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.


Each session includes two presentations from the researchers of the departmen, or visitiorst, including conversation. The enrolled students are recommended to participate all the sessions, make notes, and develop own research thoughts along with conversation, and contribute to the conversation. In the end of the semester, send your developed own research thoughts, which are discussed in relation to your notes, to the instructor by email.

Credits: 4

Schedule: 30.09.2021 - 19.05.2022

Teacher in charge (valid for whole curriculum period):

Teacher in charge (applies in this implementation): Kevin Tavin

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:

    The Research Assemblage is a monthly research meeting possibility for everybody interested in research. The purpose is to present ongoing and resent research and art production from faculty members, post doc researchers and doctoral students, and the idea is to increase knowledge of each other s work and allow a space and place for discussion. The assemblage aims to enhance more conversation between faculty members, researcher, doctoral students and the entire community. The event is open for everybody. Doctoral students may gain credits with engaged involvement. The assemblage is organized on selected Fridays with two presenters.

  • valid for whole curriculum period:

    Lectures and contact teaching, literature, developing own research thoughts and writing.


Study Material
  • valid for whole curriculum period:

    Selected text by presenters

Substitutes for Courses
SDG: Sustainable Development Goals

    4 Quality Education

    5 Gender Equality

    10 Reduced Inequality

    16 Peace and Justice Strong Institutions


Further Information
  • valid for whole curriculum period:

    Minimum number of participants: 8

    Teaching Period:

    2020-2021 Autumn I-Spring V

    2021-2022 Autumn I-Spring V

    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: