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.


Will be agreed separately.

Credits: 2

Schedule: 01.04.2020 - 22.04.2020

Teacher in charge (valid 01.08.2020-31.07.2022):

Teacher in charge (applies in this implementation): Tapani Vuorinen

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):

Teaching language: English

Languages of study attainment: English


  • Valid 01.08.2020-31.07.2022:

    The study period can include topics not covered by the regular curriculum. The contents and requirements for the individual study element have to be agreed upon with the teacher in charge.

  • Applies in this implementation:

    CHEM-EV Kemira Next 100 Years Boot Camp is a real life challenge course where multidisciplinary student teams present business scenarios/cases for an established solution provider for sustainable bioeconomy and clean water. The course includes a visit to Kemira research centre, prework on own time and a two day’s boot camp in Kemira head office. The company professionals will tutor the teams for their proposals to be pitched in front of the jury of the company and university representatives.


Assessment Methods and Criteria
  • Valid 01.08.2020-31.07.2022:

    Will be agreed separately.

  • Applies in this implementation:

    Evaluation: Pass/Fail

  • Valid 01.08.2020-31.07.2022:

    Varies with the extent of the course.


Study Material
  • Valid 01.08.2020-31.07.2022:

    Will be agreed separately.

  • Valid 01.08.2020-31.07.2022:

    Recommended: General chemistry


Details on the schedule
  • Applies in this implementation:

    1.4.2020 at 14-17, Kemira Oyj R&D Center, Luoteisrinne 2, Espoo: Introduction to the challenge

    2-20.4.2020: Prework in teams on own time

    21.4.2020 at 9-19: Kemira Oyj Headquarters, Energiakatu 4, Helsinki: Working in teams coached by Kemira experts + dinner

    22.4.2020 at 9-16: Kemira Oyj Headquarters: Working in teams continues + pitching competition