Instant Finnish for Beginners
Finnish is by no means an easy language to learn. However, if you plan to visit or stay longer in Finland, it might make your stay more enjoyable if you studied some Finnish words and phrases beforehand. This Micro Course gives you the essentials of the Finnish language, and helps you to impress any Finn you might encounter!
Skills you gain
This course gives you skills and tools to answer the following questions:
- How to be polite and introduce yourself in Finnish?
- How to survive in the most common everyday situations and use and understand important phrases and words related to places, services, traffic, transportation, numbers, countries, nationalities, and languages?
- How to compare Finnish language with your native language and recognize similarities and differences?
About this Micro Course
- Target group: People who plan to visit or stay longer in Finland or are interested in Finnish language and origins; tourists and travelers, incoming exchange students, incoming international students, incoming international employees, everyone who is interested in learning a new language
- Field of study: Finnish language, linguistics
- Level: beginner
- Requirements: no requirements
- Course workload: 10 hours
- Assessment: on the scale Pass/Fail
- Language: English
- Video transcript: none
This Micro Course includes practical steps to follow with videos, links, activating tasks and quizzes.
About the instructor
Your instructor is PhD Miia Karttunen. Her PhD degree is in Finnish language, with the focus on linguistics, communication and variation.
Achieving a certificate
The Micro Course is assessed on the scale Pass/Fail. Receiving a certificate via email requires completing all mandatory activities, and at least 50% of them correctly.
Does this Micro Course interest you? This is what to do!
- Click on the Add to cart button.
- Pay for the Micro Course according to the online store instructions.
- You receive two messages in your email, an order confirmation and a link to the Claned learning platform.
- Log in to the Claned learning platform, take the Micro Course within 6 months and enjoy learning new.