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

Topical Course in SB&E

Registration period: 4.8.2022–23.10.2022. Exam 24.10.2022–31.12.2022. This course covers Blockchain-based technologies and key concepts such as smart contracts, cryptocurrencies, digital wallets, and ICOs. We will discuss the potential benefits and challenges of developing blockchain-based business ecosystems and their governance while covering the technology, business, legal and regulatory aspects.

Course: TJTS5704

Credits: 1 - 5

Organizer: University of Jyväskylä Faculty of Information Technology

To whom: Jamk student, JYU student

Topical Course on Digital Services

Enrolment has ended. More information about next enrolment will be announced later. The course focuses on digital service research on a selected topical area and includes critical examination and evaluation of contemporary research. The idea is to give the students a broad understanding of the area with the aim of preparing students for doing research in the area of digital services. Course taught in English. Preferably you have already done some courses in the area of digital services, but this is not a mandatory requirement.

Course: TJTS5604

Credits: 1 - 5

Organizer: University of Jyväskylä Faculty of Information Technology

To whom: Jamk student, JYU student

Purchasing Management

Enrolment period 1.8.2022-31.5.2023. The main themes in the course will be purchasing management, purchasing process, analyzing and developing purchasing and a selected special topic in purchasing management.

Credits: 5 - 5

Organizer: Jamk School of Technology

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

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

Music and Sound for Games

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Enrolment has ended. More information about next enrolment will be announced later. The student will learn the basic terminology and the general mindset of music and sound design in games. The student will also become acquainted with the tools and conventions to make game sounds and music in practice.

Course: KDMP0410

Credits: 5

Organizer: Jamk School of Business

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

Restriction: Previous knowledge: Personal interest, hobbyism and other competences in a field of music, sound or/and games. Some kind of background with music/sound softwares and/or musical instrument can be seen beneficial when applying to this course.

Programming with C++

Enrolment has ended. More information about next enrolment will be announced later. Prerequisites: Basics of ICT. Course information: The students master software design, the basics of data and command structures and are able to produce small-scale software in a software development environment. The students are familiar with the representation of information in a computer, data types, the basics of algorithms and logic. Students master the principles of object-oriented programming, they are able to design and implement classes and use class libraries.

Course: HTG410W1

Credits: 5

Organizer: Jamk School of Business

To whom: JYU student, vocational student

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

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

Mobile Application Development

Enrolment has ended. More information about next enrolment will be announced later. Prerequisites: Basic IT skills, programming. Course info: The course consists of lectures introducing various technologies that can be used to implement applications for mobile devices.

Course: TTOW0615

Credits: 5

Organizer: Jamk School of Technology

To whom: JYU student, vocational student

Mobile Game Programming

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Enrolment has ended. More information about next enrolment will be announced later. The course will focus on developing mobile games with selected game engine middleware. We will learn to create games of our own and optimize it for a variety of mobile devices.

Course: HTGP0290-3002

Credits: 5 - 5

Organizer: Jamk School of Business

To whom: JYU student, vocational student

Restriction: You need to posses advanced skills in game programming and game engines and therefore this course is not for you are not familiar with modern game development.

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

Orientation studies

Introduction to planetary well-being

Registration by 22.1.2023. The course explores the global environmental crises of climate change and biodiversity loss, their causes and historical development pathways. The course will also explore international agreements on sustainable development and environmental and nature conservation, the global challenges in achieving sustainable development, and the concept of planetary well-being.

Course: BENY2021

Credits: 1

Organizer: University of Jyväskylä Department of Biological and Environmental Science

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