International Summer School in Human Sciences
21 May - 15 June 2012
The University of Jyvaskyla is pleased to welcome you to our
9th intensive Summer School in Human Sciences in May-June 2012. The Jyvaskyla Summer School in Human Sciences comprises interdisciplinary courses for advanced undergraduate and/or graduate students interested in e.g. art and culture studies, education, psychology and sport sciences or related fields.
You can apply for the following courses:
21 - 25 May 2012
- Organization and Role of Sport in the EU and its Member States (Sport Sciences)
- Finnish Language and Culture (Language and Culture Studies)
- Responsible Leadership with Ethics of Care and Caring (Education)
28 May - 1 June 2012
- International Perspectives on Health Literacy (Health Sciences)
- Music and Encountering a Foreign Culture (Music and Education)
- Working Models in Domestic Violence Counselling (Psychology)
4 June - 8 June 2012
- Muslim Identity in Modern Europe (Arts)
- Psychology of Sport and Exercise Injuries (Sport Sciences)
- Social Sciences and Global Responsibility (Social Sciences and Philosophy)
11 - 15 June 2012
- Global Education and World Religions (Intercultural Education)
- Basics of Argumentation and Rhetorics (Philosophy)
How to apply?
Applications should be submited online at www.jyu.fi/en/study/programmes/summerschool/apply no later than 2 March 2012. Each course lasts one week (2-4 ECTS credits).
Students from partner universities all over the world are invited to apply for the Summer School. Also the degree students of the University of Jyvaskyla are welcome to join the courses.
The tuition is free for students from the partner universities.There will be a small fee for the social programme. Students are expected to pay for their travel to and from Jyvaskyla as well as living expenses and accommodation while in Jyvaskyla.
The teaching staff of the Summer School consists of professors, researchers and experts from the University of Jyvaskyla and partner universities.
Summer School participants will be accommodated in the apartments of the Kortepohja Student Village at about 2.5 kilometres / 1.5 miles from the University. They will each have a furnished study-bedroom with a shared kitchenette and bathroom.
Tel. +358 50 376 1206