Time: 26.10.-14.12.2020
Place: Learn digital learning environment
Extent: 5 ECTS cr
Number of study places: 20
Target group: All that are interested in this subject
Required devices: A laptop or PC
Lecturer: Mrs Liisa Routaharju

Credited in degree: Bachelor of Engineering, Environmental Engineering / all Bacelor level degrees at Xamk
Enrolment by: 13.10.2020
Price: Free of charge

Please notice, that Xamk OUAS studies are not for Xamk degree students.

Learning outcomes:
You understand the concept of environmental communication as part of sustainability communication. You understand the principles and best practises of sustainability communication by working on a example case project. You have skills in professional environmental communication can use them in different roles.

Contents and methods:
What is environmental communication and what types of skills does it require?
What are the roles in environmental communication?

Voluntary webinars almost every week on Tuesdays at 2pm-4pm. If you are not able to participate the webinars it is still possible to proceed based on other course materials.

5 ECTS credits equals about 135h of student work.

Study material:
Announced in the beginning of the course. Provided in Learn.

Assessment:
Course assignments. No exam.
All assignments have to be fully completed for a passing grade.

Students can:
use professional vocabulary systematically.
look for information in the key information sources of the field.
work together with customers, users and target groups.

Grading scale:
Accepted/failed.

This course is based on the curricula of Xamk's degree programmes and the Finnish credits are fully compatible with the ECTS.

Additional information on enrolment:
Open University of Applied Sciences office, email openstudies@xamk.fi.

Terms of cancellation: 
Cancellation has to be made 14 days before the course starts. Cancellation by email to openstudies@xamk.fi.

You'll receive an invitation by email to this course approx. one week before the course starts.