This is a nonstop online (totally virtual) course. You can schoose the time and place yourself.
- independent study
- distance learning
- small group learning
- learning tasks
- seminars (hackathon)
Materials in the e-learning environment. Slides and related video presentations, links to web-based guides such as https://hackathon.guide/.
The hackathon is based on the needs of the companies or other organisations
The possible date and method of the exam will be announced in the course opening.
01.01.2022 - 16.05.2022
One credit (1 Cr) corresponds to an average of 27 hours of work.
- video lectures 4 h
- pre-assignment 12 h
- attending the actual hackathon 48 h
- writing the learning diary 12 h
- making/finilising the presentation 5 h
Total 81 h
There are three mandatory assignments:
- pre-assignment (hackathon "game plan", possible roles and short analysis of the challenge)
- hackathon learning diary
- final presentation (3 minute pitch as a recorded video)
The admission procedures are described in the degree rule and the study guide. The teacher of the course will give you more information on possible specific course practices.
Course is co-curated by Lauri Mäkinen, who has won multiple categories in the biggest hackathons in Europe with his team.
Bachelor's Degree Programme in Information and Communications Technology
Face-to-face, Online learning
School of Technology