Curricula Guides

Uusi opinto-opas (sisältäen myös opetusohjelmat) lukuvuodelle 2018-2019 sijaitsee osoitteessa . Tältä sivustolta löytyvät enää vanhat opinto-oppaat ja opetusohjelmat.

The new study guide (incl. teaching schedules) for academic year 2018-2019 can be found at This site contains only previous years' guides.

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Archived Curricula Guide 2013–2014
Curricula Guide is archieved. Please refer to current Curricula Guides
EN102009 EN9 Business Writing Skills 3 ECTS
Organised by
Business English
Person in charge
Elizabeth Nyman

Learning outcomes

By the end of the course students
- will have considered and analysed a range of managerial business communication
- will have a comprehensive knowledge of different types of business correspondence
- will have produced a selection of effective business correspondence: emails, memos, letters, executive summaries and reports
- be able to see improvement in their writing skills due to the feedback on the course
- will have been introduced to the resources available for enhancing their business writing
Level B2-C1


The course includes both theoretical information on writing competent business texts and considerable writing practice. Students will receive feedback on their written texts. During the course the students prepare a portfolio, which includes a comprehensive sample of texts used in business communication.

Teaching methods

Teaching method Contact Online
Tutorials 24 h 0 h
Independent work 57 h 0 h

Group 1 I-II and group 2 III-IV

Modes of study

Course work and assignments. Active participation at 80% of the classes is required.


Numeric 0-5.

Recommended year of study

2nd or 3rd year I-II or III-IV

Belongs to following study modules

Turku School of Economics
Department of Marketing and International Business
Archived Teaching Schedule. Please refer to current Teaching Shedule.
Implementation details are unavailable.
Department of Marketing and International Business
Operations and Supply Chain Management
Economic Geography
International Business
Finnish Study Modules
Business Japanese
Economic Sociology
Business Chinese