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Programme  

ICT Summer School will be organized on 3 - 28 August 2020. The programme will be finalized in April 2020. Programme consists of several intensive courses (3-5 ECTS credits) and you can participate in one or more courses. Courses last from one to two weeks and lessons are either in the morning, in the afternoon or in the evening. 

Course offering varies every year. You can check the course offering from last year to get the idea of what kind of courses ICT Summer School usually offers. 

Course offering 2019

Course offering 2020

Preliminary course information (subject to change). Course offering will be finalized in April. 

Courses during the 1st week: 3 - 7 August 2020

Courses during the 1st week (3 - 7 August 2020)
Course name Time Max. number of participants Teacher
Digital Signal Processing (5 ECTS) 3 -14 August, Mon - Fri 09:00-13:00. NB! Course lasts two weeks. 50 Prof. Dr. Manfred Jungke, Frankfurt University of Applied Sciences, Germany
Design of Safe and Reliable Systems (3 ECTS) 3 - 7 August, Mon - Fri 09:00 - 13:00 24 Prof. Dr. Norbert Jung and Marcel Hasler (M.Sc.), University of Applied Sciences, Bonn-Rhein-Sieg, Germany
Modelling, Simulation and Visualization (3 ECTS) 3 - 7 August, Mon - Fri 09:00 - 13:00 AND 10 August, Mon 09:00-13:00 24 Thomas Westermann, Karlsruhe University of Applied Sciences, Germany
Introduction to Data Mining (3 ECTS) 3 - 7 August, Mon - Fri 09:00 - 13:00 40 Prof. Dr. Agathe Merceron, Beuth University of Applied Sciences Berlin, Germany
Calibration of Measurement Devices and Data Evaluation (3 ECTS) 3 - 7 August, Mon - Fri 13:00 - 17:00 24 Prof. Dr. Jörg Hoffmann & Mr. Werner Trentmann, Osnabrück University of Applied Sciences, Germany
Artificial Intelligence in Business Management (3 ECTS) 3 - 7 August, Mon - Fri 17:00 - 21:00 80 Prof. Tashfeen Ahmad, University of West Indies, Kingston, Jamaica
Introduction to Quantum Computing ( 3 ECTS) 3 - 7 August, Mon - Fri 17:00 - 21:00 24 Prof. Dr. Jörg Hettel, University of Applied Sciences Kaiserslautern, Germany

Courses during the 2nd week: 10 - 14 August 2020

Courses during the 2nd week (10 - 14 August 2020)
Course name Time Max. number of participants Teacher
Wireless Indoor Location Technologies (3 ECTS) 10 - 14 August Mon - Fri 09:00-13:00 24 Prof. Dr. Hideyuki Kobayashi, National Institute of Technology, Sendai College, Japan
Introduction to Machine Learning (3 ECTS) 10 - 14 August Mon - Fri 13:00-17:00 40 Prof. Dr. Akihiro Yamashita, National Institute of Technology, Tokyo College, Japan
Introduction to Japanese Language & Culture (3 ECTS), group 1 10 - 14 August Mon - Fri 13:00-17:00 30 Prof. Takeda Tsunemi, Invited Lecturer, Tokyo, Japan
Image Processing with Matlab (3 ECTS) 10 - 14 August Mon - Fri 13:00-17:00 24 Prof. Dr. Hiroyuki Aoki, National Institute of Technology, Tokyo College, Japan

