Teaching

I am both a qualified and an experienced teacher.

Experience in teaching

I have an approximately four years of teaching experience at a university level. In 2012–16, I have served as a University Lecturer of French at the Universities of Helsinki and Turku.

I have taught students of BA and MA levels in 24 different courses related to linguistics and translation. In the teaching of translation, I have two areas of speciality: EU translation and authorised translation. Furthermore, I have served as a visiting lecturer in various courses, a tutor teacher and a second examiner of MA theses. Finally, I have a long experience (2005–09) in teaching and coordinating courses related to careers and work options of students of Romance languages.

Pedagogical qualifications

I am a qualified teacher with the following diplomas:

  • Teachers’ pedagogical studies oriented towards adult education, Faculty of Educational Sciences, University of Helsinki (60 ECTS) (2013).
  • Advanced studies in education, especially in subject didactics (foreign languages) (40 ECTS), Faculty of Educational Sciences, University of Helsinki (2015). In my MA thesis, I studied spoken language proficiency assessment, and made observations related to the digitalization project of the Finnish matriculation examination.