Uusi opinto-opas (sisältäen myös opetusohjelmat) lukuvuodelle 2018-2019 sijaitsee osoitteessa https://opas.peppi.utu.fi . 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 https://studyguide.utu.fi. This site contains only previous years' guides.

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KIEN2065 English for Working Life 2 op
Organised by
Centre for Language and Communication St./English
Person in charge
Henna Ala-Kutsi


Common European Framework of Reference for Languages: B2

General description

On this course, the communication skills needed to function well in working life are discussed and practiced through various exercises. Conversational and speaking skills will be stressed.

Learning outcomes

By the end of the course the students should
- be familiar with the job application process;
- be able to produce an effective CV and cover letter;
- be able to communicate effectively in working life situations, including interviews, presentations, meetings and negotiations;
- have expanded their vocabulary on education and working life.


Some topics covered on the course are:
- the job application process: CV, cover letter, interviews;
- meetings and negotiations;
- oral communication in the working life, including small talk and presentations;
- written communication in the working life, including e-mails and reports;
- effective communication in a multicultural working environment;
- vocabulary related to education and working life.

Teaching methods

Teaching method Contact Online
Tutorials 20 h 0 h
Independent work 34 h 0 h

Teaching language


Modes of study

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

Classroom work /pair work/group work/ some online exercises and presentations.

Evaluation and evaluation criteria

Active participation in class activities and successful completion of exercises set as homework form the basis for evaluation.

Recommended year of study

Not for first year students.

Belongs to following study modules

Kieli- ja viestintäopintojen keskus
Archived Teaching Schedule. Please refer to current Teaching Shedule.
Implementation details are unavailable.
Kieli- ja viestintäopintojen keskus
Kieli- ja viestintäopintojen keskus/indonesia