ABC to social services work

Are you interested in learning how to encounter for example children, families, adults, migrants, disabled and mental health rehabilitees in different stages of their lives? This course gives you a glimpse of where, with whom and how professionals of social services work to promote inclusion, equality and wellbeing with different client groups. The course consists of an orientation Tue 24.10.2023 at 11-12 o’clock and a wrap-up Tue 28.11. at 13-14.30 (both are optional).

Scope: 3 credits Language: eng Prior knowledge required: no Implementation format: online Course duration: 24.10.2023 - 28.11.2023 Registration period: 08.09.2023 - 10.10.2023


Emme voi hallita aikaa, mutta voimme vaikuttaa siihen, miten meille annetun ajan käytämme. Tällä opintojaksolla tutustut ajanhallintaan ja sen merkitykseen osana opintoja ja hyvinvointia. Pääset myös seuraamaan ja pohtimaan omaa ajankäyttöäsi.

Scope: 1 credits Language: fi Prior knowledge required: Ei Implementation format: Nonstop, verkko Course duration: 21.08.2023 - 15.12.2023 Registration period: 01.08.2023 - 08.10.2023

Anatomia, fysiologia ja patofysiologia


– elimistön rakenne ja toiminta
– elimistön keskeiset säätelyjärjestelmät
– solutason stressimuutokset ja kudosten paranemistyypit
– tulehdus ja immunologian perusteet
– kasvainopin perusteet

Scope: 5 credits Language: Prior knowledge required: Implementation format: Aikataulutettu, verkko Course duration: 23.10.2023 - 10.01.2024 Registration period: 05.09.2023 - 05.11.2023

AWS Cloud Fundamentals

In this course you’ll get familiar with the cloud basics, and you get practical learning with AWS cloud. This course has been done together with AWS Academy and the cour content is aligned with the AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner Certification. After the course, you have the possibility to take the Cloud Practitioner Certification exam (contact the lecturer for more information).

Course consists of 4 modules

  • cloud concepts,
  • cloud infrastructure and security,
  • basic cloud services and
  • cloud architecture and scaling.

In addition, you’ll go through how to complete the course during the orientation module and you’ll have the possibility to give feedback after the course.

  • 3 credits | Total 81 hours of student learning time
Scope: 3 credits Language: eng Prior knowledge required: Ei Implementation format: itseopiskelu, verkko Course duration: 02.10.2023 - 18.12.2023 Registration period: 11.09.2023 - 24.09.2023

Basics of digital service

This course is a great way to learn fundamental skills of a modern way of deploying and delivering Digital Services by embracing Agile and DevOps practices.

The course consist of the following modules:

  • Module 1: Digital Service
  • Module 2: DevOps Essential

Kindly notice the following carefully before registering for the study unit.

  • This is a professional training study unit and it requires regular weekly learning effort.
  • The student is expected to be able to schedule his work according to the schedule of the implementation.
  • 2 credits | Total 54 hours of student learning time
Scope: 2 credits Language: eng Prior knowledge required: Ei Implementation format: itseopiskelu, verkko Course duration: 21.08.2023 - 30.10.2023 Registration period: 31.07.2023 - 13.08.2023

About the project

The AMKosaaja studies are provided in cooperation between five universities of applied sciences: Haaga-Helia University of Applied Sciences, Häme University of Applied Sciences, Laurea University of Applied Sciences, Metropolia University of Applied Sciences and South-Eastern Finland University of Applied Sciences. The AMKosaaja project is financed by the Ministry of Education and Culture of Finland.

New skills are now needed in many fields. The aim of the AMKosaaja project is to promote the development of continuous learning, the renewal of working and business life and to respond to the challenges of society and the economy as well as to the new competence needs arising from transitions. The project implements university-level, short-term and agile studies to meet the demand for the necessary skills.

Maria Osamitsu

Project manager of the project +358 50 468 7893