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.

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Archived Curricula Guide 2014–2016
Curricula Guide is archieved. Please refer to current Curricula Guides
FUTS3261 FUTUS8 Changing futures theme 3–6 ECTS
Organised by
Futures Studies
Person in charge
Markku Wilenius

Learning outcomes

Students will further their knowledge of current trends in futures research, theories and actors in the field.


Current futures course (not arranged every year) on international or domestic issues. Students will participate the course of a given theme, read requested materials and produce a report

Teaching methods

Not offered 2015-2016. Depending on the modes of study the number of credits for the course is 3 or 6. The number of credits must be agreed by the professor before taking the course.

The course can, if agreed by the professor, be substituted by doing a relevant internship and writing an extensive report or taking part in the Finland Futures Academy Summer School. Students may also substitute part of the course by doing the FUTU9 Career Management course (2cr). Please contact for details.

Teaching language


Modes of study

Option 1
Available for:
  • Degree Programme Students
  • Other Students
  • Doctoral Students
  • Exchange Students
Written exam
  • In English
  • In English

Written exam based on the lectures and literature (3cr) and an extensive written assignment based on a given topic (3cr).


Numeric 0-5.

Recommended year of study

NOT OFFERED 2015-2016

Belongs to following study modules

Finland Futures Research Centre
Futures Studies: courses lectured in English (Futures Studies (Field of Business))
Turku School of Economics
Futures Studies: courses lectured in English (Futures Studies (Field of Business))
Turku School of Economics
Optional Advanced Courses (Futures Studies)
Finland Futures Research Centre
Optional Advanced Courses (Futures Studies)
Archived Teaching Schedule. Please refer to current Teaching Shedule.
Implementation details are unavailable.
Finland Futures Research Centre
MDP in Futures Studies (MA)
Futures Studies (Field of Business)