Course name Introduction to Digital Technology (MOOC)
Course date 29.08.2022 - 31.12.2022
Institution Turku University of Applied Sciences
Course language English
Credits 2 ECTS credit

Field 4everyone HUB
Teacher Matti Kuikka
Available for open UAS Chargeable
Level Bachelor

Queries related to enrolment practices
Enrolment period 15.08.2022 - 22.08.2022
Implementation plan
OPEN UAS Enrolment
Course enrolment info

Introduction to Digital Technology (MOOC)

29.08.2022 - 31.12.2022

Course description


  • Digital Transformation
  • Internet of Things
  • Industrial Internet of Things & Industry 4.0
  • Cloud Services
  • Big Data
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Virtual Reality
  • Augmented Reality
  • Future Technologies & What’s next

The course is completed online according to student’s own time schedule.


After completing the course the student can: Describe what technologies and concepts such as Big Data, Internet of Things (IoT), Artificial Intelligence (AI), Virtual Reality(VR) and Augment Reality (AR) are, and how they can help our life and create opportunities for innovations.s Create an innovation proposal utilizing digital technologies.

Assessment criteria

Evaluation is based on:

  • Assignments completed: 100 %
  • Approved:
    • Student has completed all the course assignments
    • AND achieved at least 70% of the points in the assignments.

Course way of working and time table

  • Online collaboration in the learning environments and independent self-study and working with assignments. Tests used for each studied sbject to verify student’s learning outcomes.
  • The course provides an understanding about digital technologies.
  • Student work both individually and collaborate virtually in the learning environment.
  • Student read material and watch videos and then complete automatic assessed assignments for the studied subjects.
  • Student also create an innovation proposal where digital technology is used.

Personal work: self-study and assignments: 60 hours

  • discussions about selected videos
  • exercises about subjects related to digitalisation

Course info

Material (videos, articles, etc) from the internet, available via the learning environment (ITS). All the assignments are done in the learning environment (ITS).

Course additional info

Note: There is a longer similar kind of course: Introduction to Digitalisation 5 cr. If you have taken that course already, you should not participate in this course!

Course enrolment info

Spots (min-max): 1o -200

  • The open university’s (avoin AMK) quota for the course is 100 places.
  • The CampusOnline’s quota for the course is 100 places.

If any course places become available after the enrolment period, the students may also be accepted from the waiting list.

Students at TUAS – enrolment in Peppi NOT via the link in CampusOnline-portal.