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 will strengthen the student s ability to apply the theoretical basis and methods of his field in multidisciplinary contexts working as part of a group whose members have different backgrounds. After having completed the course the student will have a better understanding on  solving real-world problems in Life Science Technologies and to have learned to work as a member of a multidisciplinary expert team.

Credits: 10

Schedule: 12.01.2022 - 10.05.2022

Teacher in charge (valid for whole curriculum period):

Teacher in charge (applies in this implementation): Tomi Laurila

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:

    This project course combines the contents of multidisciplinary majors in the Life Science Technology for solution of real world problem in the field of life science technologies by a group of students coming from different majors of the Life Science Technologies.

Assessment Methods and Criteria
  • valid for whole curriculum period:

    Project work, interim presentation and final presentation. Assessment methods: self-assessment, peer assessment and assessment of the project instructor.

  • valid for whole curriculum period:

    Project work 100%


Substitutes for Courses


Further Information
  • valid for whole curriculum period:

    The course is intended only for students of Master's Programme in Life Science Technologies.

    Teaching Period:

    2020-2021 Spring III-V

    2021-2022 Spring III-V

    Course Homepage:

    Registration for Courses: In the academic year 2021-2022, registration for courses will take place on Sisu ( instead of WebOodi.

    Via WebOodi. Registration for the project in MyCourses.