Course name Digital Tools
Course date 01.08.2023 - 30.06.2024
Institution LAB University of Applied Sciences
Course language English
Credits 5 ECTS credit

Field Technology HUB
Teacher Saku Syngelmä
Available for open UAS Chargeable
Level Bachelor

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Enrolment period 01.08.2023 - 16.06.2024
Implementation plan
OPEN UAS Enrolment
Course enrolment info

Digital Tools

01.08.2023 - 30.06.2024

Course description

This is an extensive online study package that prepares you for working with digital tools in the virtual world. This package has 6 separate parts, each focusing on different kinds of tools. These are:

  1. Word processing
  2. Basics of presentations
  3. Working with spreadsheets
  4. Working in the cloud
  5. Image processing
  6. Video editing

All of these courses have been created in a way that they are beginner-friendly. You don’t need any previous experience, so there is no need to be alarmed if some of those titles sound a bit more confusing than others. Everything will be explained through step-by-step guides and custom-made video tutorials so that everyone can easily keep up.

By the end of the course, the student is able to:

  1. Handle text documents using Microsoft Word
  2. Create presentations using PowerPoint
  3. Create and manage different types of spreadsheets in Excel
  4. Communicate and share files with others online
  5. Make basics changes to images
  6. Record, edit, and publish videos


No required.

Assessment criteria


Course way of working and time table

Time- and location-independent online implementation. The course does not have a single teacher in charge. Students get to freely go through the material while the course is available.

Course enrolment info

The enrollment period will continue 1 August 2023 at 8 am and you can start completing the course immediately on 1 August 2023.

Students of the other UAS (Degree students and Open Studies’ path students)  enrol via Ilmoittautuminen/Enrol -link.  Use your student email on the enrolment form. You will receive starting instructions immediately after registering and you can start the course. If you can’t find starting instructions, please send email

Open UAS students: Enrol via Avoin AMK ilmoittautuminen. You will receive starting instructions in a few days. A price of the course is 75 €.