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Curriculum of the NOCURE Master's Programme

Structure of the Programme:

  • General studies                                35 ECTS
  • Elective NOCURE studies              20-25 ECTS
  • Optional studies                             10-15 ECTS
  • Master's thesis and seminar           50 ECTS

- to be completed in two years.

The curriculum details will be published on the NettiOpsu, see for example the BSRS curriculum, the predecessor of the NOCURE programme. 

General studies

  • Introduction to cultural and social resilience
  • Transferable skills
  • Theory and methodology  
  • Risk analysis and solution laboratory
  • English academic writing
  • Finnish language

Elective NOCURE studies

  • Nordic societies, global cultures
  • Global risks and regional security
  • Cultural memory and heritage 
  • Green economy, anthropogenic change and sustainable governance
  • Media ecology and challenges in democracy
  • Minorities and identities
  • Science and technology in society and culture

Optional studies

  • Individually planned optional studies at the University of Turku, exchange or internship

Master's thesis and seminar

  • MT seminar
  • Thesis, recommended number of pages ca. 60