This page features all MOOCs currently offered by Åbo Akademi University. MOOCs – Massive Open Online Course – are open for all and fully available online.
MOOCs are open online courses that anyone can attend. There are no entry requirements for the courses, but some prior knowledge may be recommended. The MOOCs are distance courses, i.e. they can be carried out entirely online. The courses often allow you to start whenever you want during a certain period of time and deadlines are flexible.
Attending a MOOC is free, but if you want a certificate or registration of credits for completed coursework, you pay the Open University’s tuition fee, 50 euros/term (the fee does not apply to ÅAU’s enrolled undergraduate and doctoral students).
Courses arranged by FiTech have a different system for registration of credits, this applies to the course “Introduktion till informationsteknologi”, that is in Swedish.
The courses are valued in ECTS credits. The course can be counted towards a degree at Åbo Akademi University, ÅAU (at least as an optional course).
Attending a MOOC is free, but if you want a certificate or registration of credits for completed coursework, you pay the Open University’s tuition fee (the fee does not apply to ÅAU’s enrolled undergraduate and doctoral students).
If you want an official study attainment, you can get it by registering for and applying for it from the Open University (email@example.com) after you have finished the course and payed the tuition fee (50€/term).
The study attainment is given in the form of certificates indicating the scope in study points or through registration in Peppi (applies to participants who are enrolled for undergraduate or doctoral studies at ÅAU or enrolled at the Open university).
Students at another Finnish higher education institution ask for a transcript of record from firstname.lastname@example.org after the study attainment has been registered, which they send to their home university for credit transfer (according to the home university’s instructions). Students at another Finnish higher education institutions also pay the Open university fee for registration of credits, if the MOOC is not produced as part of a university cooperation between ÅAU and other universities.
Questions about the moocs are directed to email@example.com.
Delve into the energy transition to understand how we can change the energy system to achieve sustainability.
A MOOC with 6 interactive learning modules. The course includes inclusive education related topics to help HE faculty to build the soft skills and competences and integrate inclusive learning and teaching practices.
A MOOC in Information Technology in Swedish.
This course is arranged by FiTech, and has a different system for registration of credits. Information (in Swedish) behind the link Feedback, studiepoäng och digitalt kompetensmärke.