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.

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KIEN2442 English: Presentation Skills, Medical Faculty, Research Track 1–2 op
Organised by
Centre for Language and Communication St./English
Person in charge
Kelly Raita


Common European Framework of Reference for Languages: B2-C1

General description

The course is designed to help students gain the skills and confidence necessary to make effective presentations.

Learning outcomes

After the course the student should:
- be able to introduce speakers at a formal presentation
- be able to craft and deliver an academic presentation in English
- have a greater level of knowledge of the structure of presentations
- understand the importance of scientific visual aids and be able to use them effectively
- be more aware of their body language in presentation situations
- be able to use language effectively


During the course students:
- identify what makes a good scientific presentation
- consider the use of visuals, body language, and effective use of language
- give one major presentation as well as several shorter ones
- look at the effective use of PowerPoint and Prezi

Further information on prerequisites and recommendations

This course is only for medical faculty research track students.

Teaching methods

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

Biomedical Research Track: 2 credits, 20 h of tutorials
Clinical Resesarch Track: 1 credit, 10 h of tutorials

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



Study materials

Provided by teacher and also in Moodle.

Further information

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

Belongs to following study modules

Kieli- ja viestintäopintojen keskus
Lääketieteelliset oppiaineet
Archived Teaching Schedule. Please refer to current Teaching Shedule.
Kieli- ja viestintäopintojen keskus
Kieli- ja viestintäopintojen keskus/indonesia