Professional studies

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Type of course


Cycle/level of course


Recommended year of study


Total number of ECTS

5 cr

Competency aims

The aim is to develop services together with other team members and follow the principles of sustainable development.

Learning outcomes

At the end of the course you are expected to be able to solve a problem, to plan and implement a project according to a specific theme with mordern and actual systems.

Course contents

Project work and Management
Product development
Service design
Marketing, business idea
Profitable thinking'

Prerequisites and co-requisites

First and second study years courses, minimum 100ects must be passed before course start.

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Additional information

Projects will be presented in Swedish, Finnish or English both oral and written.
A test in beginning of September must be passed othervise you can not participate the course.
Obligatory lessons and presentations. You will be inform later.

Recommended or required reading

Macheridis,Nikos.2009.Projektaspekter-Kunskapsområden för ledning och styrning av projekt
Brown A.,Hyer Nancy Lea . 2010.Managing projects : a team-based approach New York : McGraw-Hill Irwin
Eklund,Sven.2009.Arbeta i grupp:Individen,gruppen ,ledaren.Lund:Studentlitteratur.

Study activities

  • Lectures - 20 hours
  • Individual- and group instruction - 40 hours
  • Small-group work - 20 hours
  • Project- and production work/artistic activities - 53 hours


  • Total workload of the course: 133 hours
  • Of which autonomous studies: 133 hours
  • Of which scheduled studies: 0 hours

Mode of Delivery

Participation in tuition

Assessment methods

  • Exams (written-, oral-, home-)
  • Demonstrations and proficiency exams
  • Essays, reports, productions and portfolio

Assessment requirements

Projekt management theory exam 10 cr (must pass in beginning of the course)
Project plan 30 cr
Implementation of project 10 cr
Project report incl. oral presentation 50 cr

minimum 50 credits of 100 -passed grade


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Group size

No limit

Assignments valid until

Until date 2015-05-31

Assessment methods

  • Date of examination will be announced later - Exams
  • Date will be announced later - Demonstrations and presentations
  • 2014-10-17 - Reports and productions
  • Date will be announced later - Other assignments

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