PEACEGS1 Study Skills and Personal Study Planning 2 op
Organised by
MP in Peace, Mediation and Conflict Research
Peace and Conflict Research
Corresponding course units in the curriculum
Yhteiskunta- ja kulttuuritieteiden yksikkö
Curricula 2015 – 2017

Learning outcomes

Upon completion of the course, the student will
- understand the significance of study planning
- be familiar with the learning opportunities available to her/him
- recognise her/his strengths and challenges in progressing in her/his studies
- plan and assess her/his studies throughout the completion of the degree
- manage and apply the basics of academic information literacy and the basic skills of information retrieval in her/his field of study
- seek and use various data extensively and critically
- understand the ethical issues related to the use of texts and other data in the academic environment.

Contents

The course spans throughout the duration of studies and consist of the following parts:

1. Personal study plan
Each student prepares a personal study plan which is, designed to support the student in the process of planning and completing her/his studies. The student updates her/his personal study plan during the studies with the support provided by the degree programme.

2. Basic of Information Literacy
A course taught by the university library, which will introduce the student to the printed and electronic library materials, and provide the student with a grasp of information retrieval, use and assessment of information, and good ethical practices in the academia.

Teaching language

English

Modes of study

Option 1
Available for:
  • Degree Programme Students
  • Other Students
  • Open University Students
  • Doctoral Students
  • Exchange Students
Personal Study Planning  Project / practical work  1 ECTS
In English
Evaluation 
Pass/fail. 
Basics of Information Literacy  Participation in course work  1 ECTS
In English

Students must:
- participate the university + programme orientation
- complete a personal study plan
- participate the Basics of Information Literacy -course

Evaluation

Pass/fail.

Belongs to following study modules

Yhteiskuntatieteiden tiedekunta
Yhteiskuntatieteiden tiedekunta
2017–2018
Teaching
Archived Teaching Schedule. Please refer to current Teaching Shedule.
Yhteiskuntatieteiden tiedekunta