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Finnish Culture and Society

Structure Type: Study unit
Code: ET00BN51
Curriculum: ETE 2023
Level: Bachelor of Engineering
Year of Study: 1 (2023)
Semester: Spring
Credits: 2 cr
Responsible Teacher: Oyeyiola, Francis
Language of Instruction: English

Courses During the Year 2023

Impl.Group(s)Study TimeTeacher(s)LanguageEnrolment
3001ETE2023-1, ETE2023-1A, ETE2023-1B, ETE2023-1C, ETE2023-1D2023-01-09 – 2023-02-26Francis OyeyiolaEnglish2022-12-01 – 2023-01-16

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Learning Outcomes

The course aims at introducing the student to the Finnish society and culture with all their various forms and activities. They will become familiar with the Finnish political system and with the Finnish school system, and will learn how to cope with Finnish people. After the course, the student knows about the most important laws from their point of view, and understands the responsibilities and rights of Finnish citizens, refugees and students who have come to Finland from abroad.

Student's Workload

54 h, which contains scheduled contact studies and individual work.


The Finnish political system and the structure of the Finnish school system, the relevant laws, different types of leisure activities, an overview to the Finnish culture.

Mode of Delivery / Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods

Lectures, discussions.

Assessment Criteria

Active participation