STUDIES IN INTERNATIONALISATION 2018-19
This study module can be freely chosen, i.e., students do not have to apply for a minor study right, nor is the amount of students limited. The study module is targeted to Finnish-speaking students or those studying in programmes where the language of tuition is Finnish.
After completing the Studies in Internationalisation, the student
Thsi module is coordinated by the Amanuensis Hanna Reinikainen (YHKA, Kuopio) and the Coordinators Juuso Loikkanen (FILO, Joensuu) and Mia Laurila (International Mobility Services, Joensuu). Email: kv-opintokokonaisuus at uef.fi.
Nota bene! You will find the course descriptions and timetables via the interleaf Study modules.
1131020, Studies in Internationalisation (25-35 ECTS)
MODULE 1: Internationalisation at home (max. 15 ECTS)
Courses completed by participating in the international activities or language cafe activities of the Student Union of the University of Eastern Finland, receiving training and acting as a peer tutor for international exchange or degree students, and participating in foreign-language lectures by visiting lecturers can be included in module 1. Foreign-language courses not included in the student’s other study modules can also be included in this module.
Acting as a peer tutor for international students and receiving training to become a peer tutor for international students
Completed foreign-language courses not included in the student’s other study modules.
Participating in foreign-language lectures by visiting lecturers and receiving a mark of completion for participation in accordance with the practices of the major or minor subject in question.
International activities of the Student Union
MODULE 2: International practical training (max. 15 ECTS)
Studies for module 2 can be completed with the study unit 1131021 International practical training, 3-5 ECTS, in international practical training in one’s own major or minor subject, or in other optional international practical training not connected to any study module.
MODULE 3: Studies abroad (max. 15 ECTS)
Courses completed in a foreign higher education institution abroad during university studies. Individual courses that cannot be used to substitute for mandatory or optional studies in a major or minor subject can be included in the internationalisation study module. Higher education -level language studies completed during an exchange can also be used for module 4.4.
MODULE 4: Cultural diversity and language studies (max. 15 ECTS)
In addition to the courses mentioned in the list of courses, other studies related to intercultural encounters and communications that have not been included in other study modules can also be selected for the module. The studies may involve language studies completed in foreign higher education institutions, possible other language studies completed at the Language Centre or for which credits have been transferred (excluding mandatory courses included in the degree as well as refresher courses and similar) as well as certain elective language courses at the Savonia University of Applied Sciences and Karelia University of Applied Sciences offered to UEF students through educational cooperation. Courses related to intercultural encounters completed in the cooperation network can also be included in the module, such as UniPid, UArctic, NOVA and Epic Challenge studies.
Further information and the mark for the completion of the module:
kv-opintokokonaisuus at uef.fi
When asking for the mark for the completion of the module, please indicate in the message your name, student number and which study units you wish to be included in the module.