Course Virtual courses in languages & global competence
  • Yoonjoo Cho

Space period: 15.05.22 - 01.01.70

Take a Virtual Language or Global Competence* course with Unite!

Online courses are open to all students enrolled at any of the Unite! partner universities.

For information about content, learning objectives, requirements, etc., please click on the course title.

To apply for a course, please click on the application link. Applications are processed on a first-come first-served basis.

*Global competence: the capacity to communicate and work effectively and appropriately with people from different backgrounds.

Language Courses

Course

Partner University

ECTS/ work-load

Language of instruction

Course dates

Fee

Application deadline

Application link

 Catalan

Basic 1 - Catalan for beginners

Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (UPC)

2

Spanish

English

 

3, 10, 17, 24 April 

8, 15 May

 

90 €

03.20.2024

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 English

IELTS Writing Tutorial

Politecnico Di Torino

0
   

English

Every 4 weeks from Sep to July

free

Tutorials run in cycles of 4 weeks continuously from September to July.

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IELTS Speaking Tutorial

Politecnico Di Torino

0

English

Every 4 weeks from Sep to July

free

See above

Apply here

English: Tenses Explained (B1+)

TU Graz

0

English

Self-paced

free

Continuous enrollment

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English: Writing Explained (B1+)

TU Graz

0

English

Self-paced

free

Continuous enrollment

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English for academic studies

 KTH Royal Institute of Technology

 3

English

2024-03-18- 2024-06-03

 free

 01.03.2024

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Thesis Writing for Engineers (MSc)

Aalto

3

English

 

2023-07-08 - 2024-09-06

free

Continuous enrollment in effect from mid-August until mid-June.

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 Finnish

Introductory Finnish (MOOC)

Aalto

0

English

Finnish

Self-paced

free

Continuous enrollment

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Survival Finnish Online

Aalto

1

English

Finnish

2024-03-05- 

2024-09-06

free

15.04.2024

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 German

German as a Foreign Language – Debating and Discussion Ia

TU Darmstadt

3

German

 

2024-04-22- 2024-07-19

free

06.03.2024

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German as a Foreign Language – Debating and Discussion Ib

TU Darmstadt

3

German

 

2024-04-22- 2024-07-19

free

06.03.2024

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Russian

Russian 2

Aalto

3

English

 

2024-26-02-2024-04-14

free

19.02.2024

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Russian 6

Aalto

3

English 

Russian

2024-26-02-

2024-04-14

free

19.02.2024

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Russian 8 Russian Business Communication B 

Aalto

3

Russian

 

2024-26-02-2024-04-14

free

19.02.2024

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Swedish

Swedish A1 for engineers

KTH Royal Institute of Technology

7.5

Swedish

English

2024-01-16 - 2024-06-03

 free

 01.12.2023

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Global Competence Courses 

Course

Partner University

ECTS/ work-load

Language of instruction

Course dates

Fee

Application deadline

Application link

Intercultural competence

 KTH Royal Institute of Technology

 4.5

English

 

2024-03-18 -2024-06-03

 free

 01.03.2024

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Working in Virtual Teams: Global Competence for International Professionals

 KTH Royal Institute of Technology

 2

English

 

2024-04-22 -2024-05-26

 free

 01.03.2024

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Finland Studies (MOOC)

Aalto 

0

English

Self-paced 

free

Continuous enrollment

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Megacities – Virtual Intercultural Simulation Game

TU Darmstadt

3

English

 

22.04.2024 – 19.07.2024

6 meetings à 2.5 h (exact dates tba)

free

05.04.2024 

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Contacts: 

Technical University of Darmstadt: languages4unite@spz.tu-darmstadt.de

Aalto University: vilma.1.jokinen@aalto.fi

Université Grenoble Alpes - Grenoble INP: languagecenter@grenoble-inp.fr

KTH Royal Institute of Technology: languagecourses@kth.se

Politecnico di Torino: about courses didattica.cla@polito.it;  for applications incoming.students@polito.it

Universidade de Lisboa: internacional@letras.ulisboa.pt

Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya: demana.slt@upc.edu

Graz University of Technology: kristina.raich@tugraz.at

 

Past courses
 

Course

Partner University

ECTS/ workload

Course dates

Fee

Russian 5 

Aalto

3

08.01.2024 -
 18.02.2024

free

Russian for a Specific Field 

Aalto

3

08.01.2024 -
 18.02.2024

free

Polish for Academic Purposes I – Written Communication

TU Darmstadt

3

23.10.2023 – 09.02.2024

free

Intercultural competence

 KTH Royal Institute of Technology

4.5

30.10.2023 – 15.01.2024

free

English for academic studies

 KTH Royal Institute of Technology

3

16.01.2024 - 15.03.2024

free

Working in Virtual Teams: Global Competence for International Professionals

 KTH Royal Institute of Technology

2

23.10.2023 – 10.12.2023

free

German as a Foreign Language – Debating and Discussion Ia

TU Darmstadt

3

23.10.2023 – 09.02.2024

free

Megacities – Virtual Intercultural Simulation Game

TU Darmstadt

3

Thursdays between 17:15 and 19:45 from 11 November to 14 December 2023

free

Polish Technical Language II – Oral Communication

TU Darmstadt

3

11.04.2023 – 14.07.2023

free

LC-0320 Public Speaking Skills D (Online)

Aalto

3

06 Sep 2022 –    13 Oct 2022

free

LC-1322 Thesis Writing for Engineers (MSc)

Aalto

3

5 Sep 2022 –   09 Dec 2022

free

LC-7003 Survival Finnish Online

Aalto

1

21 Nov 2022 – 19 Dec 2022

free

LC-0510 Conference presentations D (Online)

Aalto

1-2

24 Jan 2023 – 14 Feb 2023

free

Swedish A1 for engineers

KTH Royal Institute of Technology

7.5

29 Aug, 2022 – 16 Jan, 2023

free

English for academic studies

KTH Royal Institute of Technology

3

29 Aug, 2022 – 28 Oct, 2022

free

German as a Foreign Language: Reading – Comprehension – Discussing II 

TU Darmstadt

3

24 Oct 2022 – 10 Feb 2023

free

Global Engineering

TU Darmstadt

3

17 Oct 2022 – 10 Feb 2023

free

Portuguese A1 (A1.1 + A1.2)

ULisboa

6+6

27 Sep 2022 – 31 Jan 2023

380 €

Portuguese A2 (A2.1 + A2.2)

ULisboa

6+6

27 Sep 2022 – 31 Jan 2023

380 €

Catalan for beginners

Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (UPC)

2

8 Sep 2022 – 3 Oct 2022

90 €

Spanish A1.1

Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (UPC)

4

28 Sep – 1 Jan 2022

245 €

Spanish A1.2

Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (UPC)

4

28 Sep – 1 Jan 2022

245 €