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ay904067Y Elementary Course in Russian 2 (OPEN UNI), 5 ECTS cr 
Code ay904067Y  Validity 01.08.2012 -
Name Elementary Course in Russian 2 (OPEN UNI)  Abbreviation Elementary Cour 
Scope5 ECTS cr   
TypeLanguage and Communication Studies Discipline8004 Language studies, Russian 
  Grading1 - 5, pass, fail 
Unit University of Oulu, Open University 

Proficiency level 

A1 on the CEFR scale.

Required proficiency level 

Elementary Russian course I or equivalent knowledge.

ECTS Credits 

5 ECTS credits

Language of instruction 

Russian and Finnish

Learning outcomes 

Upon completion of the course the students should be able to manage in various everyday communication situations.


Shopping, clothes and colours, situations in tourisim,  presenting one's home and surrounding,  catching up, telephone conversations, visits, telling about itinerary, working life, studying, arranging a meeting, weather. 

Mode of delivery 

Multimodal teaching

Learning activities and teaching methods 

Self-study, group work and online sections. Successful completion of the course requires active participation, completion of all given assignments and attaining passing grades in the course exams. Students who complete this course may continue on to Intermediate Course in Russian (part I) in the following semester.

Target group 

Open university students

Prerequisites and co-requisites 

Elementary Russian course I or equivalent knowledge.

Recommended optional programme components 


Recommended or required reading 

To be announced at the beginnig of the course.

Assessment methods and criteria 

Regular and active participation on the contact teaching. Completion of the given assignments.

Read more about assessment criteria at the University of Oulu webpage.


1 - 5 / pass / fail

Person responsible 

Ari Hepo-aho

Working life cooperation 


Other information 

Keski-Pohjanmaan kesäyliopisto
Talonpojankatu 2 B (1. krs), 67100 Kokkola
Puh. 040-680 2559

Pohjois-Pohjanmaan kesäyliopisto
Torikatu 22 A (2. krs)
PL 2437, 90014 Oulun yliopisto
044 465 2205 ja 044 465 2206, toimisto ja ilmoittautuminen


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