Courses during the 3rd week: 17 - 21 August 2020

Courses during the 3rd week (17 - 21 August 2020)
Course name Time Max. number of participants Teacher
Intercultural Competence (3 ECTS) 17 - 21 August, Mon - Fri 09:00-13:00 40 Prof. Dr. Keren-Miriam Adam, Harz University of Applied Sciences, Germany
Introduction to Software Engineering (3 ECTS) 17 - 21 August, Mon - Fri 09:00-13:00 30 Dalė Lukšaitė, Kaunas University of Applied Sciences, Lithuania
Home Automation with ESP 8266 Workshop (3 ECTS) 17 - 21 August, Mon - Fri 13:00-17:00 20 Wolfram Becker, Frankfurt University of Applied Sciences, Germany
Introduction to Japanese Language & Culture (3 ECTS), group 2 17 - 21 August, Mon - Fri 13:00-17:00 30 Prof. Takeda Tsunemi, Invited Lecturer, Tokyo, Japan
Implementing Single-Page Web-Applications with React and Redux (3 ECTS) 17 - 21 August, Mon - Fri 13:00-17:00 24 Sebastian von Klinski, Beuth University of Applied Sciences Berlin, Germany
Introduction to the Internet of Things Using Raspberry Pi and AWS IoT (3 ECTS) 17 - 21 August, Mon - Fri 17:00-21:00 24 Xing Liu, Ph.D., Kwantlen Polytechnic University, Canada

Courses during the 4th week: 24 - 28 August 2020

Courses during the 4th week (24 - 28 August 2020)
Course name Time Max. number of participants Teacher
Mobile App Development Using React Native (3 ECTS) 24 - 28 August Mon - Fri 17:00-21:00 40 Xing Liu, Ph.D., Kwantlen Polytechnic University, Canada
Introduction to Digital Watermarking with MATLAB (3 ECTS) 24 - 28 August Mon - Fri 17:00-21:00 24 Roland Schmitz, Stuttgart Media University, Germany
Applied Business Intelligence and Machine Learning (3 ECTS) 24 - 28 August Mon - Fri 17:00-21:00 24 Mr. Jasoud Malili, British Columbia Institute of Technology
Time Management 24 - 28 August Mon - Fri 17:00-21:00 20 Slobodanka Dzebric, Hogeschool van Amsterdam, Holland

Course descriptions

Please read the course descriptions after they have been published and notice that some courses may have previous knowledge requirements. Check them carefully before enrolling. 

Campus

In 2020, ICT Summer School courses will be held in Karamalmi campus in the city of Espoo. The campus address is Karaportti 2, 02610 Espoo.

Registration for the courses

Registration for the ICT Summer School 2020 courses starts in May 2020. The registration time will be announced in March 2020. Registration method depends on your background: 

Metropolia degree students

  • Enrolment starts on 4 May 2020 at 08:00. Enrol for the courses in OMA
  • Courses are a free of charge for Metropolia degree students.
  • Contact person: mira.myllarinen [at] metropolia.fi

Students from foreign Partner Institutions

  • Enrolment by email: tiina.piipponen [at] metropolia.fi
  • Enrolments for the courses are accepted on a first come, first served basis. 
  • Check the list of Partner Institutions

Students from 3AMK partner schools: Laurea UAS and Haaga-Helia UAS

  • Courses are a free of charge for Laurea and Haaga-Helia students.
  • Each course has a certain amount of places reserved for Laurea and Haaga-Helia students. Enrolments for the courses are accepted on a first come, first served basis. 
  • Detailed 3AMK registration instructions will be published before registration time starts. 

Students who do not study in Metropolia or any partner institution (i.e. Open University students)

  • Students who do not study in Metropolia or any partner institution can enrol for Summer School courses through Metropolia Open UAS. Open UAS study fee is 15 euros/1 credit. 
  • Each course has a certain amount of places reserved for Open UAS students. Enrolments for the courses are accepted on a first come, first served basis.
  • Please check the Open UAS website for more information.
  • Detailed registration instructions will be published before the registration time starts.
  • Open university contact information: avoinamk [at] metropolia.fi

Contact information

ICT Summer School is organized by Information Technology Degree Programme.

General questions

General questions related to ICT Summer School, please contact:

Mira Myllärinen
Programme coordinator
mira.myllarinen [at] metropolia.fi

Interested in teaching in ICT Summer School?

We are constantly looking for new teachers with their favourite topics to join our team of ICT Summer School teachers.

If you are interested to hear more about opportunities, do not hesitate to contact:

Dr. Antti Piironen
Head of ICT Summer School 
antti.piironen [at] metropolia.fi