Courses

 

 

 

StartUp School offering is available for all Haaga-Helia students.

If you don’t know where to start, join our Info Session or step into StartUp School Lounge (Pasila room 1210). Having a face-to-face is the best way to determine what kind of support we could provide for you on your entrepreneurial path. We are always happy to hear more about your situation and plans for the future! The next info sessions you’ll find on events page but you can always walk in, email, call or WhatsApp +358 488 7014 to schedule an appointment.

 

Autumn 2019 courses:

 

WOR8HH032 Find your Strengths (5 cr)

During Find Your Strengths course you will get know to what you actually want to do in your life,
and what are things you should focus on.

Enrollment for Autumn 2019 in two parts:
1) Sign up on MyNet: search WOR8HH032, implementation 3004 and
2) inform us your preferred group by sending email to startupschool@haaga-helia.fi

Groups for Autumn 2019 implementation as follows:

 

Group 1, Pasila campus, coach: Leena Aitto-oja
3.9. at 12.30-15 (room 2201)
5.9. at 12.30-15 (room 2201)
6.9. at 12.30-15 (room 2201)
17.9. at 12.30-15 (room 2201)
19.9. at 12.30-15 (room 2202)

Group 2, Pasila campus, coach: Timo Lampikoski
19.9. at 9-12 (room 2202)
26.9. at 9-12 (room 2201)
3.10. at 9-12 (room 2201)
22.10. at 9-12 (room 4202)
29.10. at 9-12 (room 2201)

Group 3, Pasila campus, coach: Maria Haukka
23.10. at 12.30-15 (room 2201)
30.10. at 12.30-15 (room 2201)
6.11. at 12.30-15 (room 2201)
13.11. at 12.30-15 (room 2201)
20.11. at 12.30-15 (room 2201)

 

Course description

 

 

 

WOR8HH039 Workshops for Action (5cr)

Workshops for Action gives you practical skills to develop your business idea or ongoing business further.
In most of the workshops you should have at least some kind of a business idea to work with.

 

Implementation: Pick five workshops of choice during Autumn 2019 from StartUp School Action workshops. Notice that you can also include external workshops (such as Xes workshops) to your workshop portfolio.
To include external workshops to your portfolio, please check them with StartUp School team before attending: startupschool@haaga-helia.fi

Action workshops will be held on selected Wednesday evenings at 16-19.
Schedule and themes to be updated here.

28.8. Sales Circle
11.9. Business Across Borders
18.9. Sales Presentation and Pitch Skills
25.9. Taxation of a Firm
9.10. Product Profitability Analysis
23.10. Google Tools
13.11. Balanced Scorecard
27.11. Content Marketing

 

Enrollment for Autumn 2019: search WOR8HH039 on MyNet, implementation 3002

Course description

 

 

 

WOR8HH037 From Idea to Prototype (5 cr)

Test and validate your business idea through Design Thinking.

Autumn implementation: Intensive week 42

Workshops in Pasila (room 4008) on 15.-17.10. at 10-16:00.
Enrollment: on MyNet Search WOR8HH037, implementation 3003

Course description

 

 

 

WOR8HH022 Developing Entrepreneurial Mindset (5 cr)

Developing Entrepreneurial Mindset is perfect when you have an idea,
and you would like to see if it’s worth advancing.
During the course you will also think about yourself as an entrepreneur.

This course is an online course with two meetings; one in the beginning, and the final pitching.

Implementation: Two implementations during Autumn 2019

1st period: WOR8HH022-3005
Meetings in Pasila

  • Tue 20.8. at 16-18 (room 1206) and
  • Tue 8.10. at 16-18 (Xes corner, next to room 1001).

 

2nd period: WOR8HH022-3006
Meetings in Pasila

  • Tue 22.10. at 16-18 (room 1206) and
  • Tue 10.12. at 16-18 (Xes corner, next to room 1001).

 

Enrollment: on MyNet

Course description

 

For the following courses you can only enroll via email: startupschool@haaga-helia.fi

 

 

WOR8HH024 Coaching 1-2 (5-10 cr)
Coaching is a learning process, in which the coach and the student have goal-oriented, confidential
discussions on topics which are important and relevant to the student.
StartUp School can offer you a coach in entrepreneurship. This means five meetings either live or online with your coach, and assignments related to your goals. You can start the course if  you have completed Developing Entrepreneurial Mindset (WOR8HH022) course, or you have a well-defined business idea, or an ongoing business.

Implementation: Start any time on any campus
Enrollment: email startupschool@haaga-helia.fi and explain your business idea, and targets and development areas for the coaching. Those could be for example business development, developing your personal entrepreneurial skills, communication, team management skills, budgeting etc.

Course description

 

 

 

WOR8HH018 Project 1-2 (3-5 cr)

If you are going to work with an entrepreneurial project, you can turn it into credits with this course.

Implementation: Start any time on any campus. Depending on the extent of your project, you can gain 3-5 credits accordingly: 3 ECTS (81 h of work) or 5 ECTS (135 hours of work). You advance your project at your own pace.
This course is also a good way to gain credits for entrepreneurial volunteer work (3 cr: Slush, Arctic15, etc.) or project management work you have done for your company in the past.
Enrollment: email startupschool@haaga-helia.fi and we will open the Moodle page for you with instructions to complete the course.
Content: The first assignment (project plan) will determine the extent of your project (3-5 cr). During your project you will provide your project material. To finalize the project you will draft a project report according to the instructions on Moodle.

Course description

 


Spring and Summer 2019 courses:

 

10 Days 100 Challenges (5-10 cr)

10 days 100 challenges is a unique 10 days open innovation program where you learn new work-life skills and solve challenges together with leading innovative companies, professional experts and inspiring coaches. This 2-week program is open for everyone who wants to earn credits for their curriculum, find meaningful activity for the summer or is looking to connect with talented individuals and build professional networks.

