Scandinavian Studies

The Scandinavian Studies Programme is a 32 ECTS (16 US) credit introductory level programme that is organized every fall semester (Sept-Dec).The programme is designed to give the participants a broad overview of Scandinavian history, culture and everyday life. The courses include studies in the fields of History, Social Studies, Cultural Studies, Literature, and Political Science.Participants include both Finnish and international students from different countries. This provides an excellent opportunity for intercultural interactions with students from different cultures and backgrounds.Upon completing the programme, students will be able to identify various aspects of Finnish and Scandinavian culture, history, political systems, literature and everyday life.