Lectures and seminars, literature, writing workshops, independent study and individual tutorials
Wärtsilä Campus Karjalankatu 3
25.10.2021 - 11.02.2022
16 hours of lectures, workshops and a test before Christmas 6 hours of scheduled text consultation in January 6 hours of seminar presentations in early February 52 hours of independent work (some individual counseling provided) The total of student's workload is 82h, approximately 2 weeks
01.04.2021 - 30.09.2021
Accreditation of prior learning: If the student has accomplished Academic English (writing and presentation skills) in higher education establishments (universities), s/he can apply for accreditation of prior learning. However, the student has to demonstrate his/her knowledge and skills in Karelia reporting and thesis instructions.
The written assignments and the test make 60% of the final grade The spoken presentations make 20% of the final grade The course requires active participation in exercises and discussions both in class and in the Moodle environment. The impact of continual assessment on the final grade is 20% (+/-1 grade point).
20 - 50
Degree Programme in International Business
The student is able to demonstrate his/her academic skills in English in both written and spoken language at least at the B1.2-B2 levels (CEFR). She follows the reporting instructions of Karelia UAS in his/her writing, including the principles of academic integrity. The texts s/he produces are free from major grammatical, lexical, stylistic and logical errors. S/he is able to plan and deliver a presentation on a topic related to his/her field of study. His/her speech is clear and easy to understand.The student uses feedback to advance his/her skills in English.