Please note! Course description is confirmed for two academic years, which means that in general, e.g. Learning outcomes, assessment methods and key content stays unchanged. However, via course syllabus, it is possible to specify or change the course execution in each realization of the course, such as how the contact sessions are organized, assessment methods weighted or materials used.


•Identify the skills and benefits of a sports career for other potential careers
•Outline the opportunities created by the sports network as part of the thesis process and internships
•Identify the personal potential in post-graduate job placement (including sports career)

Credits: 3

Schedule: 01.09.2019 - 31.07.2020

Teacher in charge (valid 01.08.2020-31.07.2022):

Teacher in charge (applies in this implementation): Timo Saarinen

Contact information for the course (applies in this implementation):

CEFR level (applies in this implementation):

Language of instruction and studies (valid 01.08.2020-31.07.2022):

Finnish, English, Swedish


  • Valid 01.08.2020-31.07.2022:

    •Evaluating personal development as an athlete and a student
    •Identifying and expressing the expertise learned through sports, studies and internships

Assessment Methods and Criteria
  • Valid 01.08.2020-31.07.2022:

    •Tasks related to expressing the expertise gained through dual-career
    •Meeting in relation to the subject

  • Valid 01.08.2020-31.07.2022:

    Independent work 81 hours


Study Material
  • Valid 01.08.2020-31.07.2022:

    Material available on MyCourses page

  • Valid 01.08.2020-31.07.2022:

    Only students who are members of Urhea can register for this course