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GroupK702D14S/Degree Programme in Nursing (in English) (Kemi)
Study unitK702D41 Finnish for foreigners, 12.00 ECTS credits, 320 h
UnitTerveysala (Meripuistokatu 26) Kemi
Time of implementationAutumn1/2015-2016, Autumn2/2014-2015, Autumn2/2015-2016, Spring1/2014-2015, Spring2/2014-2015
Responsible teacherPartanen Riikka, X1 Hoitotyö SH KEMI
Other teachers
Status of implementationFinished

Description status Ready
Language of instruction English
Starting and ending dates25.10.2014 - 31.12.2015
Minimum number of participants  
Maximum number of participants  
Enrolment period15.04.2014 - 15.10.2015
Implementation method
Virtuality 1 ECTS credits
R&D integration 0 ECTS credits
Resit dates of the exam
Koulutuksen aikataulu (www-linkki)
Description language English 


Assessment criteria


Pedagogical arrangements

Active participation (80 %) in contact lessons, completion of homework, a short essay, demonstration of oral skills, exam(s).


Material is informed at the beginning of the course.

These books are used:

  • Suomen Mestari 1 and 2

Finnish for Foreigners 1: Suomen mestari 1, chapters 6-9 (3 op)

Finnish for Foreigners 2: Suomen mestari 2, chapters 1-4 (3 op)

Finnish for Foreigners 3: Suomen mestari 2, chapters 5-8 (3 op)

Finnish for Foreigners 4: Suomen mestari 3 / teacher's own material concerning nursing

Learning outcomes/objectives:

Student is able totell about his/her work and profession in Finnish. Student understands slowly and clearly spoken Finnish when the topic and vocabulary are connected with his/her own life and experiences. Student can use basic nursing vocabulary used in medical care in hospitals and heath centers. Student can describe simple routine tasks in Finnish. Student can write short messages and notes in Finnish.

Vocabulary: Communications in everyday situations. Basic vocabulary of nursing and medical care. Professions and work. Parts of the body. Health and sicness. Clothes. Telephoning.

Grammar: Verbs, imperative, past tense, cases, object in practise. Spoken, listening and writing exercises.


Evaluation 1 - 5:

Student is able:

  • Level 5: use actively basic nursing vocabulary, tell fluently about his/her work and profession, write accurately short messages and notes.
  • Level 3: use some basic nursing vocabulary, tell shortly about his/her work and profession, write understandably short messages and notes.
  • Level 1: use some words of basic nursing vocabulary, tell some features of his/her work, write understandably vert short messages.