New and Emerging Technologies 5 cr (Master's level)

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Date
    31.08.2020 - 31.12.2020
Last enrolment date
    30.11.2020
Place
    online studies
Prerequisites
    This course is for you if
• you want to get familiar with a new technology and there is no dedicated course for that
• you have a special interest towards new and emerging technologies a.k.a exponential technologies
• you want to have proof of your special expertise in your portfolio
Goal
    The learning process should enable to learn at least one state-of-the-art technology and its applications in the chosen technology area. This includes the following learning outcomes:

1.Investigations
- ability to investigate the application of new and emerging technologies at the forefront of their specialisation
- ability to identify, locate and obtain required data;
- ability to conduct searches of literature, to consult and critically use databases and other sources of information, to carry out simulation in order to pursue detailed investigations and research of complex technical issues;

2.Lifelong Learning
-; ability to engage in independent life-long learning;
- ability to undertake further study autonomously.
Contents
    We are living in a constantly changing world. New technologies emerge so rapidly that everybody has a challenge how to learn new things. The course contents is based on your own choice. You can pick any virtual lecture (webinar) or participate courses offered by your company or other organisations (e.g. through MOOCs such as Udemy or Coursera) as long they are dealing with new and emerging technologies.
Accomplishment
    This is a fully virtual course. This course suits very well for students who are exploring potential (or current) topic for their thesis.
Literature
    Some starting points (links) are provided through the learning environment. You need to listen presentations about state-of-the-art technology and its applications. You need to pick virtual lectures (webinars) or participate courses offered by your company or other organisations (e.g. through MOOCs such as Udemy or Coursera) so that the total amount of work (listening presentations) is 32 hours.
Price
    75 €
As of 1 January 2020, courses at JAMK open UAS are free for unemployed jobseekers and asylum seekers in Finland. This is a trial that will last until the end of 2021. More information on our website: https://www.jamk.fi/en/Education/Open-studies/Registration-and-Fees/
Further Information
    We are using anti-plagiarism system, so remember to refer original sources according to recommendations and follow either our reporting instructions or the ones of your own university. In addition, the ethical principles must be followed.
Further Information about the enrolment
    avoinamk@jamk.fi

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