Curricula Guides

Uusi opinto-opas (sisältäen myös opetusohjelmat) lukuvuodelle 2018-2019 sijaitsee osoitteessa . Tältä sivustolta löytyvät enää vanhat opinto-oppaat ja opetusohjelmat.

The new study guide (incl. teaching schedules) for academic year 2018-2019 can be found at This site contains only previous years' guides.

x !
Archived Curricula Guide 2013–2014
Curricula Guide is archieved. Please refer to current Curricula Guides
JO023023 JOS2 Strategic management 6 ECTS
Organised by
Management and Organisation
Person in charge
Juha Laurila
Preceding studies
It is recommended that the students have passed the course JO2 or they should have comparable ground information.

Learning outcomes

This course increases and deepens students' knowledge of the different approaches and phenomena in strategic management area and improves their analytical strategy skills. We find that strategic management is a diverse collection of approaches that may be even incommensurate with one another. As a primary goals, after this course, the student should be able to (a) follow the scientific discussion in her/his area of interest, (b) understand the background assumptions and limitations of different approaches, and (c) apply these views and ideas, or theories in general, in her/his master's thesis and future employment.


The course consists of literature on selected topics in strategic management and a written examination.

Teaching methods

No lectures.

Modes of study

Written examination based on literature.


Numeric 0-5.

Recommended year of study

4th or 5th

Study materials

1. Articles and other study materials assigned by the person in charge.

Belongs to following study modules

Turku School of Economics
Minor: Management and Organization (MDP in Global IT Management)
Department of Management and Entrepreneurship
Department of Management and Entrepreneurship
Department of Management and Entrepreneurship
Archived Teaching Schedule. Please refer to current Teaching Shedule.
Implementation details are unavailable.
Department of Management and Entrepreneurship
Management and Organisation
Information Systems Science