Presentation on theme: "HEIDI YLI-SUVANTO O Born in 11.02.1994 O Hometown Yli-Ii O Family: mother, father and an older sister O Two dogs and a cat O Attending both secondary and."— Presentation transcript:
HEIDI YLI-SUVANTO O Born in O Hometown Yli-Ii O Family: mother, father and an older sister O Two dogs and a cat O Attending both secondary and vocational school (graduating in 2014)
BASIC INFORMATION O Capital: Helsinki O Area: km 2 O Population: 5,4 million O Official languages: Finnish, Swedish O Independence day: O Currency: Euro O Main religion: Christianity O Joined EU in 1995
ENVIRONMENT O Four seasons. Temperatures drop in the winter to -40°C and rise up to +30°C in the summer O Polar night and midsummer O Northern lights
SCHOOL O Studied to be one of the best education systems in the world by PISA O Preschool at 6, lower comprehensive school at 7, higher comprehensive school at 13, high school or vocational school at 16, university or college at 19 O Typical school day between 8 and 16, lunch is paid by school. Books and transportation are free in comprehensive school and are supported in higher levels.
FINNISH THINGS O Sauna O Salmiakki (salty liquorice) O Santa Claus O Marimekko O Angry Birds O Nokia
VOCATIONAL QUALIFICATION IN VEHICLE TECHNOLOGY
COURSES O 120 courses O Takes usually 3 years O Automotive or motorcycle maintenance (30 cr), vehicle repairs (30 cr) and optional studies such as electric systems (30 cr) O Common studies such as mathematics, Finnish, chemistry and English (20 cr) O Optional studies such as P.E. (10 cr)
OCCUPATIONS O People, who have completed the qualification can work in different occupations in workshops, petrol stations and vehicle and motorcycle shops O Most common profession is vehicle mechanic
LEONARCO DA VINCI PROGRAMME O EU’s programme of vocational training O Develops vocational educating system and European cooperation O Support student exchanges, abroad training periods and specialist exchanges O All countries of EU, Switzerland, Croatia, Norway, Turkey and Iceland
LEARN FINNISH O Good morning! = Hyvää huomenta! O Hello = Hei O How are you? = Mitä kuuluu? O I’m fine, thank you. = Kiitos, hyvää. O What’s your name? = Mikä sinun nimesi on? O My name is Heidi. = Nimeni on Heidi. O Sorry, I don’t speak Finnish. = Anteeksi, en puhu suomea.
O Good night. = Hyvää yötä. O Kun pää määrää määränpään on päämäränä pään määräämä määränpää. O Epäjärjestelmällistyttämättömyydellänsäkää nkökän O Kukin munkki tunki kumitunkin kunkin munkin tunkkiin.
SOURCES O TEXT O nology_Study_Programme_.pdf O O O tietoja/ O O
SOURCES O PHOTOS O O O lights.jpg O birds-christmas-logo.jpg O unikko.gif O