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Jan-Mikael Rybicki
Lecturer of English
Aalto University Language Centre
Contact info

Teaching 2019-2020

LC-1110 Online Writing Skills for Engineers 1 (1 ECTS)
LC-1310 Academic Communication for MSc Students (3 ECTS)

Areas of interest

Academic writing, feedback on writing, online and blended learning, learning tools, A+, Moodle and MyCourses

Current projects (2018-2019)

Aalto Online Learning (A!OLE) project: ELEC Master’s thesis language support (combined)

Past projects (2017)

Aalto Online Learning (A!OLE) project Interactive Tools for Online Learning, which developed activity types for online learning courses. More info available in Aalto Wiki and brief version at Aalto Online Learning.


Rybicki, J.-M. and Nieminen, J. (2012). Kungfu Writing, a New Cloud-Based Feedback Tool. In Bradley, L. and Thouësny, S., editors, CALL: Using, Learning, Knowing, EUROCALL Conference, Gothenburg, Sweden, 22-25 August 2012, Proceedings, pages 254-258, Dublin Ireland. Research-publishing.net. Available at http://dx.doi.org/10.14705/rpnet.2012.000062

Rybicki J.-M., Pennington K., Nieminen J. and Gamache S. (2010). Learning to Write: Meaningful Feedback for Teemu Teekkari. In Joutsenvirta T. & Myyry, L. (eds.): Sulautuva opetus - käytäntöjä ja pedagogiikkaa, Online. Available at http://blogs.helsinki.fi/sulautuvaopetus/files/2010/12/sulautuva2010.pdf

Useful links

Recommended links on writing
Academic Writing in English (AWE)