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Specialisation Project

Specialisation Project

Code: IBU3LF101
Scope: 5 ECTS
Timing: semester 5
Language: English
Curriculum: GLOBBA16
Course level: Specialisation Studies
Course type: compulsory for all specialisation students

Starting level and linkage with other coursesThis course is a specialisation level course and requires the completion of Basic Studies Courses of semesters 1 - 3 (or equivalent competence). It is recommended that the project would be in the area of student's major specialisation. ICT1LF102 ERP and Project Management should be taken at the same time or before this course.

Learning outcomes
You manage the different stages of a project effectively by implementing a project for a client company. You can propose development suggestions for business operations. You manage relationships with your team members and collaborators.


  • a commissioned project with a company acquired by the student
  • alternatively, you can participate in a Haaga-Helia RDI project or a project assigned by the teachers or StartUp School
  • planning, scheduling, implementing and managing a project in practice
  • monitoring and reporting the project outcome

Recognising and validating prior learning (RPL)
If you have acquired the required competence in previous work tasks, recreational activities or on another course, you can show the competence with a demonstration and progress faster through your studies. More information and instructions for RPL are available at MyNet.

Cooperation with the business community
The project content of the course is linked directly to a commissioning company.

The project is international in scope or has some international elements. Multicultural teamwork.

Course format
Project course

Students' performance is graded on the following scale: Excellent (5), Very good (4), Good (3), Satisfactory (2), Fair (1), Fail (0).
A link to the joint assessment grid. The assessment of one’s own learning.

Course teacher(s)
Specialisation Coordinators

Learning materials
Materials to be announced in the implementation plan.