EduFutura Work and Entrepreneurship module, Project competence module

Team&Client Project Course

Registration period 30.5.2022–29.1.2023. Project, In English 30.1.2023–7.5.2023. During the Team and Client –project course students will practice project and teamwork skills and network with students in other fields. Students will implement a development project providing new ideas and knowledge for a real client in multicultural and multidisciplinary teams. Opintojakso on tarjolla suomeksi kesällä 2022.

Course: URAA1001

Credits: 3 - 6

Organizer: University of Jyväskylä Student and Academic Services

To whom: Jamk student, JYU student

Services Design

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Enrolment has ended. More information about next enrolment will be announced later. This course introduces the distinctive design of service industries, service as a product, customer service and derived service and their importance in the economy for both profit and non-profit organizations.

Course: YHGS1007-3002

Credits: 3

Organizer: Jamk School of Business

To whom: JYU student, vocational student

Restriction: Previous knowledge: An introductory course in marketing.

Psychology for Business Management

Enrolment has ended. More information about next enrolment will be announced later. Psychology as a tool to improve Management and Customer Experience. Basic framework for non-psychologists. Internal (Leadership), and external (Marketing) business-related needs of psychological knowledge.

Course: YHGS1003-3003

Credits: 3

Organizer: Jamk School of Business

To whom: JYU student, vocational student

International Business Speaking

Enrolment has ended. More information about next enrolment will be announced later. This course will help you compose and deliver effective--compelling, ethical and well-organized--extemporaneous oral presentations appropriate for a variety of professional contexts. Through frequent guided practice, you will learn to analyze audiences and effectively adapt your oral communication for different organizational stakeholders.

Course: YHGS1006-3004

Credits: 3

Organizer: Jamk School of Business

To whom: JYU student, upper secondary school student, vocational student

EduFutura Work and Entrepreneurship module

Lean Startups

Registration period 15.8.2022–23.10.2022. Lectures 24.10.2022–12.12.2022. In this course, students will become entrepreneurs and startuppers. They will work on their own idea or develop a new business idea jointly from scratch. The students can simulate the life of a startup as a course exercise or establish a real company. The core goal of the course is to gain an increased understanding of how emergent innovations translate into commercial reality and might transform society. This course assumes that you have already completed your bachelor’s studies and you are currently doing your master’s or doctoral studies.

Course: TJTS5702

Credits: 5

Organizer: University of Jyväskylä Faculty of Information Technology

To whom: Jamk student, JYU student

Global Team Leadership

Enrolment has ended. More information about next enrolment will be announced later. A comprehensive hands-on preparation for students that aim to move quickly to management positions. Conceptually solid, but action oriented skills, delivered in a pragmatic way, for participants to be able to put them in practice right after the completion of the course.

Course: YHGS1005-3002

Credits: 3

Organizer: Jamk School of Business

To whom: JYU student, upper secondary school student, vocational student

Idea to Business

Registration period: 8.8.2022–20.9.2022. Lectures 22.9.2022–1.12.2022. Contact teaching course in English, hybrid. Contents in small group business idea coaching: new venture creation and analyses related to that such as product -cutomer matrix, market analysis, competitor analysis, marketing & sales plan, financial calculations and final oral elevator pitch. Please see detailed course description and register also on the Startup Factory website yritystehdas.fi/en/idea-to-business

Course: JSBA2004 

Credits: 5

Organizer: University of Jyväskylä/The Startup Factory Jyväskylä University School of Business and Economics/The Startup Factory

To whom: Jamk student, JYU student, upper secondary school student, vocational student

Ethics and Law for International Managers

Enrolment has ended. More information about next enrolment will be announced later. The course is designed to provide a basic understanding and appreciation for contract law through the global apparel industry and will provide students with an opportunity to consider the complexity of contracts in the lifecycle of clothing. Within the framework of traditional ethics, cultural considerations, Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR), UN Sustainability Development Goals, and the UN Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods, the course will explore a number of issues including sustainable sourcing, labor and employment concerns, globalization, and creating an overall sustainable supply chain through contracts.

Course: YHGS1000-3002

Credits: 3

Organizer: Jamk School of Business

To whom: JYU student, vocational student

Game Monetization and Analytics

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Enrolment has ended. More information about next enrolment will be announced later. Are you interested in how to make money with games? How to reach audiences and acquire users? The course provides a detailed look into monetization and business analytics in games.

