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What would you like to learn next?

Welcome to the path of lifewide learning! A leap into the unforeseen takes courage, but at Aalto University, you are not alone. We will guide you and help you recognise your learning needs to ensure that you always have the skills that set you a step ahead.

This website is dedicated to Aalto University’s lifewide learning solutions, which range all the way from individual courses to comprehensive programmes and degrees. Lifewide learning is an opportunity – make the most of it!

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Welcome to the path of lifewide learning

We will guide you and help you recognise your learning needs to ensure that you always have the skills that set you a step ahead.

Lifewide Learning
Aalto EMBA -opiskelija / Kuva: Otso Alasko

Welcome to learning more – update your degree to meet today’s challenges

Welcome to the world of lifewide learning at Aalto University, whatever your alma mater!

Lifewide Learning
Aalto EMBA -opiskelijoita / Kuva Otso Alasko

Build your learning path

We at Aalto University will help you whenever you feel the need to learn and reinvent yourself.

Lifewide Learning

Open online courses, MOOCs

Aalto University offers a large selection of open online courses. Study free of charge online when it suits you best. Check out these free MOOCs (Massive Open Online Course):

Design a Meaningful Career

Creativity and future

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Future of work (external link)

For understanding how work is changing and what the various implications of the change process for individuals, organizations and societies are.

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The New Sustainability in Business (external link)

A course that explains how companies can create sustainable value for the economy, the environment and society.

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Design Bits - design course for non-designers (external link)

Learn the basics about design, how designers solve problems, and design tools in this course.

Open online design course for non-designers

Highlights from our lifewide learning offering

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First Time Manager - asiantuntijasta esihenkilöksi

Leadership and strategy

Location:
Online
Helsinki
Level:
Beginner
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EIT Additive Manufacturing

Creativity and future

Location:
Online
Level:
Intermediate
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FITech 101: Johdatus ohjelmointiin

Information and communications technology

Location:
Online
Level:
Beginner
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Data protection

Business law

Location:
Espoo
Level:
Advanced
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FITech 101: Data ja tieto

Information and communications technology

Location:
Online
Level:
Beginner
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Essentials of Emotional Intelligence

Communications

Location:
Online
Level:
Beginner
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Big Data (online)

Digitalisation

Location:
Online
Level:
Beginner
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FITech 101: Internet ja selainohjelmointi

Information and communications technology

Location:
Online
Level:
Beginner
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Design Thinking

Service management and design

Location:
Online
Level:
Beginner
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Digital ethics and sustainability

Information and communications technology

Location:
Online
Level:
Beginner
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Patentit-Teollisuus-Tekniikka

Creativity and future

Location:
Helsinki
Level:
Advanced
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FITech 101: Future Learning Leader

Leadership and strategy

Location:
Online
Level:
Beginner

Career design thinking

The blog provides insights on how the work is changing now and in the future, and how to best prepare oneself to these changes.

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Career Design Lab, Aalto University