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Code

The course code is composed of the following: ABBREVIATION – LETTER – SERIES NUMBER

Each school will give instructions on composing the abbreviations and series numbers of the courses. The letter indicates the status and level of the course as follows:

A = core studies, bachelor’s level

C = intermediate studies, bachelor’s level

(D = supplementary studies for a master’s degree)

E = master’s studies

L = doctoral studies

Cannot be changed

Name

Instructions on the required language versions of the course name: The language of degree, instruction and study attainments and its influence on curricula and implementation of teaching

Cannot be changed

Scope

Scope of the course in credits:
Course workload and study time allocation

Cannot as a rule be changed

Status of the course

The major, programme or minor for which the course is primarily intended as part of the degree requirements, and information on whether the course is compulsory, alternative or elective.

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Level of the course

Indicate whether the course is at the Bachelor’s, Master’s or Doctoral level. 

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CEFR level

Applies only to language courses.


Doctoral-level course (P)

 Yes / No

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Course with varying content (V)

Yes / No

It is possible to organize teaching under different themes with varying content under the same course. For example seminars in a specific field or a pilot courses.

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Course may be repeated

Yes / No

Course can be included in the same degree several times.

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Language of instruction and language of study attainment

The language in which the course is taught, and the language in which the student may complete the coursework for a study attainment. Instructions: The influence of the language of degree, instruction and study attainment on curricula and implementation of teaching (link coming upLanguage of instruction and study attainment(pdf)

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Organising department code (T-number):

The cost pool code of the unit organising the teaching and its share of the responsibility as a percentage, if necessary.

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Grading scale

The evaluation options are pass/fail or grading on a scale of 0–5. The oral and written tests of the second national language of Finland are graded tt (Satisfactory), ht (Good) or hylätty (Fail).

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Teaching period

Periods, academic years and terms when teaching is given, e.g. I–II 2020–21 (autumn). State if lectures are given on alternate years, e.g. I–II 2020–21 (autumn), no lectures in 2021–22.

Give the period information for the entire length of the curriculum, i.e. from 2020 to 2022.

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Teacher-in-Charge

The course teacher-in-charge is responsible for grading the course and organising it in accordance with the curriculum and academic timetable. The teacher-in-charge participates in preparing the curriculum and bears primary responsibility for ensuring both that the course implementation promotes the intended learning outcomes and that the credits awarded correspond to the workload. In addition to the teacher-in-charge, several people may be involved teaching and grading a course. The teacher-in-charge must be in an employment relationship with Aalto University. The school will provide instructions about the number of teachers-in-charge and other requirements as necessary.

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Substitutes for courses:

The discontinued course(s) for which the present course may substitute, if any. Indicate also any duplication of content between the current course and previous courses that prevents students from taking both courses. 

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Prerequisites

Studies that are recommended or that are prerequisite for participating in the course.

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