Course: HTGP0340-3002

Credits: 5 - 5

Organizer: Jamk School of Business

To whom: JYU student, vocational student

Restriction: Previous knowledge: Basic understanding of business operations, entrepreneurship and game industry is required.

Global Destination Branding

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Enrolment has ended. More information about next enrolment will be announced later. The objectives of the course are as follows. The student a) understands the meaning of destination branding process especially in the tourism industry, b) understands and can apply the destination branding process tools and processes to develop tourism and hospitality services.

Course: YHGS1002-3002

Credits: 3

Organizer: Jamk School of Business

To whom: JYU student, vocational student

Restriction: Previous knowledge: 1st year business studies or similar competence.

EduFutura entrepreneurship studies

Dreams+Inspirations!

Registration period 8.4.2022–28.10.2022. Small group teaching, In English 2.11.2022–14.12.2022 (contact sessions: Wed 2.11.2022 at 14.15 – 17.00; Wed 16.11.2022 at 12.15 – 19.00; Wed 30.11.2022 at 12.15 – 19.00; Wed 14.12.2022 at 13.00 – 16.00). Dreams+Inspiration! -course inspires you about your own employment. In this course you may further study your own professional dreams and get inspired about a possibility of creating your own job in incrementally changing working life full of experts and entrepreneurs. Students must enrol in their home institution's registration system.

Credits: 3

Organizer: EduFutura institutes

To whom: Jamk student, JYU student, upper secondary school student, vocational student

Dynamic Creativity Management

Enrolment has ended. More information about next enrolment will be announced later. This course is ideal for participants that aim to work in professions and industries that require continuous innovation, renewal and adaptations. It will be delivered in a very inspiring, self-developing and enriching format.

Course: YHGS1004-3002

Credits: 3

Organizer: Jamk School of Business

To whom: JYU student, vocational student

Entrepreneurship module

Entrepreneurship in Action

Registration period 8.8.2022–25.5.2023. Learning diary 1.9.2022–25.5.2023. On successful completion of the course, students will be able to analyze their participation in entrepreneurial endeavors / entrepreneurship related events with the help of academic literature on entrepreneurship. Requirements: the basics of entrepreneurship & the student is going to participate in, e.g., the following: the planning of a new business, the lauch of a new business, the daily operations of a new business or an entrepreneurship related event.

Course: JSBA2010

Credits: 2 - 5

Organizer: University of Jyväskylä Jyväskylä University School of Business and Economics

To whom: Jamk student, JYU student

Cultural, Sports and Tourism Events Planning

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Enrolment has ended. More information about next enrolment will be announced later. This course teaches the design of an event plan for cultural, sporting, or tourism purposes. Students work in teams to choose a current event and learn how it is planned by understanding the major planning components for a professional event. Students will investigate consumer needs, targeting, and positioning as related to the planning and operation of events. Students will examine the integrated marketing communications, sales, sponsorship, budgeting, risk management, staging, logistics, and performance measures needed to properly plan an event.

Course: YH00BP60-3001

Credits: 3

Organizer: Jamk School of Business

To whom: JYU student

Restriction: Previous knowledge: An introductory course in marketing.

The Startup Factory-module

Demola-project

Enrolment has ended. More information about next enrolment will be announced later. Participation to a Demola project, building a prototype/demo together with a multidisciplinary team including company member(s), co-creation with other teams and a client. Coaching events (e.g. agile development, concept development, presentation, service design, productization). In order to be able to participate to the course, you need to apply and to be accepted to a Demola team (see: https://www.demola.net/jyvaskyla): You enroll both to Demola and to the Demola project course. Before the project begins, please contact the responsible teacher of your own field. Depending on your work amount, you can get 5-10 cr from the Demola Project.

Credits: 5 - 10

Organizer: The Startup Factory

To whom: Jamk student, JYU student

Orientation studies

Digital marketing in practice

Enrolment period 1.9.2022-22.1.2023. This course introduces the students with Google’s digital marketing tools. Main themes of the course are online visibility, search engine optimization, advertising and analytics, display advertisement, social media marketing and mobile marketing.

Course: JSBY7110

Credits: 2

Organizer: University of Jyväskylä Jyväskylä University School of Business and Economics

To whom: Jamk student, JYU student, upper secondary school student, vocational student