Extension 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 of the course is that students get to use their professional knowledge during proper projects within or outside Arcada.

Learning outcomes

The focus is on reflections over project, project management, time management, problem solving and client relations.

Course contents

The course consists of projects or project based tasks in teams or individually that students themselves get and manage.

Prerequisites and co-requisites

Basic knowledge in the field the projects deal with.

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Additional information

The course is a project based practical course without lectures that runs all study year. Which projects are accepted as course material has to be discussed with the teacher in charge.

Recommended or required reading


Study activities

  • Project- and production work/artistic activities - 90 hours
  • Individual studies - 43 hours


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

Mode of Delivery

Virtual self studies

Assessment methods

Essays, reports, productions and portfolio

Assessment requirements

The course is assessed on the grounds of the project and the range and shape of the projects description and report.


Törnqvist Jutta


Törnqvist Jutta

Group size

No limit

Assignments valid until

Until further notice

Assessment methods

Date will be announced later - Reports and productions

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