- Study material in Canvas - Bailey, S. 2011. Academic writing: a handbook for international students. 3rd edition. London: Routledge. - Björk, L. & Räisänen, C. 1997. Academic writing. 2nd edition. Lund: Studentliteratur. - McLean, S. 2010. Business English for Success. Arlington, Virginia: Saylor Academy.
Online implementation through Canvas.
Students complete three - four writing assignments during the study unit.
Peer and teacher feedback is given on intermediate drafts of written work.
Some lessons are live lessons via Zoom, and some are available as Zoom recordings. You should keep all announced lesson times available for course work.
The study unit belongs to proficiency level II of the complementary language courses at Laurea University of Applied Sciences. The evaluation is carried out on a scale from 0 (HYL) to 5 and is based on the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (the course is targeted at level C1).
Detailed assessment criteria will be provided in the workspace.
18.01.2021 - 26.04.2021
23.11.2020 - 29.11.2020
30 - 40
Laurea Tikkurila (not translated)
Students should be at least at level B2 according to the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages.
Laurea täydentävä osaaminen, amk-tutkinto (TOY2), Yhteiset opinnot
Laurea Virtual Campus
All lessons via Zoom on the announced dates.
Independent writing tasks and peer feedback 135h
Different writing tasks on each week.
Focus on grammar, styles, structure and vocabulary in different contexts.
The course begins in January and ends in April, 2021.
CEFR C2, native language skills.