Tampere, Finland

Basics of Finnish

when 3 August 2015 - 14 August 2015
duration 2 weeks
credits 3 EC
fee EUR 30


- pronunciation
- basic structure of Finnish
- day-to-day language: greetings, introductions, shopping, asking the way
- Finnish food, habits, education system, religion

Recommended reading:


No previous knowledge of Finnish is needed, but it is recommended to start using the Uuno online study material: www.uuno.tamk.fi.

Target group

BA/MA students

Course aim

After completing the course the student will reach A1-level in European language levels and be able to:

- understand and use Finnish language in simple everyday situations
- apply basic structures of Finnish in new situations
- understand Finnish culture and the Finnish way of living and studying

Credits info

3 EC

Fee info

EUR 30: Tuition, including teaching and course materials.
EUR 0: Optional fees as follows:
Accommodation fee: 480€ (in shared flats)
Free-time activity fee: 250€ (optional free-time programme package on weekdays)