Go ahead, give it a go! It is not so difficult – we help you to do it in six weeks.

Learn the unique language that inspired elvish in Tolkien’s writings!

FORTHEM Digital Academy and the Centre for Multilingual Academic Communication at the University of Jyväskylä proudly present the Survival Finnish (2 ECTS*) elementary course with 30 places reserved for students from FORTHEM-universities.

Teacher-led Moodle-course combining interactive and independent study elements (active participation required, 80% attendance) will be organised on Fridays at 8.15-9.45 and Wednesdays at 10.15-11.45 (Finnish time) from 29 October to 8 December 2021.

Enroll/show your interest by filling in the form by 1 October 2021:


Selected students will be contacted later regarding the next steps!

Course description: https://sisu.jyu.fi/student/courseunit/otm-4f37f2f7-0ba0-4989-a6cd-5730fea6ee26/brochure

E-mail for more information: movi@jyu.fi

*PLEASE NOTE The course is worth 2 ECTS credits and every FORTHEM university makes individual decisions about the recognition of these credits to their students. Check before-hand with your home university about the credit recognition if you wish to have the credits transferred to your degree!