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TENG0105 English: Writing (CEFR B2), 3 ECTS cr. 
Code TENG0105  Validity 01.01.1950 -
Name English: Writing (CEFR B2)  Abbreviation English: Writin 
Credits3 ECTS cr.  Date of expiry  
TypeLanguage studies Subject0004 English 
ClassCourse  Hours  
Study right   GradingPass, Fail, Grades 1-5 
Recommended timing 
   
Organisation Language Centre 

Description
Aim 

The course provides the student with an opportunity to use various writing strategies and techniques for academic purposes. The objective of the course is to develop skills and strategies to use language resources for writing more effectively.

Upon successful completion of the course the student should be able
1) to write clear, reasonably fluent texts in English relatively free from mechanical errors
2) to achieve the level B2 of the CEFR (the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages).

 
Contents 

Writing about a variety of topics and for various purposes.

 
Previous studies 

TENG0101 English: Reading Comprehension
TENG0102 English: Oral Skills

 
Methods 

Contact teaching, individual writing, collaborative writing, instant messaging, class discussion, peer feedback and revision. Exercises 36 h.

 
Requirements 

Successful completion of writing assignments and regular class attendance.

 
Evaluation 

Pass/fail based on completion of the writing assignments and class attendance.

 
Timing 

Autumn and spring term

 
Target Group 

Third-year students.

 
Tutor 

Pia Eriksson
Robert FitzSimmons
Zoë Koivu
Stefanie Lavan
Maria Selin

 
Language of instruction 

English

 
Compulsory 

Optional

 


Current and upcoming courses
Functions Name Type ECTS cr. Teacher Schedule
Finished English Writing for Academic Purposes  Group Exercise  Robert Fitzsimmons,
Stefanie Lavan 
02.09.19 -03.12.19
Reg. time is off. English Writing for Academic Purposes  Group Exercise  Zoe Koivu  09.01.20 -30.04.20

Upcoming exams
No exams.