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.


The students learn to master new processes, methods and skills and discover new opportunities and approaches to special issues and questions in their various areas through embodied research and interdisciplinary approach.

Depending on the varying course content the course might be open only for BA or MA students.

Please see details in the course syllabus.

Credits: 1

Schedule: 24.05.2021 - 11.06.2021

Teacher in charge (valid 01.08.2020-31.07.2022): Liisa Ikonen, Kaisa Mäkinen

Teacher in charge (applies in this implementation): Liisa Ikonen, Kaisa Mäkinen

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: Finnish, Swedish, English


  • Valid 01.08.2020-31.07.2022:

    Courses with varying content.

Assessment Methods and Criteria
  • Valid 01.08.2020-31.07.2022:

    Assessment is based on attendance and active participation.

  • Valid 01.08.2020-31.07.2022:

    Contact teaching 30-40%, independent work 60-70 %. Attending the first lessons, 80% participation and accepted assignments are required.