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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Archived Curricula Guide 2016–2018
Curricula Guide is archieved. Please refer to current Curricula Guides
OTMV1179 Participation in Scientific Law Seminars and Events 2–5 ECTS
Organised by
Law, Studies for Bachelor/Master of Laws Degree
Person in charge
Professor Juha Lavapuro

Learning outcomes

After the course, the student has participated in scientific seminars and events. These events may include e.g. guest lectures, open research seminars or public examinations. The student has trained him/herself in following legal discussion and professional presentations and expanded his/her view of what legal research and its dimensions might be. Additionally, the student has practiced the written reporting of seminars and legal issues discussed and learned in the form of a learning journal.


The student will participate independently in legal guest lectures, public examinations and various open seminars and will write a learning journal on the events as instructed. In case the event is organized outside the faculty, the student must confirm its validity in advance from the person in charge of the course.

Teaching language


Modes of study

Option 1
Available for:
  • Degree Programme Students
  • Other Students
  • Doctoral Students
  • Exchange Students
Participation in classroom work
  • In English
Option 2
Available for:
  • Degree Programme Students
  • Other Students
  • Doctoral Students
  • Exchange Students
Study journal / learning diary
  • In English

The student will first participate in a seminar, public examination or a guest lecture. He/she will then write a learning journal (3-4 pages) on it and submit it on a digital learning environment (moodle). The learning journal must be submitted in two weeks after the event. More detailed information on the acceptable contents of the journal etc. are available to all on moodle. The attainments are submitted in different folders so that the other students will not be able to see them.
For example, participation and a passed journal on one guest lecture or public examination counts as 0.5 ECTS (for examples of typical credit accumulations, see the course on moodle). When the student wishes to register the attainment in the study record, he/she will contact the person in charge of the course. The attainment may be registered once only. The amount of attained credits may be 2, 3, 4 or 5 ECTS.



Further information

Available in Moodle.

Belongs to following study modules

Faculty of Law
Optional courses (MDP in Law and Information Society)
Archived Teaching Schedule. Please refer to current Teaching Shedule.
Implementation details are unavailable.
Faculty of Law
Bachelor of Laws
Master of Laws DP
MDP in Law and Information Society
Doctor of Laws
Turku Law School