Syyskuu, 9.00–13.45 (Teoria + harjoituksia: 7.–8.9; 13.–15.9; 21.–22.9.2017)
Esiintymistaidon kurssi on tarkoitettu jatko-opiskelijoille, jotka haluavat varmuutta esiintymistilanteisiin, kuten luentojen, esitelmien ja puheiden pitämiseen. Kurssilla voit valmistautua väitöstilaisuudessa esittämääsi lektioon. Tarkoitettu erityisesti opiskelijoille, jotka väittelevät vuoden sisällä.
Kurssin sisältö jakaantuu kolmeen osa-alueeseen:
1. Hengitys- ja puhetekniikkaan
2. Rentoutusharjoituksiin, joilla voi lieventää jännitystä
3. Esiintymiseen teknisenä suorituksena.
Kurssin opettaja on TeM Mia Pätsi, www.miapatsi.com.
Ilmoittautumislomake on auki 17.4.–30.6. 2017.
Principles of business for Bioscientists (2 credits)
Timing: lectures at 10 a.m. on Wednesdays 4.10-1.11.2017 and Thursdays 5.10-26.10.2017. First week of November for completing the group assignments with the help of course coordinators / supervisors.
Objective: After completing this course the student has learned the state of art business models and management tools acquired in start-up and modern businesses these days. The course will acquaint students with different terminologies related to the business. The basic principles of business concepts are useful for all bioscientists, no matter what career is chosen.
Contents: The emphasis of the course is in implementing science and research to the business. Here the customer value perspective is central with the marketing and sales management concepts and practices. Other segments of management are also introduced including human resources and operations management. In addition, forms of business ownership, financing and key strategies for reaching global markets will be discussed. Visiting lectures with real research-business cases will introduce how the management models and strategies are implemented in practice.
Study material and literature: Material will be provided during the course. Books: Running lean: iterate from plan A to a plan that works / Ash Maurya. Best Cases in B2B Sales Management / Juha Mattsson ja Petri Parvinen
Completion: Lectures, Group Assignment, No exam
Evaluation: Grading scale: 0-5
Responsible persons: Ph.D. Jani Holopainen, Ph.D. Osmo Mattila (Contact person)
Other information: Teaching in English.
How to prepare for applying for a job (2 credits)
Time: November–December 2017
This course will prepare you for applying for a job outside academia. You will learn how to write a cover letter for a job application and get real life experience from a job interview. Students participating on this course will get three to four job advertisements and prepare an application to two of them.
Teachers: Career Councelor Leena Itkonen from Career Services
YEB Science communication (2 credits)
Time: 19.10.2017 at Viikki 9-14: Pirjo Koskinen, Petri Nummi: Lectures and instructions for workshops
31.10.–2.11.2017 (9–18), Place: Kallio-kuninkala, Järvenpää: TV workshop + rhetorics, presentation skills, popular writing, poster workshop
Nice time together, activities!
Teachers: Pirjo Koskinen, Mika Hietanen, Petri Nummi
OBS: max 30 participants
LEADING A CREATIVE ORGANIZATION
Time: Tue 24.10.2017 at 9.15-16.30, Tue 7.11.2017 at 13.15-16.30 and Tue 21.11.2017 at 13.15-16.30
Organizer: Doctoral School in Biological, Environmental and Food Sciences
Registration 17.8.- 4.10.2017 at: https://elomake.helsinki.fi/lomakkeet/81585/lomake.html
The objective of the training is to give the participant tools to understand the characteristics of a creative person, a creative process, emotions attached to creative work, special characteristics of a creative organization with multiple creative individuals, and finally, the dynamics of supporting creative expert work by leadership.
The course is a practical hands-on workshop and includes introductions, exercises, discussions, student projects and seminars. As projects students will find practical solutions to challenging work and leadership situations.
TEACHER: Virpi Haavisto is a professional coach, leadership advancer and a specialist in facilitating creative work. She is a certified coach by International Coaching Federation ICF. Haavisto has graduated as M.Sc. from Helsinki University of Technology HUT. She has been a Visiting PhD Scholar at Stern School of Business at New York University (Management and Organizational Behavior)
Carol Norris, Thu 14.00–17.00 / 14.9.–19.10.
applications: coming soon
Alyce Whipp, Fri 9.00–12.00 / 3.11.–8.12.
Vanessa Fuller, Fri 9.00–12.00 / 22.9.–6.10.
Vanessa Fuller, Fri 9.00–12.00 / 13.–27.10