Remote teaching and studying continue at the University of Turku also throughout the spring semester 2021 to ensure safety. Contact teaching for small groups and guidance and counselling can also be organised as a hybrid model.
A person has been confirmed to have a coronavirus infection at Turun normaalikoulu primary school at Varissuo.
The question of sleep apnea as the risk factor for COVID-19 arose in a study conducted by the Turku University Hospital and the University of Turku on patients of the first wave of the pandemic. This is the first COVID-19-related study where sleep apnea as suspected risk factor emerges as the main finding.
There have been coronavirus infections and exposures among students of higher education institutions in Turku.
Turun normaalikoulu school and the international school at Varissuo transfer in part to remote teaching due to accelerating coronavirus situation in the area.
The University of Turku follows the authorities’ recommendation on using face masks and extends the recommendation to all its campuses and units.
Researchers have wondered about the function of dreaming for a long time. Interest in dream contents has increased during the corona crisis.
Coronavirus infections have been confirmed among the students of the Faculty of Medicine of the University of Turku. To ensure safety, the Faculty switches entirely to remote teaching.
At the University of Turku, the second period of the autumn semester is organised mainly as remote teaching, similar to the first period. Contact teaching can be organised for small groups while taking health and safety into account.
The University’s safety measures are based on hygiene, safe distances, and restricting the number of participants and tracing.