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

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

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

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.

Integration into the Finnish Society

Enrolment open until 19.02.2023. By completing this informative course you will gain information about living in Finland, its culture, habits and practices in order to be able to integrate into the society. You will understand how Finnish society functions and you will be capable of acting as a part of the society.

Course: ZW00BS75-3002

Credits: 2

Organizer: Jamk School of Business

To whom: JYU student, upper secondary school student, vocational 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 Art & Design

Enrolment has ended. More information about next enrolment will be announced later. This course gives an overview on game industry and unique monetization models specifgic to game industry. Overview on visual design and concept art is provided, along with simple tools to quickly visualize game concepts and ideas.

Course: HBIG1000-3002

Credits: 3

Organizer: Jamk School of Business

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

Game Design

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Enrolment has ended. More information about next enrolment will be announced later. Do you want to know what makes games tick? Are you interested in designing an appealing game? Game Design course helps you to understand why people play certain games, and how to design a game with goal-oriented and audience-aware approach. After completing this course, you will be prepared to work as a game designer in multi-talented game development team.

Course: HTGP0170-3002

Credits: 8 - 8

Organizer: Jamk School of Business

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

Restriction: Collaboration Tools -course needs to be passed before attending this course. If you have not passed the course, you need to provide sufficient evidence about the skills required in the course in question.