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Author Archives: Henri Annala
In autumn 2019, there will be new online language courses available in nine different languages (e.g. Spanish, Korean, Estonian) and in a multi-language eTandem. KIVAKO project funded by the Ministry of Education and Culture and run by 26 universities and … Continue reading
All the following courses may be included into a Tampere University of Applied Sciences (TAMK) degree upon request. English Preparatory Studies, English, VENGVAL-8, 3 ECTS (TAMK) 6.8.–5.9.2019, 45 € TAMK students / 125 € others Preparatory Course in Reading … Continue reading
Do you feel that you need to strengthen your English or Swedish skills before taking the compulsory degree language courses? The Summer University of Tampere will offer the following courses in August 2019: Preparatory Studies, English VENGVAL-8 and Preparatory Studies, … Continue reading
Over 100 language and communication professionals from more than 20 countries arrives at JAMK and TAMK to participate in the international week for language teachers on 13.-17.5.2019. This is the fourth time the international week is organised, and this year … Continue reading
Would you like to develop your English speaking and listening skills in an international student team online?
English Speaking and Listening is aimed at students who wish to improve their pronunciation in English, learn to listen to and comprehend spoken English better, and who want to improve their skills in online collaboration and the use of contemporary … Continue reading
Student, do you know how to communicate appropriately in a multicultural and multilingual workplace?
Student, do you know how to communicate appropriately in a multicultural and multilingual workplace? You should, because you will almost inevitably study and work in multicultural settings. Understanding and being able to apply the basic elements of intercultural and multilingual … Continue reading
The world is changing really fast with development in technology. This phenomenon is making the world of work also to change accordingly. However, some jobs are changing faster than the others. An example of this is in emerging trends in … Continue reading
EACH ONE TEACH ONE Would you like to get to know students coming from different countries, meet with them in casual settings, learn their languages and culture and/or teach them your own, and get credits for doing that? If you … Continue reading
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Do you feel that you need to strengthen your English or Swedish skills before taking the compulsory degree language courses? The Summer University of Tampere will offer the following courses in August 2018: Preparatory Studies, English VENGVAL-8 and Preparatory Studies, … Continue reading