Orientation Days: Hospitality and Tourism Experience Management

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Orientation Days

Orientation days are mandatory for all new students. Please note that you need a functioning PC (not an iPad nor a smartphone) at your disposal during the Orientation Days 9-11.1.2023.

Orientation Days are arranged at Haaga-Helia UAS Haaga Campus, Pajuniityntie 11, 00430 HELSINKI. If you have completed earlier higher education studies, skills or gained knowledge at work or hobbies, you have a chance to transfer credits to your current degree. Please book an appointment with your guidance counsellor: Taina.pallonen@haaga-helia.fi starting from 12.1.2023 (12-15) and 13.1. (10-15).

You can find more detailed information recognition of competences.

Monday 9.1.2023 (G306)

9.00-9.30 Registration in Valopiha, Official ID will be checked. Have your picture taken by student tutors.
9.30-10.30 Welcome to Haaga Hospitality Campus: Risto Karmavuo | Degree programme info,
Greetings from Minna Hiillos & Mara
10.30-11.00 Haaga Campus House Rules
11.00-12.00 Lunch at Caffeli
12.15-13.15 Haaga Campus tour & getting to know each other
13.30-15.00 Logging into Haaga-Helia systems with student tutors. Bring your own laptop!

Tuesday 10.1.

8.30-9.30 Recognition of prior learning; Substitutions and credit transfers: Guidance Counsellor Taina Pallonen & Presentation of Study Services Mari Törmänen
9.45-11.30 Digistart ICT (login check-up)
11.30-12.15 Lunch: Student tutors
12.15-13.00 1st semester courses and course timetables
13.15-14.00 Registration for 1st semester courses
14.00-16:00 Brush up Business Mathematics (Moodle test)

Wednesday 11.1.

9.15-11.15 Digistart part 2
11.30-12.15 Lunch with student tutors
12.15- 13.15 Getting together with students tutors
13.30- 14.30 Greetings from Student Unions; Pore ry & Sure
14.30-15.30 Language info for Finnish students: Jäppinen Tuula & Uusitalo Laura
15.00-17.00 Finnish skills test part 1 and 2; Written Finnish language test for international students

Thursday 12.1.

 8.45. Swedish skills test for Finnish students
 9.30-11.30 Welcome to Finland, Pasila Auditorium

Additional information

Guidance Counsellor Taina Pallonen will have weekly counselling sessions for the new students in the Degree Programme in Hospitality and Tourism Experience Management from the 3rd school week.

+358 294471167