XENX023 E-Learning Module: Academic Vocabulary (2 cr)

Study level:
Other studies
Grading scale:
Pass - fail
Responsible organisation:
Centre for Multilingual Academic Communication
Curriculum periods:
2020-2021, 2021-2022, 2022-2023, 2023-2024



This course is for independent study and uses the Moodle learning platform. Its aim is to improve your knowledge of English academic vocabulary. There are no classroom meetings for this course.


This is an independent e-learning course. The course material, assignments and deadlines are in the course workspace in Moodle. All registered students should automatically gain access to the workspace. If this is not the case, please contact the teacher.

Learning outcomes

LEARNING OUTCOMES: At the end of the course, students are expected to have developed:
  • more strategies for learning new words
  • a wider range of academic English vocabulary

Additional information

PROFICIENCY LEVEL: B2 - C1 (upper intermediate).

Completion methods

Method 1

Evaluation criteria:
The course material and assignments are in the course workspace in Moodle. It is recommended that the modules are completed within one semester (autumn semester = September-December; spring semester = January-May). There are several deadlines per semester, before which you can submit your assignments – all at once – for assessment. The teacher will start reading finished modules after the deadline, and after that it will take one or two weeks for you to get the feedback and for the course credits to show in Sisu. Grading scale is pass / fail.
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Parts of the completion methods

Independent study (2 cr)

Independent study
Grading scale:
Pass - fail