Alternative ways to complete courses

NOTE! If you want to select any of the alternative ways to complete a course listed below, you should always contact the examiner of the course first.

The courses marked with a * are available during the summer.

COMPULSORY COURSES

*682376P Approaches to English Language Studies (5 ECTS credits)
The course is held in the autumn term, during periods I and II. It is recommended to complete the course during the autumn term. An alternative method for taking the course will be provided in the spring for students unable to take the course in the autumn.
For more information, please contact the examiner Pentti Haddington.

*682430P Introduction to North American Studies (5 ECTS credits)
The course is held in the spring term, during periods III and IV. It is recommended to complete the course during the spring term. An alternative method for taking the course will be provided in the autumn for students unable to take the course in the spring. The alternative study option is based on a home essay.
For more information, please contact the examiner Steven Coats.

682429P Introduction to British Studies  (5 ECTS credits)
The course is held in the spring term, during periods III and IV. It is recommended to complete the course during the spring term. An alternative method for taking the course will be provided in the autumn for students unable to take the course in the spring. The alternative study option is based on a home essay.
For more information, please contact the examiner John Braidwood.

*682380A Research in Language Studies  (5 ECTS credits)
The course is held in the spring term, during periods III and IV. An alternative method for taking the course will be provided for students unable to take the course. It is recommended to complete the course during the spring term. The alternative study option is based on home assignments and a final exam in Examinarium.
For more information, please contact the examiner Tiina Keisanen.

*682431A English Grammar (5 ECTS credits)
The course is held in the autumn term, during periods I and II. It is recommended to complete the course during the autumn term. An alternative method for taking the course will be provided in the spring for students unable to take the course in the autumn. The alternative study option is based on home assignments.
For more information, please contact the examiner Mirka Rauniomaa.

ELECTIVE COURSES

Intermediate Studies

*682385A Discourse Studies
The course is held in the autumn term, during periods I and II. The alternative study option is based on an exam in Examinarium (also available during the summer). Course book:  Jones, R.: Discourse Analysis. A Resource Book for Students. London: Routledge (see the Examinarium website for instructions). For more information, please contact the examiner Marjukka Käsmä.

*682391A Studying Cultural Practices
The course is held in the spring term, during periods III and IV. The alternative study option is based on readings agreed upon with the examiner, and an exam in Examinarium (see the Examinarium website for instructions). For more information, please contact the examiner Maarit Siromaa.

Advanced Studies

*682355S English in Finland (5 ECTS credits) OR 682398A Topics in Language Work (5 ECTS credits)
Online course involving writing assignments and small projects.
This course is organised non-stop as an online course (also available during the summer) in Optima including various learning and project tasks.
For more information, please contact the examiner Pentti Haddington.

*682369S Investigating Cultural Interaction (5 ECTS credits)
The alternative study option is based on home assignments. For more information, please contact the examiner Maarit Siromaa.

*682404S North American History (5 ECTS credits)
The alternative study option is based on a book exam. The literature for the book exam is chosen in collaboration with the instructor. The book exam can be scheduled freely, and can be taken during the summer term. For more information, please contact the examiner Andrew Pattison.

*682337S Topics in Linguistics / Translation Studies (5 ECTS credits)
The alternative study option is based on a book exam. The literature for the book exam is chosen in collaboration with the instructor. The book exam can be scheduled freely, and can be taken during the summer term. For more information, please contact the examiner Andrew Pattison.

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