The Courses of Fluent Study Techniques

The courses of Fluent Study Techniques (instruction only in Finnish) provides practical support and guidance to all students who experience difficulties in studies or in the completion of assignments, or who have a suspected or diagnosed difficulty in the area of reading and writing. The courses provides tools for the solving of problems in reading and writing, the perception of written language, and foreign language learning.

Students can register for the courses of Fluent Study Techniques, so credits are awarded for it.

The courses are:


Time: Autumn semester during September-November and Spring semester during February-March
Place: online courses in Optima or in Moodle


During normal registration periods via Peppi.

Further information:
Satu Liukko, Senior Lecturer,


Dyslexia Assessment

Students can participate in dyslexia assessment twice a year. The assessment is based on the screening method of dyslexia for young people and adults (Holopainen et al. 2004). The needs for support are identified and the support forms are jointly planned according to the results. The support forms can include alternative forms of course completion, extra time in exams, extra training, provision of course materials in advance, etc.

Registration for this assessment happens via email: Satu Liukko (

For more information: Satu Liukko, Senior Lecturer