Opintojakson nimi Lean Basics
Opintojakson ajankohta 15.03.2024 - 15.08.2024
Korkeakoulu Turun ammattikorkeakoulu
Opintojakson kieli Englanti
Opintopisteet 1 OP

Opintojakson ala Luonnontieteiden ala, Tekniikan ja liikenteenala, Yrittäjyys
Opettaja Piritta Saipa
Tarjotaan avoimen opiskelijoille Maksullinen
Taso AMK

Ilmoittautumiskäytäntöihin liittyvät kyselyt
Ilmoittautumisaika 15.03.2024 - 15.05.2024
Opintojakson toteutussuunnitelma
AVOIN AMK ilmoittautuminen

Lean Basics

15.03.2024 - 15.08.2024

Opintojakson kuvaus

Competence objectives of study unit

The aim of this course is to give the student an overview of Lean and how it contributes to companies and service functions in improving their cost effectiveness and creating a positive work atmosphere.

Content of study unit This course consists of five chapters:

  • Introduction to Lean
  • Lean In Many Environments
  • The Five Principles of Lean
  • Lean and Six Sigma
  • A Few Words about Implementing Lean


Passed/failed. Approved exercises, quizzes and assignment.

Opintojakson työskentelytavat ja aikataulutus

The course is designed for individual studies without teacher involvement other than in the evaluation phase.

  • On-line videos and lectures…
  • Independent learning – Youtube videos and articles from the web
  • Independent exercises
  • A final quiz
  • Learning diary with assignments and tasks (done individually)

Course material will be available 15.3.2024. The course must be completed not later that 15.8.2024. (Enrollment not later than 15.5.2024)

To be able to grasp the course contents in an optimal way the student is advised to spend approximately 45% of the time on repeatedly listening and reading the specific slide material, 10% of the time on the additional material (Youtube videos, articles) and 45% on the tasks, assignment and questions.


Student places are divided between

  • Turku University of Applied Sciences: 40 places
  • Other Universities of Applied Sciences: 50 places/FULL
  • OpenUniversities of Applied Sciences: 10 places


Please note! Centria, Humak, TAMK, Turku UAS, VAMK and XAMK student, enroll at Peppi/Pakki