Pilot case

Työelämän portugalia verkossa

Creating two Portuguese language blended learning courses for Aalto students
Työelämän portugalia verkossa

Pilot leader

Pasi Puranen


Language Centre


60 students yearly


Nov 2018 – Feb 2019


To create two Portuguese language blended learning courses (3 ECTS each) for Aalto students utilizing flipped classroom method and providing additional online materials for students in MyCourses.

Platforms and tools

Mycourses, panopto, pictochart, flipgrid, kahoot, quizlet

Pedagogical methods

Flipped classroom, autonomous, self-directed approach, blended learning

Involved courses

LC-3111 – Basic Portuguese for Professional Needs 1 (3 ECTS)
LC-3112 – Portuguese for Professional Needs 2 (3 ECTS)


Pasi Puranen
Language Centre
Pilot leader

Gabriela Barco
Language Centre
Portuguese teacher

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