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Structure of Master's Studies

Structure of Master's Studies

The extent of the Master's Degree is 90 ECTS. The degree consists of the following studies: 

Compulsory studies - Applied Design Research 5 ECTS

Common studies - Choose 15 ECTS from Research and Development and Organizational Development competence areas. Common studies include also Master's thesis 30 ECTS.

Specialisation studies  - Choose one specialisation and minimum of 20 ECTS from it. Note that all specialisation areas are not available in every degree programme. Note also that specialisation or a certain course in it will not be implemented if there is not enough enrollments to it.

Free-choice studies  - Choose 20 ECTS from the common studies, from your own specialisation, from other specialisations or from other Master level studies that are clearly related to the field of the degree.

Master Studies at Haaga-Helia

Studies

Course Code

ECTS

Compulsory studies 5 ECTS
  Applied Design Research RDI2HM101 5
Common studies - choose 15 ECTS + Thesis 30 ECTS
Research and Development 
  Data Analytics RDI2HM102 5
  Futures Research RDI2HM103 5
Organizational Development
  Evolving Organisations ORD2HM101 5
  Learning Culture in Organisations ORD2HM102 5
  Acting as Coach and Facilitator ORD2HM103 5
Thesis   30
  Thesis Phase 1 THE7HM601 10
  Thesis Phase 2 THE7HM602 10
  Thesis Phase 3 THE7HM603 10
  Maturity Test THE7HM604 0

Specialisation studies  - choose one specialisation and minimum of 20 ECTS from it.
Note! Specialisation options depend on the degree programme. Specialisation or a certain course will not be implemented
if there is not enough enrollments.

Specialisation: Leading Sales and Customer Experience  (Pasila)

Available in the following degree programmes: Aviation and Tourism Business, Leading Business Transformation.

 

Processes and Strategic Development of Sales

SAL4HM101

5

 

Developing Sales Oriented Organisation

SAL4HM102

5

 

Development of Customer Journey and Leading Customer Experience

SAL4HM103

5

 

Online Store as Sales Channel

SAL4HM104

5

Specialisation: Communication and Marketing Management (Pasila)

Available in the following degree programmes: Aviation and Tourism Business, Leading Business Transformation.

 

Stategic Brand Management

COM4HM101

5

 

H2H Communication

COM4HM102

5

 

Digital Marketing Technologies

COM4HM103

5

 

Leading Creative Planning and Production

COM4HM104

5-10

Specialisation: Digital Business Opportunities (Pasila)

Available in the following degree programmes: Aviation and Tourism Business, Business Tehcnologies, Leading Business Transformation.

 

Digital Service Design

DIG4HM101

5

 

Business Analytics

DIG4HM102

5

 

Robotic Automation

DIG4HM103

5

 

​Emerging Technology Opportunities

DIG4HM104

5

 

Artificial Intelligence in Modern Business

DIG4HM106 5

Specialisation: Experience Economy and Designing Services (Haaga/Pasila)

Available in the following degree programmes: Aviation and Tourism Business, Leading Business Transformation

 

Service Design (tourism cases for Tourism students)

EXP4HM101

10

 

From Services to Experiences and Transformations

EXP4HM102

5

 

Brand Experience Development (tourism cases for Tourism students)

EXP4HM103

5

 

Design Service Systems and Value Networks

EXP4HM104

5

 

Imagineering with LEGO SERIOUS PLAY Methodology

EXP4HM005

5

Specialisation: Information Services and Systems (Pasila)

Available in the following degree programme: Business Technologies

 

Cloud Services

ICT4HM101

5

 

ICT Management Best Practices

ICT4HM102

5

 

ICT Security Basics from Trust to Blockchain

ICT4HM103

5

 

Management of Digital Service Develoment

ICT4HM104

5

 

​Enterprise ICT Architecture

ICT4HM105

5

 

ICT Sourcing

ICT4HM106 5

Specialisation: Leadership and Human Resource Management (Pasila)

Available in the following degree programmes: Aviation and Tourism Business, Leading Business Transformation.

 

​Strategic Human Resource Management

LEA4HM101

5

 

Leadership Clinic

LEA4HM102

5

 

Reflective Leadership

LEA4HM103

5

 

Employee Experience and Employer Brand

LEA4HM104

5

 

Conscious Leader

LEA4HM105

5

 

Diversity and Inclusion in Global Organisations

LEA4HM106 5

Specialisation:  Strategic Thinking and Management (Pasila)

Available in the following degree programmes: Aviation and Tourism Business, Leading Business Transformation.

 

Strategic Thinking and Growth Strategies

STR4HM101

5

 

Strategy in Practice

STR4HM102

5

 

Experimental and Engaging Strategy

STR4HM103

5

 

Responsible Business and Sharing Economy

STR4HM104

5

 

Strategic Financial Management

STR4HM105

5

Specialisation: Entrepreneurial Business Management (Pasila)

Available in the following degree programmes: Aviation and Tourism Business, Business Tehcnologies,
Leading Business Transformation.

 

From Opportunities to Business

ENT4HM102 10
 

Growth through Entrepreneurial Resources & Networks

ENT4HM106 10

Free-choice studies - choose 20 ECTS from the common studies, from your own specialisation, from the other specialisations or
from other master level studies that are clearly related to the field of the degree.

20
  Air Transport Management ATB8HM101 5
  Airport Management ATB8HM102 5
  Airline Business with Simulation ATB8HM103 10
  Circular Economy Industry 4.0 OTH8HM101 5
TOTAL 90

In English degree programmes the language requirement is to study minimum of 70 ECTS in english, including the thesis. In other words, students can study 20 ECTS in Finnish. The courses and descriptions are available in Finnish in here.