General information Instruction Examinations Courses

 

LINKS to the biology, geography, physics and mathematics courses can be found below on the BOTTOM of the page!

Course codes starting with 76 = physics, 80 = mathematics, 75 = biology, 79 = geography

Individual course codes include information on the level of course:

xxxxxP = basic level courses, for 1st year Bachelor students
xxxxxY = introductory level language courses
xxxxxA = Bachelor level courses, for 2-3 year students
xxxxxS = Master level courses, for 4-5 year students

 

Field of Biology

Biology - Autumn term 2019, (Periods 1-2) LINKS to the biology courses can be found below on the BOTTOM of the page!

750318A

Thursday seminar in biology

750349A

Examinations on optional topics

750399A

Optional examinations in environmental protection

750613S

Research training 2-15 ECTS (autumn / spring). Student must have an insurance for accidents, either personal or provided by the home university.

750629S

Kaamos symposium

755328A

Wildlife management and game animal ecology

755325A

Methods in ecology I

755334A

Identification of animals, vertebrates

755336A

Population ecology (autumn - spring total 10 cr). Those who stay only autumn 2019 can get 5 cr.

755608S

Bird Ecology and Conservation Bird Ecology and Conservation

756344A

Plant ecology

756354A

Identification of plant species, extensive 5 cr, OR next

756355A

Identification of plant species, brief 3 cr, OR previous

757311A

Molecular methods I. Only if resources allow. Priority: Finnish and International degree students

757314A

Basics of bioinformatics (Only if resources allow. Priority: Finnish and International degree students)

757620S

Methods in genomics and genomics evolution

 

Biology - Spring term 2020, (Periods 3-4) LINKS to the biology courses can be found below on the BOTTOM of the page!

750318A

Thursday seminar in biology

750349A

Examinations on optional topics

750377A

Winter ecology. In Oulu 10.2.2020 - 14.2.2020, and at the Oulanka research station 17.2.2020 - 20.2.2020.

750399A

Optional examinations in environmental protection

750613S

Research training 2-15 ECTS (autumn/spring). Student must have an insurance for accidents, either personal or provided by the home university.

750654S

Special lecture in biology: Microbial ecology. Only if resources allow. Priority: Finnish and International degree students

751366A

Animal behavior

755324A

Functional animal ecology

755329A

Methods in Ecology II. Only for those who have done Ecological methods I during the autumn term

755335A

Identification of animals, invertebrates

755336A

Population ecology. Continues from autumn (only for students who have started the course in the autumn)

756347A

Conservation of biodiversity

756354A

Identification of plant species, extensive 5 cr. Independent herbarium studying.

756355A

Identification of plant species, brief 3 cr OR

756604S

Plant ecophysiology in changing environments

756650S

Introduction to molecular ecology. Only possible to do either course 757313A or 756650S because the lectures are common!

757313A

Basics in population genetics, OR previous.

757618S

 DNA analysis in population genetics. For master’s level students (need to have enough prerequisites in genetics)

 

Biology - Field courses, Summer term 2020 LINKS to the biology courses can be found below on the BOTTOM of the page!

755321A

Aquatic ecology field course. At the Oulanka research station 4.6.2020 - 10.6.2020

756343A

Plant ecology field course. At Oulu and the Oulanka research station 24.6.2020 - 4.7.2020

(755322A)

(Terrestrial animals field course. At the Oulanka research station 4.8.2020 - 10.8.2020)
NOTE THAT THIS COURSE IS ACTUALLY ORGNANIZED ON THE ACADEMIC YEAR 2020-21, SO IT WILL NOT BE AVAILABLE FOR SPRING 2020 EXCHANGE STUDENTS!)

 

Field of Geography

LINKS to the geography courses can be found below on the BOTTOM of the page!

