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
MAAN7501 Development and geography 5 ECTS
Organised by
Person in charge
Jussi Jauhiainen
Planned organizing times
Period(s) I II III IV
2016–2017 X

Learning outcomes

Students learn to critically examine the relationship between development and geography and the significance of geographical knowledge in development and its evaluation.


Relations between development and geography will be approached through the research projects in which the department is currently involved with. Especial focus is on technology, innovations and development.

Teaching methods

Teaching method Contact Online

Teaching language


Modes of study

Option 1
Available for:
  • Degree Programme Students
  • Other Students
  • Doctoral Students
  • Exchange Students
Participation in classroom work
  • In English
  • In English
  • In English

Active participation to lectures, seminars and exercises.


Numeric 0-5.

Further information

The course is organized every second year, possibly in cooperation with scholars from different departments of the University of Turku. Not organized 2017-2018.

Belongs to following study modules

Department of Geography and Geology
Department of Biology
Archived Teaching Schedule. Please refer to current Teaching Shedule.
Department of Geography and Geology
DP in Geology
DP in Geology
DP in Geography
DP in Geography
Finnish Study Modules