Study Guide 2015-2016

TST-41006 Introduction to Graduate Studies, 1 cr

Additional information

The course is offered ONLY and it is mandatory for the students of Electrical Engineering and Information Technology degree programmes, WHO START THEIR STUDIES IN AUTUMN 2015 The course is only intended for degree students

Person responsible

Anna-Mari Viitala


Implementation 1: TST-41006 2015-01

Study type P1 P2 P3 P4 Summer
 2 h/week





Lecture times and places: Monday 10 - 11 S1 , Monday 16 - 18 TB103 , Tuesday 12 - 14 TB103 , Wednesday 9 - 14 TB111 , Thursday 12 - 13


Mandatory attendance in the sessions and lectures; an approved personal study plan made with PSP tool; final report.
Completion parts must belong to the same implementation

Learning Outcomes

After completing the course student is able to - describe the structure and aims of the degree - prepare a personal study plan using TUT's PSP programme - use the university library as research source - recognize the Finnish academic study methods.


Content Core content Complementary knowledge Specialist knowledge
1. Structure of the degree     
2. Finnish way of studying     
3. Using TUT's library      
4. Personal study plan     

Correspondence of content

There is no equivalence with any other courses

Last modified 09.04.2015