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XITA0010 Italian: Teach and Learn, 1-3 ECTS cr. 
Code XITA0010  Validity 01.01.1950 -
Name Italian: Teach and Learn  Abbreviation Italian: Teach 
Credits1-3 ECTS cr.  Date of expiry  
TypeLanguage studies Subject0044 Italian 
ClassCourse  Hours  
Study right   GradingPass, Fail, Grades 1-5 
Recommended timing 
   
Organisation Language Centre 

Description
Aim 

The aim of Teach and Learn - the pair work programme is to
1. provide an opportunity to get to know the culture and life of the target country as well as develop communication skills in the target language
2. use both languages equally so that speakers of both languages get to practise the target language
3. increase contacts between Finns and foreigners
4. help foreign students to adapt to Finnish life and on the other hand prepare Finnish students for foreign internship.

 
Contents 

The Language Centre instructs and supervises Teach and Learn - the pair work programme in which students guide each other to their own language and culture. Students meet each other regularly every week, and discuss predetermined topics. At the beginning of the course, the course contents are agreed on with a Language Centre teacher who will also be reported on meetings and proceeding of studying via the journal.

 
Methods 

Weekly meetings, writing a follow-up journal and reporting to a tutor. The total workload will be 50 hours and there will be 1 or 2 meetings every week.  

 
Requirements 

Students are required of regular participation to weekly meetings, writing a follow-up journal and reporting to a tutor.

 
Evaluation 

Pass/fail

 
Target Group 

The programme is aimed at learners at all levels, also beginners.

 
Tutor 

Valentina Katainen (Russian language) 
Pia Eriksson (other languages)

 
Compulsory 

Optional

 
Additional information 

The programme does not replace other language courses but supplements them.

 
Registration 

You can get further information on the programme from university teacher Valentina Katainen (Russian language) and university lecturer Pia Eriksson (other languages).

 


Current and upcoming courses
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Upcoming exams
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