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KIEN2422 English: Academic Writing, Medical Faculty, Clinical Research 2 ECTS
Organised by
Centre for Language and Communication St./English
Person in charge
Kelly Raita
Preceding studies
This course is only for medical faculty clinical research students.

Keywords

Common European Framework of Reference for Languages: B2-C1

General description

Academic writing course designed for students from the faculty of medicine.

Learning outcomes

After the course the students should:
- have knowledge of how to write academically with special relation to the field of medicine
- be able to recognize and produce academic text and be aware of the internal structure of research articles in their own field
- have a greater understanding of the mechanics of writing a research paper
- be able to write and punctuate accurately in English

Contents

In this course students:
- practice the skills needed to write academically in English for international journals
- cover aspects of grammar and lexis including academic vocabulary, textual organization and flow, punctuation and the format and structure of academic articles
- use their own texts as the basis of analysis
- have their own work reviewed and checked

Teaching methods

Teaching method Contact Online
Tutorials 20 h 0 h
Independent work 33 h 0 h

Teaching language

English

Modes of study

Option 1
Available for:
  • Degree Programme Students
  • Other Students
  • Doctoral Students
  • Exchange Students
Participation in classroom work
  • In English
Exercise(s)
  • In English

Evaluation and evaluation criteria

Pass/fail.
80% attendance and active participation.

Study materials

Provided by teacher and also in Moodle.

Further information

Contact Kelly Raita: kelly.raita[at]utu.fi

Belongs to following study modules

Centre for Language and Communication Studies
2014–2015
Teaching
Archived Teaching Schedule. Please refer to current Teaching Shedule.
Implementation details are unavailable.
Centre for Language and Communication Studies
Centre for Language and Communication St./English
Centre for Language and Communication St./Spanish
Centre for Language and Communication St./Italian
Centre for Language and Communication St./Japanese
Centre for Language and Communication St./Chinese
Finnish Study Modules
Centre for Language and Comm.Stud./Speech Comm.
Centre for Language and Communication St./French
Centre for Language and Communication St./Swedish
Centre for Language and Communication St./German
Centre for Language and Communication St./Finnish
Centre for Language and Communication St./Russian
Languages