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Reporting and Written Communication (2 cr)

Code: SY10004-3004

General information


01.10.2022 - 31.01.2023


01.01.2023 - 28.05.2023

Number of ECTS credits allocated

2 op

Mode of delivery

Contact teaching

Teaching languages

  • Finnish


20 - 200

Degree programmes

  • Degree Programme in Nursing
  • Degree Programme in Applied Gerontology
  • Degree Programme in Social Services
  • Degree Programme in Physiotherapy


  • Minna Hoffren
  • Olli Haapiainen

Teacher in charge

Minna Hoffren


  • SHAK23
    Nurse, Blended Learning, Spring, 2023
  • SSAK23
    Bachelor of Social Services, Blended learning, Spring, 2023
  • SGAK23
    Degree Programme in Applied Gerontology, Blended Learning, Spring, 2023
  • SFAK23
    Physiotherapist, Blended Learning, Spring, 2023


After completing the study unit, you are able to write coherent texts with an appropriate content and grammatically correct language. You can apply thesis instructions to your own texts. You are able to search for the information you need and evaluate the reliability of sources. You can also assess your own communication skills.


The study unit includes:
- principles of university level writing
- document standard and reporting according to thesis instructions
- summarising, citations, and references
- information retrieval and source criticism
- language planning.

Evaluation scale