26.06.2015

Syllabus 2015-2017 for foreign students

Syllabus 2015-2017 for foreign students

The structure of the course of studies varies depending on the student’s area of specialization. Choose your own syllabus accordingly:

1. Major student of English: Specialist in Language Learning and Teaching

2. Major student of English: Specialist in Language

3. Minor student of English: Specialist in Language Learning and Teaching

4. Minor student of English: Specialist in Language

 

Major student of English: Specialist in Language Learning and Teaching

 

Bachelor's Degree (Bachelor of Arts) 180 pts

Major subject 80 pts

  • Basic Studies 30 pts
  • Subject Studies 50 pts

Minor subjects: this must include Basic Studies (25-30 pts) in at least one minor subject but preferably in two

  • pedagogical studies
  • other minor studies

Obligatory communication and language studies, 9 pts

  • EKIY097 Foreign language (English) (registered after Basic Studies of English have been completed unless already done), 3 pts
  • Finnish course, 5 pts
  • EKIY096 Maturity examination, 1 pt

Other obligatory studies, 1 pt

  • EKIY012 Opinto- ja urasuunnittelu (Study and Career Planning), 1 pt

Other studies

  • choose enough other studies to get the minimum of 180 points required for a Bachelor's Degree (Bachelor of Arts).

 

BASIC STUDIES, 30 pts

 

SUBJECT STUDIES, 50 pts

Courses on offer vary annually. Please check the programme in Korppi.

Communication (5 pts)

 

EKIA106 Written Communication

3 pts

EKIA152 Oral Communication (teachers)

2 pts

The Study of Language (5 pts compulsory,
one course/self-study option)

EKIA303 What is a Word

5 pts

EKIA201 Exploring Grammar 2

5 pts

EKIA214 Pragmatics and Interactional Sociolinguistics

5 pts

EKIA271 Pragmatics (self-study option)

5 pts

EKIA208 Semantics (course/self-study option)

5 pts

Language, Culture and Society 
(8 pts compulsory, one course/self-study
option from each section
)


Language, Culture and Society
(choose 4 pts):

EKIA516 Media in Britain

4 pts

EKIA518 Perspectives on Language and Culture

4 pts

EKIA515 Residence in an English-speaking country

4 pts

EKIA514 Sociolinguistics 1 (course/self-study option)

4 pts

EKIA512 Towards Modern English (self-study option)

4 pts


Literature
(choose 4 pts):

EKIA409 Literary Texts - Prose Fiction

4 pts

EKIA410 Literary Texts - Poetry

4 pts

EKIA411 American Novels

4 pts

EKIA413 Introduction to the Romantics

4 pts

EKIA412 Classics Reading Circle

4 pts

EKIA453 American Novels - Paul Auster (self-study)

4 pts

EKIA454 American Novels - F. Scott Fitzgerald (self-study option)

4 pts

Area of Specialization (10 pts compulsory)

KLSA124 Johdatus kielen oppimisen ja opettamisen tutkimukseen

5 pts

EKIA315 Current Issues in Teaching English

5 pts

Other courses
(9 pts compulsory: one course and one
self-study option
on different topics)


Courses:

EKIA309 Designing Teaching Materials

5 pts

EKIA311 Success in Learning EFL

5 pts

EKIA310 Tasks in Language Teaching

5 pts

EKIA302 Researching Interaction in the Classroom

5 pts

KLSA123 Työskentely tapahtumassa tai kehittämishankkeessa

1-5 pts

EKIA470 Discourse at Work

5 pts


Self-study options:

EKIA313 Researching Interaction in the Classroom

4 pts

EKIA390 Learning and Teaching Grammar and Vocabulary

4 pts

EKIA391 Reading and Writing in a Foreign Language

4 pts

EKIA392 Learning disorders from the perspective of SLA

4 pts

Doing Research (13 pts compulsory)

EKIA603 BA Thesis Seminar

3 pts

KLSA012 Tutkimuksen teon perusteet

3 pts

EKIA607 BA Thesis

7 pts

 

 

Master's Degree (Master of Arts) 120 pts

Major subject 80 pts

  • MA Thesis 40 pts
  • Advanced Studies 40 pts

Other obligatory studies 5 pts

  • KLSY012 MA Portfolio 5 pts (obligatory for all starting their MA studies in 2015 or later)

Other optional studies: Choose enough other optional studies to get the minimum of 120 points required for a Master's Degree (Master of Arts), e.g.

