Some materials and exercises will be provided during the course. Authentic online materials will be used as well.
Collaborative learning coupled with online exercises, Reading and analyzing academic text, producing academic text.
This course emphasizes on academic writing and the evaluation is based on 0-5 grading scale where 0 is fail and 5 is excellent. Active participation at online collaborative platforms are required. To get a minimum pass, student need to submit an academic essay and write a reflective essay on the group discussion.
17.08.2020 - 27.09.2020
18.07.2020 - 01.09.2020
Emergency Care, Midwifery, Public Health Nursing
Bachelor's Degree Programme in Nursing
TAMK Main Campus
To be discussed later.
An academic essay and a reflective essay replace the exam.
6 x online meetings, independent work
Two assignments: an academic essay and and reflective essay based on the group discussion
FAIL: One or more of the compulsory assignments fails to meet specified criteria.
Satisfactory (1-2): The student communicates in comprehensible English on the whole and shows some awareness of the norms for different types of text; references to source materials are included where appropriate. Requirements regarding participation, meeting deadlines etc. are minimally fulfilled.
Good (3-4): Students’ English is mainly clear and appropriate. Written work meets norms for different types of text, including scientific reporting. Oral communication is professional. Requirements regarding participation, meeting deadlines etc. are mainly fulfilled.
Excellent (5) Students’ written English is formal and accurate and displays appropriate variation in style; reports meet norms for different types of text; students show ability to access and select appropriate information; references to source materials are incorporated accurately and in a variety of ways; source materials are expertly paraphrased. Oral expression is fluent and professional. Requirements regarding participation, meeting deadlines etc. are consistently fulfilled.