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 purpose of getting work experience is to develop and deepen the knowledge and skills gained during studies. Having work experience also helps in discerning the job opportunities after graduation and creating connections to working life.

Credits: 1 - 10

Schedule: 01.08.2023 - 31.07.2024

Teacher in charge (valid for whole curriculum period):

Teacher in charge (applies in this implementation): Mikko Möttönen, Aki Vehtari, Stephan Sigg, Luc St-Pierre, Michael Hummel

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:

    Work experience included in the bachelor s degree.

Assessment Methods and Criteria
  • valid for whole curriculum period:

    Work experience must be related to the student's major studies. To get credits for work experience, it must have been obtained after you have started your studies in the bachelor's programme. Work experience is approved based on your report on work experience and a certificate from your employer. The grading scale is pass/fail.

  • valid for whole curriculum period:

    Two weeks of working full-time equals one ECTS credit. For a part-time job, one ECTS equals 80 hours of work. Half credits are not granted.


Substitutes for Courses


Further Information
  • valid for whole curriculum period:

    Teaching Period : 2022-2023 No teaching
    2023-2024 No teaching

    Enrollment : Registration for Courses: In the academic year 2021-2022, registration for courses will take place on Sisu ( instead of WebOodi. After you have registered for the course, you can return the training report, work certificate and application in MyCourses.