You may apply on the course if
- you study Finnish language in a university outside Finland
- you have completed courses in Finnish language during the previous academic year or
have graduated in 2020, and
- you have studied Finnish for at least one academic year.
Course level and scope
The level of the course is A1 (European language level) and the scope 3 ECTS credits. The language of tuition is Finnish.
During the course, you will practise speaking Finnish in ordinary situations and learn about Finnish culture and society.
We will provide approximately 3 hours of teaching and guidance per working day. In addition, you will prepare a course assignment with a pair or in a group and participate in a social programme. Interaction and doing things together are emphasised in the instruction.
Participate in the course actively to get the course certificate. The course will be graded as a pass or fail.
Technical requirements for participating in the course
You will need the following study equipment to be able to participate in the course: a working internet connection, a computer, headphones with a microphone, a device for recording videos and taking photos (e.g. mobile phone) and a web camera for video calls.
19 – 30 July 2021
EDUFI and Åbo Akademi
Number of participants
20, 2 groups