The purpose of the free-choice studies is to expand and deepen students' professional knowledge. These studies can be selected from an array provided by Vaasan ammattikorkeakoulu (VAMK), University of Applied Sciences, or from the studies provided by other universities. Before enrolment, check that you do not choose courses overlapping with your previously completed courses.

Enrolment takes place through the Peppi system, unless otherwise indicated.

Enrollments for free choice studies arranged by VAMK

In the enrolment the students, who have the highest number of credit points, have priority. Exception: Free choice studies directed to students in specific degree program.

If the course is missing from your PSP:

  • Log in to Pakki – Student’s desktop and open your PSP
  • Choose Enrollments from the toolbar
  • Click +Search for courses
  • Use the course code or the name of the course to search and click Enroll
  • You can cancel the enrolment in the Enrollments tab during the enrollment period

If the course already exists in your PSP, just enroll in the Enrollments tab.

Your enrolment will be confirmed when you sign up for the study unit at the beginning of the first lecture. If you are absent (and have not informed the teacher), your place will be given to a student in the queue. If you decide not to take part in a course you have enrolled for, please, inform the teacher about your cancellation.

For more information contact:

  • School of Technology, Senior Lecturer Kalevi Ylinen, kalevi.ylinen@vamk.fi, +358 207 663 450, +358 40 507 0331
  • School of Health Care and Social Services, Study Counsellor Ritva Alaniemi, ritva.alaniemi@vamk.fi, +358 207 663 564, +358 40 011 3885
  • School of Business Economics, Study Counsellor Peter Smeds, peter.smeds@vamk.fi, +358 207 663 542, +358 40 011 3982

Free-Choice Studies, Spring and summer

2021 Spring and summer

Code

Course name

Weekday

Virtual study

Room

Note!

SXV0050 Positiivinen psykologia 3 op    x   Non-stop toteutus. Ilmoittautuminen Pakissa. Opettaja: Ahti Nyman
TIS1804 Production Management 3 op   x   Non-stop toteutus. Ilmoittautuminen Pakissa. Opettaja: Kenneth Norrgård
TXV0137 EU Energy Law and Policy 5cr 4.-7.5.2021, klo 9-14  x  Online Organized by University of Helsinki. Teacher: Kim Talus, Enrolments: 26.4.2021 at the latest via E-form
TTKA0904 IT for Logistics 3 op   x   CampusOnline. Enrolments via Pakki 15.3.-9.4.2021. Teacher: Kenneth Norrgård
TL00BB60 The Phenomenon of Online Shopping 3 op   x   CampusOnline. Enrolments via Pakki 15.3-.9.4.2021. Teacher: Päivi Auranen
IZV0036 Ruotsin työelämäkielen aktivointi 3 op   x   CampusOnline-kurssi. Ilmoittautuminen 15.3-.9.4.2021. Vamkin opiskelijat ilmoittautuvat Vamkin CoL-kursseille Pakin kautta. Opettaja: Katariina Savolainen
SAVA0106 Oppilashuoltotyö 5 op   x   CampusOnline-kurssi. Ilmoittautuminen 15.3-.9.4.2021. Vamkin opiskelijat ilmoittautuvat Vamkin CoL-kursseille Pakin kautta. Opettaja: Susanna Weber
SSAS0113 Nuorisotyö 3 op    x   CampusOnline-kurssi. Ilmoittautuminen 15.3-.9.4.2021. Vamkin opiskelijat ilmoittautuvat Vamkin CoL-kursseille Pakin kautta. Opettaja: Susanna Weber
SSHP3103 Monikulttuurisuus 2 op    x   CampusOnline-kurssi. Ilmoittautuminen 15.3-.9.4.2021. Vamkin opiskelijat ilmoittautuvat Vamkin CoL-kursseille Pakin kautta. Opettaja: Susanna Weber
SAPA0508 Sosiaaliturva 5 op    x   CampusOnline-kurssi. Ilmoittautuminen 15.3-.9.4.2021. Vamkin opiskelijat ilmoittautuvat Vamkin CoL-kursseille Pakin kautta. Opettaja: Heli Huhta/Heidi Blom
SA00BC80 Sosiaalialan lainsäädännön perusteet 3 op    x   CampusOnline-kurssi. Ilmoittautuminen 15.3-.9.4.2021. Vamkin opiskelijat ilmoittautuvat Vamkin CoL-kursseille Pakin kautta. Opettaja: Heli Huhta
 

Campus Online:

Campus Online offers you the selection of online courses by more than twenty Finnish universities of applied sciences:


 
http://campusonline.fi/    The supply of study units for summer period 2021 will be released in the beginning of March and the enrolment period begins on 15 March. 

 

Vaasan ammattikorkeakoulu, University of Applied Sciences has made agreements concerning JOO-studies (flexible study right) that
give students possibility to include studies completed in other institutions of higher education into their degree.

More info Joo-studies

 

Cisco Networking Academy studies: CCNA 7 (Cisco Certified Network Associate)

Cisco Networking Academy

Cisco Networking Academy is a global IT and cybersecurity education program that partners with learning institutions around the world to empower all people with career opportunities. It is Cisco’s largest and longest-running Cisco Corporate Social Responsibility program.

Cisco Networking Academy studies at VAMK

In VAMK you can study the CCNA 7 including three networking courses. On this page CCNA 7 is introduced. In addition the Cisco CyberOps Associate course is part of the IT curriculum (VAMK code: IITS3104).

CCNA 7 studies

In VAMK you can study the CCNA 7 courses. This 3-course series is designed to prepare you for the CCNA Certification. Cisco Certifications are highly valued by employers globally. Roles you can step into after CCNA studies are for example Network or Network Support Engineer, Network Operations Engineer, Network Administrator, Sales Engineer/Virtual Account Manager.

CCNA 7 consists of three study units:

    CCNA 7: Introduction to Networks, ITN (VAMK code: IZ00BA18)

    CCNA 7: Switching, Routing, and Wireless Essentials, SRWE (VAMK code: IZ00BA19)

    CCNA 7: Enterprise Networking, Security, and Automation, ENSA (VAMK code: IZ00BA20)

Each study unit is 5 credits (ECTS) and courses are completed in sequence but student can freely select how many courses he/she wants to take. These courses can be part of student’s free-choice studies or part of the personal study plan. 

CCNA 7 learning method

Learning method is hybrid: the majority of the course you can study online time-independently, at your own pace. You can start the course at any time during the academic year. The real equipment labs and the Final Exams are carried out in the room A2029 according student’s progress.

All course materials are online, including course text and related interactive media, Packet Tracer simulation activities, real equipment labs, and many different types of quizzes and Chapter Exams. All of these materials provide important feedback to help you assess your progress throughout the course.

CCNA 7 schedule

The real equipment labs and Final Exams are carried out at 14:30 – 18:00 in the room A2029 according the schedule (search for CCNA).

How to enroll for the CCNA R&S courses

1. Register for the study period through the Pakki (student's desktop)

2. Send an e-mail to the teacher (Antti Virtanen) with the subject “CCNA course 1 / 2 / 3 registration”:

2.1. You don’t have an account to Networking Academy yet:

  • Family name
  • First name(s)
  • VAMK e-mail address (@edu.vamk.fi)
  • CCNA course number you want to take: 1,2 or 3

2.2. You already have an account to Networking Academy

  • VAMK e-mail address (@edu.vamk.fi)
  • CCNA course number you want to take: 1,2 or 3

 3. You will receive an invitation e-mail from netacad.com “Course Enrollment Notification”

 4. Continue according the instruction given in the e-mail

 5. Welcome to the CCNA course!