APPLY FOR ASIAN STUDIES PROGRAMME 2013
The Asian Programme (25-31 ECTS) is an multidisciplinary BA level study programme, which offers students an exceptional view of Asia's history and culture and its current political and economic development.
The core idea of the programme is to provide the students with an insightful review of a dynamic region which is growing as a major power in the world in terms of trade and innovation - not to mention it's political influence.
With the programme, students will aqcuire a deeper understanding of Asia's challenges and reality today, providing them with a firm basis for a professional and academic future after their studies.
Application period 8.10. - 11.11.2012
University students who are registered at one of the Network member Universities can take the courses free of charge.
The member universities are: Aalto University, University of Jyväskylä, University of Oulu, University of Tampere, University of Turku, University of Vaasa and Åbo Akademi.
Membership decision is pending in University of Lapland, Lappeenranta University of Technology and Tampere University of Technology.
The Asian Programme is organised by the Finnish University Network for Asian Studies.
The following modules are offered:
A: Cultural History of East and Southeast Asia, spring 2013 (in Finnish or English, options: 6 cr or 2 cr)
B: Society and Politics in East and Southeast Asia, spring 2013 (in English, options: 6 cr or 2 cr)
C: Business in East and Southeast Asia, autumn 2013 (in English, options: 7 cr, 5 cr, or 2 cr)
D: Language and Communication in East and Southeast Asia, autumn 2013 (in English, options: 6 cr)
E: India in the World Politics, autumn 2013 (in English, options: 6 cr)
The programme consists of online courses with lectures and exercises.
Courses are organised in the Moodle learning environment on the Internet. The programme can be taken as a minor subject or in smaller course entities. In order to get a degree for a minor subject, the student must finish four complete modules AND at least 25 credits. The languages of instruction are Finnish and English.
The programme is recommended for students who have already completed their first year of study.
For more information, please visit:
All inquiries to samkol(at)utu.fi
Mr. Samu Kolehmainen
Yliopisto-opettaja / University Teacher
Yliopistojen Aasia-verkosto / Finnish University Network for Asian Studies
Viimeksi päivitetty: 8.10.2012