Checklist for students

  • Double-check the study programme for timetables, course literature, completion methods and teaching venues.
  • Cancel your registration for a course if you cannot attend it.
  • Activate your University of Helsinki user account.
  • Participate in the discipline-specific orientation session. For information, see the study programme.
  • Check the availability of course literature.
  • If necessary, submit a substitution application.

Attend the lectures and complete the assignments specified in the study programme.

The Moodle online learning platform

  • If the Moodle online learning platform is used in studies, the date of opening is in the study programme.
  • Log onto the Moodle learning platform for the course. You can find the link and the course key under ‘Participation information’ in ‘My pages’.
  • Moodle manual for students


  • If the course requires an examination, register for it at least ten days before the examination date under ‘Participation information’ in ‘My pages’.
  • Make sure that you have completed all the assignments required for the course.