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700330S Specialisation Studies and International Studies 2, 5 ECTS cr 
Code 700330S  Validity 01.08.2015 -
Name Specialisation Studies and International Studies 2  Abbreviation Specialisation 
Scope5 ECTS cr   
TypeAdvanced Studies Discipline1138 History 
  Grading1 - 5, pass, fail 
Unit Faculty of Humanities 

ECTS Credits 


Language of instruction 

Finnish and English


4th–5th year

Learning outcomes 

Upon completion of the course, students will have been familiarised with the contents, theories and methods of the newest research in their respective fields; and students will be able to utilise the research in their own Seminar presentation and Master’s (Pro Gradu) Thesis.


Students will familiarise themselves with key research, theories and methods of their respective fields.

Mode of delivery 

Contact teaching or independent study

Learning activities and teaching methods 

Book exam; essay; lecture course; or other contact teaching course

Target group 

Students of the Advanced Studies of History

Recommended optional programme components 

Master’s (Pro Gradu) Seminar and Thesis

Recommended or required reading 

Book exam literature; literature for the essay; or course material

Assessment methods and criteria 

Book exam; essay; attendance to lectures; or some other way of completion agreed upon with the lecturer. Accreditation for studies completed abroad as an exchange student to be negotiated course by course.



Person responsible 

Teachers responsible for the specialisation courses; in other cases professor Kari Alenius.

Accreditation for studies completed abroad as an exchange student to be agreed upon with the teachers responsible.

Working life cooperation 


Other information 

The literature must be completed as a unit and the examination must be passed in respect of each book.


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