The course is included in these curricula and study modules

The course takes place in period

1 (2021-08-01 to 2021-10-24)


General studies

Teaching language


Type of course


Cycle/level of course


Recommended year of study


Total number of ECTS

5 cr

Competency aims

In this study unit the focus lies on the following

Technological competencies and

Learning and career-oriented competencies

Learning outcomes

Upon completion of this study unit:

You understand the difference among data,
information and knowledge. You understand the
relationship between continued learning and career
development. (Knowledge)

You can identify and utilize relevant
technological solutions and tools which contribute
to the studies in your field. (Knowledge)

You utilize your ability to learn independently.
You set realistic goals in your ongoing studies
and apply appropriate study strategies to reach
your goals. (Skills)

You can independently follow and apply various
technological safety aspects in your field and
during your studies at Arcada. (Skills)

You understand the value of planning in achieving
the goals you set for your studies. You can
process data, information and knowledge critically
and with curiosity. You take responsibility
for collective learning in the groups you inhabit.

You approach technology and digital solutions
openly, critically, responsibly and with curiosity
both in your field and society. (Approach)

Education specific part: You can understand,
assess and control the risks associated with
practical work and you know how to respond
appropriately in emergencies.
(Knowledge, skills, approach)

Course contents

Study / learning skills
Information retrieval / evaluation of sources
IT skills
Work safety

Prerequisites and co-requisites


Previous course names

Introduction to University studies

Recommended or required reading

All material can be found on itslearning

Mode of Delivery

Participation in tuition

Assessment requirements

To pass the course the student should pass the
following examinations:

-Career planning (together with teacher tutor)
allows you to determine what you should study as a
compliment to your strengths/weaknesses.

-Individual online assignment

-Reflection diary

-Demonstration of theoretical and practical
laboratory safety and emergency skills


  • Löv Monica
  • Eklund Kaj


Löv Monica

Group size

No limit (19 students enrolled)

Assignments valid until

12 months after course has ended

Course enrolment period

2021-08-09 to 2021-09-05

Room reservations
Date Time Room Title Description Organizer
2021-08-23 10:00 - 11:00 Välkommen till Arcada Löv Monica
Träskman Tomas
2021-08-23 11:00 - 11:30 Studerandekåren ASK Löv Monica
2021-08-23 12:30 - 13:45 Utbildningsspecifik information Bäck Maria
2021-08-23 14:00 - 15:00 Kursanmälan & digitala verktyg på Arcada ASTA, ARBS, itslearning etc tutorerna hjälper till Löv Monica
2021-08-23 15:00 - 16:00 Tutorernas program Tutorernas program Löv Monica
2021-08-24 09:15 - 10:30 A211 Uppgiftsbeskrivning Bäck Maria
Löv Monica
Nordström Fred
Silin Richard
2021-08-24 10:45 - 12:00 Kommunikationskompetens Join Zoom Meeting Meeting ID: 660 1074 4598 Eklund Kaj
Löv Monica
2021-08-24 13:00 - 16:00 Tutorernas program
2021-08-25 09:00 - 10:00 A211 Information om språkstudier Löv Monica
Rancken Ulrika
2021-08-25 11:00 - 12:00 Globala kompetenser Globala kompetenser/soft skills gör dig attraktiv på den framtida arbetsmarknaden då de efterfrågas av arbetsgivarna och förbereder dig för kontinuerligt lärande. Join Zoom Meeting Meeting ID: 645 4432 1137 Passcode: 760389 Join by SIP 64544321137@ 64544321137@ Löv Monica
Slotte Sandra
2021-08-25 13:00 - 14:00 Rundvandring Löv Monica
2021-08-26 10:00 - 11:45 Stöd i studierna / Studenthälsan Welcome to join zoom-meeting: Höglund Maria
Kalland Astrid
Löv Monica
2021-08-27 09:15 - 12:30 A311 Genomgång av uppgift Maria Bäck is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting. Join Zoom Meeting Meeting ID: 640 4974 5351 Join by SIP 64049745351@ 64049745351@ Join by H.323 Meeting ID: 640 4974 5351 Bäck Maria
Silin Richard
2021-09-09 13:00 - 13:45 Teknologi och lärande / diskussion kring studierna Join Zoom Meeting Bäck Maria
Löv Monica
2021-09-14 13:15 - 16:00 A311 Teknologi och lärande / Första hjälpen Anmäl dig till första hjälpen övningarna i itslearning, i kursen Första hjälpen -> Innehåll -> Praktiska övningar (other institutions) -> Registreringar Löv Monica
Mannevaara Pauleen
2021-09-22 13:15 - 16:00 F249 Teknologi och lärande / Säkerhet Löv Monica
Makkonen-Craig Stewart
2021-09-24 09:15 - 12:00 A211 Teknologi och lärande / Säkerhet Hallgren Niclas
Lönnfeldt John
Löv Monica
2021-10-04 14:15 - 16:00 B323 Teknologi och lärande / Informationsökning Löv Monica
Nyström Janne
Pusa Tatja
2021-10-06 13:15 - 16:00 A311 Teknologi och lärande Grupp 4 Löv Monica
Mannevaara Pauleen
2021-10-14 09:00 - 11:00 E387 Teknologi och lärande / Drop-in Frivilligt deltagande - för dig som vill ha hjälp med uppgifterna, vi jobbar med uppgifterna tillsammans Levälahti Filip
Löv Monica
2021-10-15 12:00 - 13:00 Teknologi och lärande Återkoppling av enkäten ''Information och lärande'' Se ytterligare info på itslearning Tore Ståhl is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting. Join Zoom Meeting Meeting ID: 666 6595 8388 Passcode: 516256 Ståhl Tore
2021-10-21 13:00 - 14:00 D4106 Teknologi och lärande Återkoppla till enkäten ''Information och lärande'' Ståhl Tore

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