From August 4 to 20 at the University of Helsinki, Finland

This summer the Helsinki University offers 21 fully credited multidisciplinary summer courses that cover a wide range of academic fields and multidisciplinary topics:

  • Challenges of Democratic Development in Eastern Europe
  • Cognitive Neuroscience
  • Co-operative Enterprise Law
  • Developing Intercultural Awareness of Selfness and Otherness
  • Ecology and Management of Urban Green Space
  • English as a Lingua Franca – a New Language?
  • Environmental Ethics in a Global Context
  • Environmental Impacts of Catchment from Headwaters to the Sea
  • Games and History
  • Globalisation, Media and the Cosmopolitan Citizen
  • Heavy Metal Music in Contemporary History and Society
  • Intensive Finnish Course (only for new master's students of the University of Helsinki)
  • Intercultural Communication and Multilingualism
  • Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Nations and Nationalism in Contemporary Europe
  • Introduction to Bioethics
  • Gender, Culture and Politics
  • Managing Sustainable Forest Landscapes
  • Museums and Memorial Sites: Displaying and Remembering Minorities
  • Science Fiction in Literature and Culture
  • Understanding Finnish Education: From Myths to Realities
  • The Welfare City

Helsinki Summer School is perfect for students who have completed at least 2 years of university-level studies and wish to

- earn credits during the summer
- learn more about an interesting topic
- freshen up their professional skills
- carry out a short study period abroad
- try out studying at the University of Helsinki

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