27.10.2016

Intercultural Communication Master's Degree Programme: Courses 2015 - 2016

Teaching periods 2015 - 2016

I period: 1.9. - 23.10.2015
II period: 26.10. - 18.12.2015
III period: 11.1. - 11.3.2016
IV period: 14.3. - 20.5.2016*

* The Easter break is 21.3.- 28.3.2016. Teaching can continue after the second Easter day.

Orientation for New Students, Autumn 2015

Courses, Autumn 2015

Registration for all of the courses takes place in Korppi system.

  • KVVA103 Introduction to Intercultural Communication 5 ECTS
    Instructor: Diyako Rahmani
    Web course + lectures
  • KVVS111 Communication Theory 5 ECTS
    Instructor: Stephen Croucher
    Lecture course
  • KVVS012 Qualitative Research Methodology 5 ECTS
    Instructors: Stephen Croucher, Marko Siitonen
    Lecture course
  • KVVS010 Thesis Seminar 5 ECTS
    Instructors: Stephen Croucher, Marko Siitonen
    Seminar. Continues in spring 2016.
  • As part of KVVS802 Internship: Orientation on project work and working life
    Instructor: Marko Siitonen, visiting instructors
    Lecture course: Creating Careers lectures in autumn 2015 + meetings in late autumn 2015
  • KVVS106 Theories and Models of Intercultural Communication 6 ECTS
    Instructor: Stephen Croucher
    Lecture course
  • KVVS107 Intercultural Communications skills 5 ECTS
    Instructor: Marko Siitonen
    Small group workshops with exercises
  • KVVS110 Communicating in a Culturally Diverse Workplace 5 ECTS
    Instructor: Cheng Zeng
    Lecture course
  • KVVS104 Theorizing Intercultural Communication 3 ECTS
    KVVS105 Theorizing Intercultural Communication 2 ECTS
    Book exams, to be done during general Faculty of Humanities examination days
    Examiners: Stephen Croucher and Marko Siitonen
  • Specialization Studies courses:
    KVVS210 International Communication 5 ECTS
    Instructor: Melodine Sommier
    Lecture course
  • KVV0Y96 Maturity test, 1 ECTS
    For students who haven't taken a maturity exam ('kypsyysnäyte') for their previous degree. To be done during general Faculty of Humanities examination days (after you have left your MA thesis for final assessment).
    Examiner: Stephen Croucher, Marko Siitonen

Courses offered by the Language Center

  • XSU0005 Finnish 1
    Several options, please search from Korppi
  • XSU0006 Finnish 2
    Several options, please search from Korppi

Courses, Spring 2016

  • KVVS010 Thesis Seminar, 5 ECTS
  • KVVS013 Quantitative Research Methodology, 5 ECTS
  • KVVS112 Media and Online Cultures, 5 ECTS
  • Specialization Studies courses, preliminary listing (changes still possible):
    - KVVS305 Migration and Transition in a Global World, 5 ECTS
    - KVVS304 International Management, 5 ECTS
    - KVVS113 Communication in global virtual teams, 5 ECTS
    - KVVS208 Health communication in intercultural contexts, 5 ECTS OR KVVS209 Conflict and intercultural communication, 5 ECTS
  • KVVS104 Theorizing Intercultural Communication, 3 ECTS
    KVVS105 Theorizing Intercultural Communication, 2 ECTS
    Book exams, to be done during general Faculty of Humanities examination days
  • KVV0Y96 Maturity test

Courses offered by the Language Center

  • XSU0005 Finnish 1
    Several options, please search from Korppi
  • XSU0006 Finnish 2
    Several options, please search from Korppi