31.07.2012

Structure of the BA and MA degrees

The next table shows how the degrees are structured:

Bachelor of Arts
(BA)
180 ECTS credits
Directive completion of studies 3 years
A good command of Finnish is required

Language and communication studies 10 ECTS:
- Finnish academic writing 3 ECTS
- Another domestic language 3 ECTS
- Foreign language 3 ECTS
- Maturity test 1 ECTS

Studies of the major subject 80 ECTS credits:
- Basic studies of Communication and Media 25 ECTS
- Intermediate studies of Organizational Communication and PR 55 ECTS

Minor studies 90 ECTS (must include at least 1 entity of basic studies)

Master of Arts
(MA)
120 ECTS credits

Directive completion of studies 2 years
A good command of Finnish is required
Studies of the major subject 80 ECTS:
- Advanced studies of OCPR 40 ECTS
- MA Thesis  40 ECTS

Other studies 40 ECTS (e.g. studies in your  minor subject, additional studies of OCPR, language studies, individual university courses)

 

Please read more detailed information on the requirements for the bachelor's and master's degrees on the web pages of the Faculty of Humanities.