  • pedagogical studies and/or other minor studies
  • possible supplementary studies on major subject or optional studies


ADVANCED STUDIES, 80 pts

Courses on offer vary annually. Please check the programme in Korppi

Communication (5 pts compulsory)

EKIS108 Written Communication

5 pts

EKIS150 English for Professional Life

5 pts

The Study of Language (5 pts compulsory)

EKIS275 Language and the Mind

5 pts

EKIS274 The Study of Text

5 pts

EKIS271 Pragmatics (self-study option)

5 pts

EKIS276 Redefining language in the 21st Century (self-study option)

5 pts

Language, Culture and Society
(10 pts compulsory, one course/self-study
option from each section)


Language, Culture and Society (choose 5 pts):

EKIS574 Language as Cultural Practice

5 pts

EKIS512 Multilingualism and Transcultural Practices

5 pts

EKIS513 English in Finland

5 pts

EKIS504 English as a Global Language (self-study option)

5 pts

EKIS578 Sociolinguistics 2 (self-study option)

5 pts


Literature (choose 5 pts):

EKIS451 Shakespeare

5 pts

EKIS460 British and Irish Literature

5 pts

EKIS458 The American Short Story

5 pts

EKIS461 American Novels - Paul Auster (self-study option)

1–5 pts

EKIS462 American Novels - F. Scott Fitzgerald (self-study option)

1–5 pts

Other courses (choose 15 pts)


Courses:

EKIS303 Teaching and Learning Vocabulary

5 pts

EKIS376 Options in Teaching EFL Grammar

5 pts

EKIS311 Multilingual Learning Environments

5 pts

EKIS312 Literature in the Classroom

5 pts

EKIS407 Language and Social Media

5 pts

EKIS409 Cinematic Narratives of Identity, Difference and Diversity

5 pts

KLSS104 Kielitaidon arviointi

5 pts

KLSS140 Kielikoulutuspolitiikka

5 pts

KLSS158 Suullisen kielitaidon oppiminen ja opettaminen

5 pts

KLSS156 Varhainen toisen ja vieraan kielen oppiminen ja opettaminen

5 pts

KLSS153 Kielen oppimisen ja opettamisen kysymyksiä: Työskentely tutkimusprojektissa

5 pts

KLSS154 Kielen oppimisen ja opettamisen kysymyksiä: Lukupiirityöskentely

5 pts

KLSS161 Kielitietoinen koulu

5 pts

KLSS113 Näkökulmia monikielisyyteen

5 pts

KLSS901 Eurooppalaisen kulttuurin juuret

5 pts

KLSS162 Sanakirjan laatiminen, käyttö ja tutkimus

5 pts

KLSS163 Länsimaisen kirjan historia

5 pts


Self-study options:

EKIS373 Assessing Reading and Writing

5 pts

EKIS377 Language Learning and Teaching Revisited

5 pts

EKIS372 Learning and Teaching Grammar and Vocabulary

5 pts

EKIS571 Bilingualism

5 pts

KLSS155 Kielen oppimisen ja opettamisen kysymyksiä: Itseopiskelu

5 pts
Doing Research (45 pts compulsory)

EKIS605 MA Thesis Seminar

5 pts

KLSS148 Kielen oppimisen ja opettamisen maisteriseminaari

5 pts

EKIS640 MA Thesis

40 pts

 

 

 

Major student of English: Specialist in Language

 

Bachelor's Degree (Bachelor of Arts) 180 pts

Major subject 80 pts

  • Basic Studies 30 pts
  • Subject Studies 50 pts

Minor subjects: this must include Basic Studies (25-30 pts) in at least one minor subject but preferably in two

  • pedagogical studies
  • other minor studies

Obligatory communication and language studies, 9 pts

  • EKIY097 Foreign language (English) (registered after Basic Studies of English have been completed unless already done), 3 pts
  • Finnish course, 5 pts
  • EKIY096 Maturity examination, 1 pt

Other obligatory studies, 6 pts

  • EKIY012 Opinto- ja urasuunnittelu (Study and Career Planning), 1 pt
  • KLSY010 BA Portfolio, 5 pts

Other studies

  • choose enough other studies to get the minimum of 180 points required for a Bachelor's Degree (Bachelor of Arts).

 

BASIC STUDIES, 30 pts

 

SUBJECT STUDIES, 50 pts

Courses on offer vary annually. Please check the programme in Korppi.

Communication (5 pts compulsory)

 

EKIA106 Written Communication

3 pts

EKIA157 Oral Communication

2 pts

The Study of Language (5 pts compulsory,
one course/ self-study option)

EKIA303 What is a Word

5 pts

EKIA201 Exploring Grammar 2 (course /self-study option)

5 pts

EKIA214 Pragmatics and Interactional Sociolinguistics

5 pts

EKIA271 Pragmatics (self-study option)

5 pts

EKIA208 Semantics (course /self-study option)

5 pts

Language, Culture and Society (8 pts compulsory,
one course/self-study option from each section)


Language, Culture and Society
(4 pts,
a course or a self-study option)
:

EKIA516 Media in Britain

4 pts

EKIA518 Perspectives on Language and Culture

4 pts

EKIA515 Residence in an English-speaking country

4 pts

EKIA514 Sociolinguistics 1 (course/self-study option)

4 pts

EKIA512 Towards Modern English (self-study option)

