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Arkistoitu opetusohjelma 2017–2018
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HTIS63 Seminar in HTI: Technical and Socio-cultural Perspectives for Digitalization of Learning 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 Human-Technology Interaction
Faculty of Communication Sciences

Learning outcomes

After the course the students posses a diverse understanding on
- the possibilities and challenges of current learning technologies and their applications in different contexts, and
- the socio-cultural framework and aspects around the digitalization of learning.

General description

This course presents a timely snapshot on ICT4D, HCI4D, MIL4C and their applications in higher education, digitalization of learning and cross-cultural collaboration. It is suitable for master's and PhD students in Human-Technology Interaction, Media Education and other relevant fields.

Guest speakers include

  • Prof. Manisha Pathak-Shelat from MICA, Ahmedabad, India,
  • Prof. Keyur Sorathia from IIT-Guwahati, Assam, India and
  • Head of Design and UX Saurabh Srivastava from Conduent Labs, Bengaluru, India.

Enrolment for University Studies

By 13th of December (12:00)

Enrolment time has expired


Markku Turunen, Teacher responsible
Sirkku Kotilainen, Teacher responsible
Sumita Sharma, Teacher
Juhani Linna, Teacher

Homepage URL


14-Dec-2017 – 15-Dec-2017
Thu 14-Dec-2017 at 9-15.15, PinniB 2031, SimSpace
Fri 15-Dec-2017 at 9-15.15, PinniB 2031, SimSpace



Evaluation criteria

Passing requires participation in the seminar and course assignment (video or an essay). Further information given at the seminar.