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 course prepares the student for independent work in screenprinting and opens up opportunities for expanding personal artistic expression.

Credits: 3

Schedule: 14.01.2022 - 25.03.2022

Teacher in charge (valid for whole curriculum period):

Teacher in charge (applies in this implementation): Sakari Tervo, Jukka Lehtinen, Ari Björn

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

CEFR level (valid for whole curriculum period):

Language of instruction and studies (applies in this implementation):

Teaching language: English. Languages of study attainment: English


  • valid for whole curriculum period:

    Practising of the basic techniques in screenprinting. Preparation of the screen through hand painting and use of exposure. Printing material used: mesh.

Assessment Methods and Criteria
  • valid for whole curriculum period:

    Two to three exercises, brief lectures and personal guidance.

  • valid for whole curriculum period:

    The course is organized as contact teaching


Study Material
  • valid for whole curriculum period:


Substitutes for Courses


Further Information
  • valid for whole curriculum period:

    Minimum amount of participants is 8 students.
    Two places are reserved for exchange students.

    Teaching Period:

    2020-2021 Autumn I-II

    ,Spring III-IV

    2021-2022 Autumn I-II

    ,Spring III-IV

    Course Homepage:

    Registration for Courses: Sisu replaces Oodi on 9 August, 2021. Priority order to courses is according to the order of priority decided by the Academic committee for School of Arts, Design and Architecture:


    A student registering for the course must confirm participation by being present in the first meeting of the course at 9 am. Without confirmation, the place will be given those present. Passing the course requires 80 percent attendance and completion of the exercises.

    Minimum amount of participants is 8 students.

    The order of priority for admitting students:

    1. Exchange students in Aalto ARTS, 2 places (applies to courses taught in English)
    2. Minor students (applies to compulsory courses in the minor)
    3. Degree students in Aalto ARTS