Materials in Itslearning
contact teaching, task-based learning, independent study
31.08.2022 - 23.12.2022
01.06.2022 - 30.11.2022
Engineering and Business
Poppy Skarli: responsible for the English implementation of the course
The course is online course, the link is in Itslearning.
The course is run in parallel in Finnish and English every other week.
Degree Programme in Information and Communication Technology, Degree Programme in Information and Communications Technology
No alternative methods of attainment
The course covers the basic skills of research communication and goes through the thesis process.
The course schedule will be published in Itslearning. Instruction in Finnish and instruction in English in alternate weeks. Typically, the course has 13 sessions (1 x kickoff to the course, 6 x classes in English, 6x classes in Finnish)
Contact classes: 2 x 14h = 28h (14h in Finnish, 14 h in English)
Students' own work : 31h
Students can attend either Finnish or English or both language sessions. However, it is recommended that they attend the classes in the language in which they will write their thesis.
Basics of academic writing
Theses: Types and relevant agreements
The process of thesis writing ( from thesis topic idea to publication)
Basic skills in thesis writing and thesis reporting
Approved: active attendance at least 5 lessons and a topic paper done.
Failed: Less than 5 active attendances and/or topic paper not done.