Uusi opinto-opas (sisältäen myös opetusohjelmat) lukuvuodelle 2018-2019 sijaitsee osoitteessa https://opas.peppi.utu.fi . 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 https://studyguide.utu.fi. This site contains only previous years' guides.

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MAKE0404 Working in Developing Countries 2 op
Organised by
Development Studies
Person in charge
Mikko Joronen

General description

The course covers a broad variety of both theoretical and practical concepts and issues relevant when working in a developing country situation.

Learning outcomes

To facilitate student's successful working in developing countries and development cooperation as well as in other cross-cultural situations.


Cultural differences between countries and regions are discussed using especially cross-cultural management research as material. Also concepts like time and self in different cultures are discussed. Also different roles of a development worker and issues concerning work in development projects are discussed as well as the practical considerations in working in developing societies.

Teaching methods

Teaching method Contact Online
Independent work

Lectures and supplementary reading.

Teaching language


Modes of study


Lecture diary


Numeric 0-5.

Study materials

1-3 articles which change from year to year

Belongs to following study modules

Maantieteen ja geologian laitos
Maantieteen ja geologian laitos
Archived Teaching Schedule. Please refer to current Teaching Shedule.
Implementation details are unavailable.
Maantieteen ja geologian laitos
Development Studies