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Professional studies

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Total number of ECTS

5 cr

Competency aims

Competencies in focus:
In this unit you will deepen the following
Research, development and innovation competences
Research and research skills are essential to
achieve SDGs 4, 5 and 9, which focus on inclusive
and equitable educational opportunities, gender
equality and sustainable and innovative industrial
Research also focuses on how to promote innovation
and entrepreneurship in a sustainable way, and how
to use technology and innovation to create social
and economic development in an inclusive way. By
increasing our research skills and knowledge in
these areas, we can make informed decisions and
take actions that really make a difference for a
more sustainable future.

Learning outcomes

Upon completion of this study unit:
You can describe the research process (Knowledge)
You are familiar with the different traditions of
knowledge creation in different
scientific/interdisciplinary fields (Knowledge)
You can identify needs for development, be able to
delimit a theme and formulate a purpose and
questions for your learning project (Skills)
You can describe different research methods for
collecting data and processing data (Knowledge)
You can discuss and consider the professional and
research ethics principles that apply to learning
tests (Attitude)

Mode of Delivery

Participation in tuition

Assessment requirements

Present research idea


  • Eronen Lotta
  • Franck Henrika


Franck Henrika

Group size

No limit

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