Intensive, three-week study tracks have been designed to challenge and inspire you in your studies. JAMK Online Summer School includes lectures, individual assignments, group work and presentations in the virtual classroom. Each year JAMK Summer School gathers around 200 students and lecturers from e.g. Argentina, Mexico, Canada, Singapore, the USA, and from Europe.

Classmates from various colleges and universities add to your experience both inside and outside the virtual classroom. Together, you’ll take courses and broaden your network — an important facet in today’s global, and competitive, workplace environment. So in addition to learning, the online summer school offers you a chance to experience the future of team work in the digital age. Digital team building is fun!

The orientation will take place on Thursday 3th of June, 5:00 p.m (UTC+2). You will meet faculty and students from all over the world and get familiar with the practicalities of the online summer school. We start the online studies on Monday 7 June and classes commence right after that. Our teaching faculty uses Zoom as the virtual teaching platform.

Welcome to our Summer School, one of the best experiences of your life!

 

Courses 2021 | 3 ECTS each

In the Leadership, Communication and Tourism programme you can choose from 1 to 5 courses of your own choice. Each course is 3 ECTS. After completing the courses you will receive a Transcript of Records on the credits you have earned. Contact hours are between 9 am - 4 pm on weekdays. 

Studies are a practical-oriented alternative to traditional university education and give the students an excellent combination of hands-on skills along with a strong theoretical knowledge base.

Note: The academic content of some courses is suitable for both Bachelor's and Master's level. Please follow the link to the course descriptions and check the accreditation procedure with your home university.

 

Schedule and enrollment

The courses run as follows:
7 - 10 June from Monday to Thursday
14 - 17 June from Monday to Thursday
21 - 23 June from Monday to Wednesday

Please note, that JAMK Degree students (who have registered as present JAMK Degree Students in Peppi for the school year 2020-2021) will enroll directly via Peppi student management system - not on this page!

Course Time: 7-23 June 2021 Teacher

Agility Management (enroll here)

10.00 – 11.15

Jesus Belle (jesus.belle@gmail.com)

Sport Tourism Management (enroll here)

10.00 – 11.15

Brendon Knott (brendonknott@gmail.com)

Dynamic Creativity Management (enroll here)

11.30 – 12.45

Jesus Belle (jesus.belle@gmail.com)

Global Destination Branding (enroll here)

13:00-14:15

Kari Halonen (kari.halonen@toolboxtravel.fi)

Game Art & Design (enroll here)

14.30 – 15.45

Mika Karhulahti (Mika.Karhulahti@jamk.fi)

Ilari Miikkulainen (Ilari.Miikkulainen@jamk.fi)

Kristopher Alexander (kalexand@ryerson.ca)

Psychology for Business Management Group 1 (enroll here)

14.30 – 15.45

Natalia Ceruti (nceruti@gmail.com)

Global Team Leadership (enroll here)

14.30 – 15.45

Jesus Belle (jesus.belle@gmail.com)

Psychology for Business Management Group 2 (enroll here)

16:00 – 17.15

Natalia Ceruti (nceruti@gmail.com)

Ethics and Law for International Managers (enroll here)

16:00 – 17.15

Sean.Shannon (Sean.Shannon@oneonta.edu)

International Business Speaking group 1 (enroll here)

17.30 – 18.45

Andrew Wood (Andrew.Wood@sjsu.edu)

Services Design (enroll here)

17.30 – 18.45

Blair Baldwin (BBaldwin@okanagan.bc.ca)

International Business Speaking group 2 (enroll here)

19.00 – 20.15

Andrew Wood (Andrew.Wood@sjsu.edu)

Note, that the times are in Helsinki time (UTC+3). 

Enroll to your chosen classes

The application period runs from 1 March till 10 May 2021. During that time you can enroll to your chosen classes from the links above. Please note, that some courses might overlap, so check the course schedules to pick the best combo for you. Each course is worth 3 ECTS. You can choose up to 5 courses, totaling to 15 ECTS in total.

Remember, that 5 courses require a lot of work, daily presence and dedication to completing all the course related groupwork, presentations and your individual assignments. 

Summer School Fee

Cost per course is 100 euros. You can pay with all traditional online payment methods while enrolling to the courses.

Social Programme for Summer 2022

 

Jyväskylä, city of students

Jyväskylä has four beautiful seasons ranging from warm green summers to crisp white winters. The city, located in Central Finland, is surrounded by numerous beautiful lakes and scenic nature. Finland and Jyväskylä are safe places to study and live in. Jyväskylä is a city of students, where every 3rd person that you pass by is a student. The city is very dynamic. Take a look at the sports and cultural activities, not to mention the restaurants and cafés. One of JAMK’s international students was very surprised to get her lost wallet back. This can actually happen in Jyväskylä! Honesty is the hallmark of Finnish culture.

  • a pocket size metropol with a lively urban centre
  • all the services, shops, schools and work are close at hand
  • a wide variety of leisure and sport activities
  • a modern centre for industry and learning
  • situated between lakes and hills
  • population over 140,000

How Finland ranks?

 

More information

The Summer School Office is open on weekdays and JAMK staff is reachable also on weekends via phone, email and Facebook during the summer.

Korkia-Aho Risto

Korkia-Aho Risto

Kansainvälisten asioiden koordinaattori, International Coordinator
LIKE Hallinto, Administration
Liiketoiminta, School of Business
+358405215687
Lietonen Ani

Lietonen Ani

Koulutussuunnittelija, Education Planner
Matkailu ja palvelut sekä YAMK, Tourism and Service Business and Master´s Degrees
Liiketoiminta, School of Business
+358408098391
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