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Russian 2 (5 cr)

Code: KP10032-3001

General information


01.10.2022 - 06.01.2023


09.01.2023 - 28.04.2023

Number of ECTS credits allocated

5 op

Mode of delivery

Contact teaching


Wärtsilä Campus Karjalankatu 3

Teaching languages

  • Finnish


20 - 40

Degree programmes

  • Degree Programme in International Business
  • Degree Programme in Business Economics
  • Degree Programme in Industrial Management
  • Complementary Studies


  • Janne Häyrinen
  • Riitta Hyttinen

Teacher in charge

Riitta Hyttinen


  • LBNS22
    Bachelor of Business Administration, International Business, Fall, 2022
  • TOP22_23
    Other Complimentary Studies Group Semester 2022-2023
  • LLNS22
    BBA, Business Economics, Full-time studies, Fall, 2022
  • IINS22
    Bachelor of Engineering, Industrial Management, Full-time Studies, Fall, 2022


After completing the course, you will be able to cope with simple customer service situations both as an employee and as a tourist/customer. You know how to communicate politely, using appropriate language according to the language culture. You can ask and explain your needs and wishes. You are able to briefly describe services and products. You can answer simple questions and ask similar questions of others. You are able to write short, simple messages: a short description of yourself, your hobbies and preferences, a description of services, a menu, a short itinerary. You understand short simple written messages on the topics of the course. You understand the core content from simple, short, clearly presented conversations.


- About yourself: hobbies, places you visit, interests and preferences, possessions, past/present/future activities
- Giving directions with the help of a map
- Location of services, opening hours and description
- Public transport and mobility: going, visiting, leaving
- On the phone (basic phrases)
- Telling about the weather
- Shopping situations: at the ticket office and gift shops
- Expressions of time and festive culture: days of the week, months, dates, Finnish and Russian holidays
- Dining at a restaurant
- Numbers -1000
- Features of the Russian communication culture: using ты/ вы, addressing people and using names

- Accusative case sg (animate and inanimate nouns, personal pronouns)
- Comparatives and superlatives of adjectives
- Plural of nouns and adjectives
- Modality: can/may; cannot/may not
- Genitive case sg (nouns and personal pronouns)
- Ordinal numbers (nominative)
- Verb preterite (past tense) and (compound) future tense
- Instrumental case (nouns and personal pronouns)

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