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.


Students learn to make a research plan, implement analysis techniques and report the results in compact form (e.g. a manuscript for peer-review journal)

Credits: 10

Schedule: 17.09.2021 - 25.07.2022

Teacher in charge (valid for whole curriculum period):

Teacher in charge (applies in this implementation): Lauri Rautkari, Maija Kymäläinen, Jenny Thors, Kristiina Lillqvist

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:

    Laboratory work and/or literature work.

  • valid for whole curriculum period:

    5 cr = 135 h, 10 cr = 270 h

    To be agreed with the responsible teacher. Depending on duration of the project.


Substitutes for Courses
SDG: Sustainable Development Goals

    4 Quality Education

    5 Gender Equality

    12 Responsible Production and Consumption

    13 Climate Action


Further Information
  • valid for whole curriculum period:

    The course will be tailored for each student eg. course can last only 1 period or several periods. Please contact the responsible teacher, if you would like to enroll this course. 

    Teaching Period:


    (2021, 2022) - No teaching

    Course Homepage:

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

    Registration via Sisu. Please see Sisu for registration dates.