Sexual Health Promotion

Enrolment has ended. More information about next enrolment will be announced later. In this course you are able to consider sexuality in human lifecycle. Course is implemented online in English.

Course: SZ00BB68

Credits: 5

Organizer: Jamk School of Health and Social Studies

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

Sexual Health Promotion and Human Rights (Master’s level)

Enrolment has ended. More information about next enrolment will be announced later. Diversity of the human rights and sexuality in regard to sexual orientation, age and preferences; scope of sexuality in society including myths, norms, laws, cultural aspects and social policies and institutions.

Course: YSZY0820

Credits: 5

Organizer: Jamk School of Health and Social Studies

To whom: JYU student

Special Issues in Game Studies – Esport Cultures

Enrolment has ended. More information about next enrolment will be announced later. This online course gives an overview of the quickly developing field of competitive gaming, covering various forms of games, and the main concepts used. The main actors and their roles will discussed, with special emphasis on audiences and audience practices, both in online streams and LAN events. The course also looks at the historical development of competitive gaming since the first Arcade Game tournaments. Other topics include sportification and the relation of esports to traditional sports and physical exercise, esport transmediality, and esports as business and profession. The course consists of lectures, selection of research literature, and assignments.

Course: NKTA1091

Credits: 5

Organizer: University of Jyväskylä Department of Music, Art and Culture Studies

To whom: Jamk student, JYU student

Esports coaching

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Enrolment by 12.2.2023 at the latest. The students gain knowledge to understand eSport as a business and the personal point of view to coaching (coaching philosophy), and the meaning of physiology and psychology. The students gain skills to build teams and assign roles, knowledge to understand rules & requlations and the meaning of statisctics (analysis).

Course: HTP20840

Credits: 5

Organizer: Jamk School of Business

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

Restriction: Participant is required to have a team or an individual gamer to coach.

Clinical biomechanics

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Enrolment has ended. More information about next enrolment will be announced later. In this course, basic biomechanical concepts are integrated into a clinical framework. Students are expected to contribute with their own background knowledge to the multidisciplinary group work. Preliminary knowledge of basic anatomy and biomechanics is needed.

Course: BMES1001

Credits: 5

Organizer: University of Jyväskylä Faculty of Sport and Health Sciences

To whom: Jamk student

Restriction: This course is for students in the JAMK Master of Health Care, DP in Sport and Exercise Physiotherapy programme and the students in the JYU Faculty of Sport and Health Sciences.

Art and Wellbeing module

Arts and Wellbeing

Registration period 8.8.2022–9.1.2023. Lectures 13.1.2023–19.5.2023. The course focuses on the wellbeing potential of arts from psychological, physiological and social quality perspectives. The course includes lectures on practical applications of arts for wellbeing as well as the latest research in the field.

Course: MUTS1101

Credits: 5

Organizer: University of Jyväskylä Department of Music, Art and Culture Studies

To whom: Jamk student, JYU student