.10. klo 14.30-17.30

1.11. klo 14.30-17.30

8.11. klo 14.30-17.30

15.11. klo 14.30-17.30

Precourse assignment: In between 26.9.-2.10. visit this link write Finnish words concerning the following topicsHOME, STUDIES, CLOTHES, VEHICLES (transport) and FOOD. Write at least 5 words to each topic with translation, e.g. bed = sänky.The aim of this preliminary exercise is to collect English-Finnish-vocabulary concerning topics above and use it actively during the course Survival Finnish.

Final assignment: As the final exercise of the Survival Finnish course you have to make a video where you use as much and as difficult Finnish as possible.The video can for example be a conversation in Finnish, an introduction of your flat in Finnish or an action video My day in Rovaniemi / in Lapin AMK. The video should last approximately 5 minutes. Deadline for this exercise is 22.11. Upload the video file to your Google Drive (or somewhere else) and make it available to all who have the link and submit the link in Moodle. Alternatively you can create a YouTube account and channel and upload the files as private and submit the link in Moodle. You have completed the course after submitting the link.


Students are provided with learning material and assignments in Moodle and contact lessons. Check Moodle VV7U Survival Finnish autumn 2017, register with a key  SF2017


After the course student is able to tell her-/himself and her/his family in Finnish. He/she can understand simple Finnish phrases. Student is able to recognize some basic words and write simple phrases in Finnish. Student is able to recognize some characteristics of Finnish culture and way of life.


Course is completed, when student participates actively in contact lessons, completes his/hers homework and does the final exercise.

The course is graded on the scale from 0 to 5, 1 representing the lowest pass grade and 5 representing the highest grade.


  • 1: Student is able to use some Finnish words and understands some words of spoken Finnish. Understands some features of Finnish culture.
  • 3: Student is able to use some basic Finnish vocabulary and understands some sentences of spoken Finnish. Understands some aspects of Finnish culture and way of life.
  • 5: Student is able to useactively Finnish vocabulary he/she learnt and understands short discussions in Finnish.Student is ableto write short texts in Finnish. Understands aspects of Finnish culture, habits and way of life.
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