Course selection

Each course is fully accredited and worth 5 ECTS, except Multimodal Introduction in Professional Contexts, which is a 3 ECTS course and Artificial Intelligence & Cybersecurity, which is a 2 ECTS online course. 

There are both online and on-site courses. Courses organized on-site may have some online parts, e.g. pre-assignments or exams, outside the contact teaching period but they require presence in Turku between 5-16 August 2024. It is not possible to take part in the contact teaching period online. 

The course fees are mostly 75€ for on-site courses and 50€ for online courses. The fees are stated in each course description.

On-site courses 2024

The students will learn the basics of WTO law and its interaction with the EU and other trading partners. The idea is to present the student with the evolution of trade before and after COVID.

This is a course for someone wishing to find new sources of innovation and new creativity tools as well as to learn more about idea management.

The focus of this course is on designer-attitude, design methods, design thinking and service design that are approached in an effective and fun way.

The course gives you a picture of company treasury functions, financial planning and risks with the focus on investments decisions. 

Deep dive into ethnic and cultural identities and questions on equity, power and privilege with the focus on multiculturalism and its historical, political, sociological and philosophical foundations.

Game design combines both artistic and scientific thinking resulting in exciting and immersive experiences. The students will learn the theory behind game design and how to carry it out in practice.

Nature can effect health and well-being in many ways. The course includes insights on nature-based methods for promoting health and well-being as well as activities in the nature.

With the focus on sustainable development, the course offers insights on everyday environments, how the city works and how city planning accounts for various phenomena.

Are you dreaming about starting your own business? Before putting your plans into action, let’s develop your business idea to a prototype together.

Social media has transformed on how we communicate, organize and act in society. This course introduces relevant theories for a deeper understanding of how digital media relates to social change, and gives the tools to produce an online publication.

The students will learn the basics of first aid, good sleep, nutrition, sport exercises and erconomy, sustainable development and green care. The knowledge will be useful for everybody’s good life.

This interdisciplinary course aims to introduce some of the current ocean-related wicked problems, related to e.g. climate change, biodiversity changes and pollution and to discuss sustainable solutions.

Gain experience and knowledge of different circus disciplines and techniques used in them, try new things in circus disciplines and learn new skills, work as a team with other students.

Online courses 2024

Students familiarise themselves with the most common Finnish phrases and learn basic vocabulary and grammar to be able to manage everyday situations in Finnish.

Introduction on how to facilitate communication and promote linguistic accessibility when working with people whose access to interaction is challenged.

Learn the basic phrases, vocabulary and grammar of the second official language in Finland in your own pace.

This free online course covers planning and producing virtual events, technical aspects and economics of the productions.

A free introductory level course on how the rapid advances in AI technology, most prominently machine learning, connect with the changing cybersecurity domain.