4 pts


Literature
(valitse 4 op, kurssi tai kirjatentti):

EKIA409 Literary Texts - Prose Fiction

4 pts

EKIA410 Literary Texts - Poetry

4 pts

EKIA411 American Novels

4 pts

EKIA413 Introduction to the Romantics

4 pts

EKIA412 Classics Reading Circle

4 pts

EKIA453 American Novels - Paul Auster (self-study option)

4 pts

EKIA454 American Novels - F. Scott Fitzgerald (self-study option)

4 pts

Area of Specialization (pts compulsory)

KLSA324 Johdatus diskurssintutkimukseen

5 pts

EKIA470 Discourse at Work

5 pts

Other courses
(9 pts compulsory: one course and one
self-study option on different topics)


Courses:

EKIA408 The Study of Talk and Interaction

5 pts

EKIA463 Language and Identity

5 pts

EKIA465 The Language of Advertising

5 pts

KLSA123 Työskentely tapahtumassa tai kehittämishankkeessa

1-5 pts


Self-study options:

EKIA460 Discourse Analysis

4 pts

EKIA474 Critical Discourse Studies

4 pts

EKIA313 Researching Interaction in the Classroom (self-study option)

4 pts

EKIA391 Reading and Writing in a Foreign Language

4 pts

Doing Research (13 pts compulsory)

KLSA012 Tutkimuksen teon perusteet

3 pts

EKIA603 BA Thesis Seminar

3 pts

EKIA607 BA Thesis

7 pts

 

 

Master's Degree (Master of Arts) 120 pts

Major subject 80 pts

  • MA Thesis 40 pts
  • Advanced Studies 40 pts

Other obligatory studies, 10-20 pts

  • KLSY012 MA Portfolio 5 pts (obligatory for all starting their MA studies in 2015 or later)
  • KLSY100 Workplace Learning 5-15 pts (obligatory for all graduating after 1 August, 2014)

Other optional studies: Choose enough other optional studies to get the minimum of 120 points required for a Master's Degree (Master of Arts), e.g.

  • minor studies, supplementary studies in major subject or optional studies

ADVANCED STUDIES, 80 pts

Courses on offer vary annually. Please check the programme in Korppi.

Communication (5 pts compulsory)

EKIS108 Written Communication

5 pts

EKIS150 English for Professional Life

5 pts

The Study of Language (5 pts compulsory)

EKIS275 Language and the Mind

5 pts

EKIS274 The Study of Text

5 pts

EKIS271 Pragmatics (self-study option)

pts

EKIS276 Redefining language in the 21st Century (self-study option)

5 pts

Language, Culture and Society
(10 pts compulsory, one course/self-study option
from each section)


Language, Culture and Society (5 pts op):

EKIS574 Language as Cultural Practice

5 pts

EKIS512 Multilingualism and Transcultural Practices

5 pts

EKIS513 English in Finland

5 pts

EKIS504 English as a Global Language (self-study option)

5 pts

EKIS578 Sociolinguistics 2 (self-study option)

5 pts


Literature (choose 5 pts):

EKIS451 Shakespeare

5 pts

EKIS460 British and Irish Literature

5 pts

EKIS458 The American Short Story

5 pts

EKIS461 American Novels - Paul Auster (self-study option)

1–5 pts

EKIS462 American Novels - F. Scott Fitzgerald (self-study option)

1–5 pts

Other courses (15 pts compulsory)


Courses:

EKIS407 Language and Social Media

5 pts

EKIS409 Cinematic Narratives of Identity, Difference and Diversity

5 pts

EKIS411 Language in the Information Society

5 pts

KLSS344 Tutkimustaidot: Kriittinen diskurssintutkimus ja muuttuva yhteiskunta

5 pts

KLSS342 Multimodaalinen diskurssintutkimus

5 pts

KLSS345 Diskurssi ja identiteetit

5 pts

KLSS343 Monialainen ja kieliasiantuntija työssä

5 pts

KLSS346 Projektityöskentely diskurssintutkimuksen hankkeissa

5 pts

KLSS901 Eurooppalaisen kulttuurin juuret

5 pts

KLSS113 Näkökulmia monikielisyyteen

5 pts

KLSS162 Sanakirjan laatiminen, käyttö ja tutkimus

5 pts

KLSS163 Länsimaisen kirjan historia

5 pts


Self-study options:

EKIS571 Bilingualism

5 pts

EKIS477 Analysis of Multimodality

5 pts

EKIS480 New Media Analysis

5 pts

EKIS470 Language and Discrimination

5 pts

KLSS329 Diskurssintutkimuksen kysymyksiä ja sovellusaloja: itseopiskelu

5 pts
Doing Research (45 pts compulsory)

EKIS605 MA Thesis Seminar

5 pts

KLSS348 Diskurssintutkimuksen maisteriseminaari

5 pts

EKIS640 MA Thesis

40 pts