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.


You have experience in defining, analyzing and solving a demanding technical question. You know how to find and use relevant documentation, standards and scientific literature. You are able to document your work clearly.

Credits: 10

Schedule: 05.09.2022 - 09.06.2023

Teacher in charge (valid for whole curriculum period):

Teacher in charge (applies in this implementation): Petri Vuorimaa

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:

    Independent technical or scientific research or software project in the field of computer, communication or information sciences.  With a prior agreement, the work can be carried out in groups.

    The contents of this course vary. If you have already completed the course and want to do it again from a different topic, please contact In Sisu, a student can have only one valid grade from a course with the same course code.

Assessment Methods and Criteria
  • valid for whole curriculum period:

    Preparation, reporting and presentation of a research or software project.


Substitutes for Courses
SDG: Sustainable Development Goals

    9 Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure


Further Information
  • valid for whole curriculum period:

    Teaching Language : English

    Course that may be completed several times

    Teaching Period : 2022-2023 Autumn I - II
    2022-2023 Spring III - Summer
    2023-2024 Autumn I - II
    2023-2024 Spring III - Summer