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791616S Practical training, 5 ECTS cr 
Code 791616S  Validity 01.01.1950 -
Name Practical training  Abbreviation Practical train 
Scope5 ECTS cr   
TypeAdvanced Studies Discipline3203 Geography 
TypePractical training   
  Grading1 - 5, pass, fail 
Unit Field of Geography 

Kaarina Tervo-Kankare 

Proficiency level 


Required proficiency level 

ECTS Credits 


Language of instruction 

Finnish or other.


1st or 2nd MSc-year, 1st or 2nd semester.

Learning outcomes 

Student will get to known actual work of geographer.


Working in public or private sector.

Mode of delivery 

Practical work (least 2 months).

Learning activities and teaching methods 

Written report.

Target group 


Prerequisites and co-requisites 

Degree of BSc.

Recommended optional programme components 


Recommended or required reading 


Assessment methods and criteria 

Written report

Read more about assessment criteria at the University of Oulu webpage.



Person responsible 

Kaarina Tervo-Kankare

Working life cooperation 

Yes. Working in the field of geography.

Other information 

More information about applying the financial from the responsible education designer (Merja Heikkilä).


Additional data in the course catalogue University of Oulu summer studies 2020
All the summer courses at the field of geography can be completed only by studying independently. Students should register to summer courses by contacting the teacher by 31.5.2020.

Current and future instruction
Functions Name Type ECTS cr Teacher Schedule
Registration Harjoittelu  Course  Kaarina Tervo-Kankare  01.10.21 -17.01.22

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