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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KIEN2024 English: Academic Writing Skills 2 ECTS
Period I Period II Period III Period IV
Language of instruction
Type or level of studies
Language and communication studies
Course unit descriptions in the curriculum
Centre for Language and Communication St./English
Centre for Language and Communication Studies
Level B2-C1

General description

This course is only for the students of the following Master's Programmes:

  • Baltic Sea Region Studies
  • Bioinformatics
  • Biomedical Imaging
  • European Heritage and Information Society
  • East Asian Studies
  • Learning, Learning Environments and Educational Systems
  • Molecular Biotechnology and Diagnostics
  • Molecular Systems Biology
  • Popular Culture Studies
  • Social sciences students who are writing their thesis in English

Students from the following Master’s Programmes may also be admitted if there are places in the groups:

  • Embedded Computing
  • Food Development  
  • Information Security and Cryptography


Autumn semester 2016: Enrolment is through your Master's Programme coordinator.

Spring semester 2017: Enrolment in Nettiopsu begins 16.1.2017 at 8.00 and ends 7.2.2017 at 23.59. The spring group is for the Social Sciences students who are writing their thesis in English.

Teachers responsible

Kelly Raita
Jeremy Palmer


Tutorials 20 h
Baltic Sea Region Studies, European Heritage, Popular Culture (Collins)
Thu 15-Sep-2016 - 8-Dec-2016 weekly at 10.15-11.45, Room 251B, Agora
East Asian Studies, LLEES (Collins)
Tue 13-Sep-2016 - 22-Nov-2016 weekly at 10.15-11.45, Room K126C, Agora
Bioinformatics, Biomedical Imaging (Raita)
Thu 8-Sep-2016 - 17-Nov-2016 weekly at 12.15-13.45, Room 251A, Agora
Social Sciences (Jeremy Palmer): Mon 13 Feb - Fri 31 March 2017, this is an ONLINE course (through Moodle)
It is compulsory to attend ONE of the introductory group meetings held in week 7:
Tue 14-Feb-2017 at 14.00-15.00, ONLINE via Adobe Connect, (link will be sent via email after acceptance on the course)
Tue 14-Feb-2017 at 16.00-17.30, Room 250, Agora, (face-to-face session)
Independent work 20 h + 13 h Web-based
Personal instruction