Sexual health on focus

What is the significance and versatility of sexuality in life and sexual health as part of the overall wellbeing of individuals and communities?

Bachelor level Summer School by School of Health and Social Studies focuses on how to support and enhance individual's sexual health. During the intensive week participants learn to understand the different dimensions of sexuality, sexual rights and sexuality related values, norms, taboos and myths.

Administration fee

€ 200/student. Administration fee includes course programme, administration, tutoring and some social activities.


JAMK does not provide any insurance. Students coming to JAMK from abroad must take adequate insurance covering:

  • medical
  • liability
  • property
  • accident
  • repatriation in case of accidental death

If you are travelling outside of Finland as well, be sure that your insurance is valid in the countries you are visiting. It would be a good idea to check if your vaccinations are up to date (Tetanus etc.).

Further information

Mantsinen Christina

Tuntiopettaja, Lecturer
HYVI Terveysala, Health Studies
Hyvinvointi, School of Health and Social Studies

Ala-Luhtala Riitta

Lehtori, Senior Lecturer
HYVI Terveysala, Health Studies
Hyvinvointi, School of Health and Social Studies

Campus life

JAMK has a very lively multicultural campus life. There´s a lot of services at your disposal.

Cultural and social activities

The Summer School offers a great opportunity to take part in various cultural and social activities in Jyväskylä, Finland. We will organize an evening cruise on Lake Päijänne, traditional Finnish Sauna night with barbequing and swimming in a lake, various sports and cultural activities with student tutors, city tours in Helsinki and in Jyväskylä, get-together and farewell parties ect. 

 This is a great opportunity to earn credits to your degree and experience e.g. Sweden and Russia and the lovely Finnish summer time while making many international friends and memories to last for a lifetime!