Course name Online Communication Skills in English
Course date 01.05.2023 - 30.06.2023
Institution Seinäjoki University of Applied Sciences
Course language English
Credits 2 ECTS credit

Field Languages and Communication HUB, Hospitality Management HUB, Business HUB, Entrepreneurship HUB
Teacher Päivö Laine
Available for open UAS Chargeable
Level Bachelor

Queries related to enrolment practices
Enrolment period 13.03.2023 - 14.04.2023
Implementation plan
OPEN UAS Enrolment
Course enrolment info

Online Communication Skills in English

01.05.2023 - 30.06.2023

Course description

You will learn to assess and use the web and social media as a medium of business communication and develop your skills in communication on the web and in social media in English. You will be able recognize the differences between online communication and communication in traditional media.

The following topics are covered:

  • communicative features of the web and social media
  • the web and social media in business communication
  • effective and interactive online communication
  • cross-cultural aspects of online communication
  • current topics in online communication


Basics of Business English

Assessment criteria

grades 5 to 1

Course way of working and time table

This is a completely virtual course. The course is based on independent learning assignments some of which include student interaction.

Course info

The course is implemented on the Moodle platform.

Course additional info

The length of the course is 2 ECTS credits but by completing an additional development task you will earn a third credit.

Course enrolment info

Ilmoittautuminen sähköisellä lomakkeella avautuu 13.3.2023 klo 8.00. Opintojakso on maksuton läsnäoleville tutkinto-opiskelijoille, avoimen amk:n polkuopiskelijoille sekä ammatillisten opettajakorkeakoulujen opiskelijoille ja vaihto-opiskelijoille. Linkki lomakkeelle löytyy tämän sivun yläosasta. Huom. SeAMKin omat opiskelijat ilmoittautuvat Peppi-järjestelmän kautta.

Avoimen AMK:n yksittäisiä opintojaksoja suorittaville opiskelijoille opintojakso on maksullinen (10€/opintopiste). Maksullisena opintojaksolle ilmoittautumiseen on oma ilmoittautumislomake, joka julkaistaan 13.3.2023 tämän sivun yläosassa.


The courses are free of charge for degree students at universities of applied sciences and for Open Studies’ path students. Also students from schools of professional teacher education and exchange students may select courses and complete the courses free of charge. The enrollment period begins on 13th March at 8 am. See Enroll button in the beginning of this page. Notice! The degree students of SeAMK sign up through Peppi (