Academic Writing and Reading

5 ECTS credits, Academic Year 2023-2024 , HS00AG72
In this course, you develop your academic writing skills and also get to know different types of scientific texts and styles in Finnish especially on your own field.

Enrollment period


Mode of delivery

Multiform learning

Course study period



The course is free of charge

Education information

Basics and conventions of a scientific text. Scientific text types, their structure and style. The stages of the writing process. Getting to know different type of texts and analyzing them. Writing one's own texts. Key issues of language planning and care (e.g. instructions for the use of commas and compound words) and familiarization with writing aids.

Education format

Continuous learning
Separate study right


Academic Year 2023-2024


Finnish language, Working life Finnish

Course organiser

University of Oulu



Maximum participants

At least 8 places for students from outside / non-degree students.

Contact information

More information and contact information

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Last updated: 5.6.2023