Study skills training

Effective study skills are an important element in achieving academic success. Studying at a Finnish university may differ considerably from studying in some other country, and international students may discover that they need to adapt their study habits to be able to meet the academic requirements.

To support this, different academic study skills trainings are offered:

  1. University Study Skills course develops students' academic study skills. The course gives an overview of academic studying at the University of Eastern Finland
  2. University Computing Skills course helps student to effective work for example with the text processing, spreadsheet and presentation programs in the university environment
  3. Information retrieval courses are offered to learn the most important subject-specific scholarly information sources and basic skills in systematic information retrieval.