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Arkistoitu opetusohjelma 2016–2017
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BIO0020 Orientation 2 ECTS
Period I Period II Period III Period IV
Language of instruction
Type or level of studies
Advanced studies
Course unit descriptions in the curriculum
Master's Degree Programme in Bioinformatics

Learning outcomes

Upon completion of the course, the student is expected to grasp the principles of studying in the university and to be familiar with the University of Tampere as a study environment. The student is also expected to be aware of the structure, requirements and learning outcomes of her/his degree programme, and the learning, study guidance and councelling opportunities available to her/him. The student is expected to be able to apply this knowledge in the planning and completion of her/his studies.

General description

This course consists of the following parts:

- Orientation course for international students, week 34 22. – 26.8. (+Tampere-tour Sat 27.8.)

- Introduction to Academic Culture and Degree Studies on Wednesday 24.8 at 9-12 and Monday 29.8 at 9-12. The sessions are compulsory for all new degree students.

- Orientation to the study programme and the Kauppi Campus on Thursday 25.8 at 13-15 in Arvo building (on Kauppi Campus).


Catarina Ståhle-Nieminen, Teacher responsible

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22-Aug-2016 – 18-Oct-2016
Information sessions
Wed 24-Aug-2016 at 9-12, Linna Building, Lecture Hall K103, Introcustion to Academic Culture and Degree Studies I
Wed 24-Aug-2016 at 13-14, UTA Main Building, Lecture Hall D10A, Orientation course session
Wed 24-Aug-2016 at 14-16, UTA Main Building Rh D12, BINF Programme first meeting
Thu 25-Aug-2016 at 13-15, Arvo Rh B240 (Kauppi Campus), Programme introduction and orientation
Mon 29-Aug-2016 at 9-12, Linna building, room TBC, Introduction to Academic Culture and Degree Studies, Living and Wellfare in Finland