790101P

GIS-Basics and Cartography, 5 ECTS

790102P

Introduction to the Systematic Physical Geography, 5 ECTS

790141P

Introduction to Regional Development and Regional Policy, 5 ECTS

790106A

Region, Culture and Society, 5 ECTS

790161A

Tourism, Sustainability and Environment, 5 ECTS

790320A

Tourism Planning and Development, 5 ECTS

792319A

Regional Politics, Policy and Development: Northern Europe, 5 ECTS

790325A

Applied Literature of Geography, 5 ECTS

790340A

Geographies of Global Development, 5 ECTS

790346A

Substituting Written Exam (Special Themes in Physical Geography), 5 ECTS

790349A

World Regional Geography, 5 ECTS

791635A

Physical Geography of Fennoscandia, 5 ECTS

790350A

Special Themes in Regional Development And Regional Policy, 5 ECTS

791627S

Research in Regional Geography, 5 ECTS Cr 

791626S

Methodological Special Themes in Physical Geography, 5 ECTS

790605S

Special Research Course in Physical Geography, 5 ECTS

791629S

Traditions and Current Issues in Tourism Research, 5 ECTS

790610S

Sustainable Tourism Development in Northern Environments, 10 ECTS

791632S

Sustainable Development and Global Tourism, 5 ECTS

790607S

Advanced Literature of Geography, 5 ECTS

791613S

Position Based Analyses and Services In Geography, 5 ECTS

 

Fields of Physics & Mathematics

Methods: A) Lectured in English. B) Lectured in Finnish or English depending on the participating students. C) Lectured in Finnish, but materials and exams are provided in English. D) Self-study with materials and exercises available in English. Note: * = organised only if resources allow. autumn term: periods 1-2, and spring term: periods 3-4.

LINKS to the physics and mathematics courses can be found below on the BOTTOM of the page! 

Field

Code

Name

ECTS cr

Terms

Periods

Method

Physics 766658AIntroduction to Atmospheric Processess and Climate10 Autumn3-4  

Physics

766355A

Basics of Space Physics

5

Spring

4

B

Physics

*765635S

*Celestial Mechanics I

5

Autumn

2

B

Physics

764639S

Cell Membrane Biophysics

5

Autumn

2

B

Physics

766383A

Climate. Now.

2 or 5

Autumn

2

A

Physics

766645S

Cluster Physics

5

Spring

4

A

Physics

766655S

Cosmic Rays

8

Spring

3-4

A

Physics

*765658S

*Cosmology

5

Spring

3

A

Physics

761673S

Electron and Ion Spectroscopy

8

Autumn

1-2

B

Physics

*763695S

*General Relativity

6

Autumn

1

A

Physics

*765686S

*Interstellar Matter (New name, starting 1st Sep: Interstellar Medium)

5

Autumn

1

A

Physics

766658S

Introduction to Atmospheric Processes and Climate

10

Spring

3-4

A

Physics

*765601S

*Introduction to Nonlinear Dynamics

5

Spring

3

A

Physics

761658S

Ionospheric Physics

8

Autumn

1-2

B

Physics

761618S

Molecular Quantum Mechanics

5

Spring

3-4

B

Physics

761652S

NMR Imaging

10

Autumn

1-2

B

       
       
       

Physics

766344A

Nuclear and Particle Physics

5

Spring

4

C

Physics

*765684S

*Physics of the Solar System I

5

Autumn

2

A

Physics

761653S

Plasma Physics

8

Autumn

1-2

B

Physics

763634S

Quantum Devices

5

Autumn

1

B

Physics

763612S

Quantum Mechanics I

10

Autumn

1-2

A

Physics

763613S

Quantum Mechanics II

10

Spring

3-4

B

Physics

*765307A

*Research Project of Astronomy I

5

Spring

3-4

B

Physics

766659S

Solar Effects on Climate

6

Spring

3-4

B

Physics

763620S

Statistical Physics

5 or 10

Autumn

1-2

B

Physics

*765629S

*Stellar Atmospheres

10

Autumn

1-2

A

Field

Code

Name

ECTS cr

Terms

Periods

Method

Math

802673S

Additive Combinatorics

5

Autumn

2

B

Math

802656S

Algebraic Numbers

5

Spring

4

B

Math

802661S

Computational Inverse Problems

5

Spring

4

A

Math

800323A

Field Extensions

5

Autumn

2

B

Math

802677S

Fourier Analysis of Measures

5

Autumn

1

A

Math

802674S

Fractal Geometry 2

10

Spring

3-4

B

Math

802675S

Introduction to Additive Combinatorics

5

Autumn

1

B

Math

802676S

Introduction to Inverse Problems

5

Spring

3

A

Math

802635S

Introduction to Partial Differential Equations

10

Autumn

1-2

A

Math

802320A

Linear Algebra

5

Spring

3

B

Math

802334A

Second Course in Differential Equations

5

Spring

3

A

Math

802669S

Topology

5

Autumn

2

A

 



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