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Orientation for the teachers - Learning Services at the School of Arts, Design and Architecture

ARTS' Learning Services provides orientation that offers basics of important web-pages/teaching software and guidelines concerning teaching. Orientation is recommended for all teachers (including fixed-term and part-time teachers).
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Aalto organizes pedagogical training, more information through the link you can find at the end of this page

What does the orientation include?

ARTS's orientation to learning services consists of following parts:

  1. BASICS:
  2. TEACHERS' IMPORTANT TOOL: Participating MyCourses-training (Training calendar)
  3. ADDITIONAL INFORMATION/TRAINING according to job description based on preliminary assignment (for example supervising thesis and academic advising)

 

After orientation (described above) your own study coordinator helps with questions related to Learning Services. 

Orientation focuses on central points of the work of teachers:

  • learning services’ support for the teachers
  • essential softwares (Oodi etc.)
  • degree structures and curriculums
  • course description and syllabus
  • model timetables
  • registering to the courses
  • study attainment announcement (excel-sheet for study attainments)
  • academic policies and regulations

When can I participate in orientation?

New teachers are invited to orientations with Outlook's calendar invitations. If you have not received a calendar invitation, you can report your participation to Eino Paananen. Training sessions are held about once a month. Some in Finnish, some in English. You will get space information via calendar invitation.

 

Orientation meetings:

Students have right to get teaching according to curriculums, course descriptions and syllabus

Students have right to get teaching which is based on syllabus, course description and curriculum.

Orientation focuses on pyramid's different levels: important teaching regulations and web-pages/softwares in every layer.

Get to know the course practicalities and curriculum design in Aalto!

These links contain useable information for new teachers:

Abstract image with several small square pieces in blue, aubergine and red. Photo by Aalto University / Mikko Raskinen

School of Arts, Design and Architecture Learning Services

School of Arts, Design and Architecture Learning Services staff by remits and teams.

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Aalto-yliopisto, kuva Unto Rautio

Curriculum Design at Aalto University – Strategy and Policies

Curriculum design follows the Aalto University strategy as well as the strategic action plans of the Aalto schools. Here you can find more information about the strategy, policies and practical guidelines.

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Opiskelijoiden tukeminen, ohjaus ja hyvinvointi

Student support, guidance and study well-being

Study well-being is important in Aalto University and it is one of our strategic initiatives. We want to ensure our students’ success, capabilities and wellbeing in a multicultural and diverse community. Study well-being questionnaire results indicate that students who feel well also study well. We have many ways to support this wellbeing by providing first-class study support and doing continuous development of teaching.

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Ryhmä opiskelijoita

Contact information for individual study arrangements

Here you can find contact details for each school.

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People talking and working in the café in Harald Herlin Learning Center, white lamps hanging in front.

Pedagogical training - main page

The Aalto University pedagogical training offers you a possibility to familiarise yourself with teaching, learning and educational development. The training program (25 cr) consists of four core courses: A! Peda Intro, Learning and teaching in higher education, Course design, and Teaching practice.

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People talking and working in the café in Harald Herlin Learning Center, white lamps hanging in front.

For hourly-based teachers at the School of Arts, Design and Architecture

HR's and LES' instructions for hourly-based teachers.

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Studying. Practical hints for the teacher

Course implementation from teacher's view

Instructions for teachers what to notice before the course, during the course and after it.

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photo/Aalto University

Course practicalities

What are the responsibilities of the teacher-in-charge? Who can attend a course? How long are individual components of the course valid? What would be good to know before the course starts? This article offers information on course practicalities for teachers.

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Aalto-yliopisto, kuva Unto Rautio

Curriculum Design at Aalto University – Strategy and Policies

Curriculum design follows the Aalto University strategy as well as the strategic action plans of the Aalto schools. Here you can find more information about the strategy, policies and practical guidelines.

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Arts_Infra - PrintLab workshop by Jaakko Kahilaniemi

Printlab Fine Art Printing

In Printlab’s Fine-Art Printing service you can make high-quality prints of photographs and graphics on the best museum-quality materials.
Printlab has the latest pigment-based large format printers with print width up to 160 cm. To use the service, you need to make a reservation. The master printer/workshop master provides assistance.

Workshops - Aalto School of Arts, Design and Architecture
This service is provided by:

Learning Services

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