The program takes place in June: 3.-14.6.2019

Learn more: http://10days100challenges.fi/

Students can earn 5-10 credits: read more

Anyone can participate: registration

 

 

WOR8HH039 Workshops for Action (5cr)

Workshops for Action gives you practical skills to develop your business idea or ongoing business further.
In most of the workshops you should have at least some kind of a business idea to work with.

 

Implementation: Five workshops of choice during spring 2019

 

Upcoming Action Workshops, please remember to register:

27.3. Intellectual Property Rights (IPR)
3.4. Google Tools
10.4. Essential Issues in Shareholder Agreements
17.4. Designing Products and Services
24.4. Content Marketing
15.5. New Trade Secrets Act

 

Notice that you can also include external workshops (such as Xes workshops) to this course.
Enrollment for Spring 2019 workshops: search WOR8HH039 on MyNet, implementation 3001

Course description

 

 

WOR8HH032 Find your Strengths (5 cr)

During Find Your Strengths course you will get know to what you actually want to do in your life,
and what are things you should focus on.

 

Enrollment for Summer 2019 in two parts:
1) Sign up on MyNet: search WOR8HH032, implementation 3006 and
2) inform us your preferred group by sending email to startupschool@haaga-helia.fi

Groups for Summer 2019 implementation in May, June and August as follows:
Group 1, Pasila, room 1007 (full)
21.5. at 15-17:30
23.5. at 15-17:30
27.5. at 15-17:30
28.5. at 15-17:30
4.6. at 15-17:30
Group 2, Pasila, room 4211 (full)
4.6. at 12:30-15:00
6.6. at 12:30-15:00
10.6. at 12:30-15:00
12.6. at 12:30-15:00
14.6. at 12:30-15:00
Group 3, Pasila, room 1005 (full)
6.8. at 10-12:30
8.8. at 10-12:30
12.8. at 10-12:30
14.8. at 10-12:30
16.8. at 10-12:30

 

Enrollment for spring 2019 groups in two parts:
1) Sign up on MyNet: search WOR8HH032, implementation 3003 and
2) inform us your preferred group by sending email to startupschool@haaga-helia.fi

Groups for Spring 2019 in February, March and April as follows:
Group 1, Pasila (full)
7.2. at 9-12:00
12.2. at 9-12:00
7.3. at 9-12:00
14.3. at 9-12:00
28.3. at 9-12:00
Group 2, Pasila (full)
27.3. at 12:30-15:00
10.4. at 12:30-15:00
17.4. at 12:30-15:00
24.4. at 12:30-15:00
last meeting to be determined later
Group 3, Pasila, room 1006 (full)
1.4. at 13:30-16:00
8.4. at 13:30-16:00
15.4. at 13:30-16:00
6.5. at 13:30-16:00
13.5. at 13:30-16:00
Group 4, Pasila (full)
4.4. at 9:30-12 and at 13-15:30
18.4. at 9:30-12
2.5. at 9:30-12
16.5. at 9:30-12

Course description

 

 

 

WOR8HH037 From Idea to Prototype (5 cr)

Test and validate your business idea through Design Thinking.

 

Summer implementation: Intensive week 21

Workshops in Pasila on 21.-23.5. at 10-15:00.
Enrollment: on MyNet Search WOR8HH037, implementation 3003

Course description

 

 

WOR8HH022 Developing Entrepreneurial Mindset (5 cr)

Developing Entrepreneurial Mindset is perfect when you have an idea,
and you would like to see if it’s worth advancing.
During the course you will also think about yourself as an entrepreneur.

This course is an online course with two meetings; one in the beginning, and the final pitching.

 

Implementation: Two implementations during Spring 2019

 

 

4th period: WOR8HH022-3004
Meetings in Pasila

Contact lessons 2.4.2019 17-19 (room 1206) and 14.5.2019 16-19

 

Summer period: Search in MyNet WOR8HH022, implementation 3009
Meetings in Pasila

  • Tuesday 21.5.2019 16-18 (room 1206) and
  • Tuesday 13.8.2019 16-19 (Xes corner, next to room 1001)

 

Enrollment: on MyNet

Course description

 

 

WOR8HH024 Coaching 1-2 (5 cr)
Coaching is a learning process, in which the coach and the student have goal-oriented, confidential
discussions on topics which are important and relevant to the student.
StartUp School can offer you a coach in entrepreneurship. You can start the course if  you have completed Developing Entrepreneurial Mindset (WOR8HH022) course, or you have a well-defined business idea, or an ongoing business.

Implementation: Start any time on any campus
Enrollment: email startupschool@haaga-helia.fi and explain your business idea, and targets and development areas for the coaching.
Those could be for example business development, developing your personal entrepreneurial skills, communication, team management skills, budgeting etc.

Course description

 

 

 

WOR8HH021 Volunteer (3 cr)

If you are doing volunteer work, you can gain credits for it via this course.

 

Implementation: Start any time on any campus
Enrollment: email startupschool@haaga-helia.fi

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WOR8HH023 Pitching Camp (3 cr)

How to pitch better? Practice on Pitching Camp.
This is a skill you are definitely going to need in your life no matter what you are going to do.

Pitching Camp implementation: coming during Fall 2019
You need to join both workshops to complete Pitching Camp -course!
Enrollment: email startupschool@haaga-helia.fi

Course description

 

 

 

WOR8HH018 Project 1-2 (3-5 cr)

If you are going to work with an entrepreneurial project, you can turn it into credits with this course.

 

Implementation: Start any time on any campus
Enrollment: email startupschool@haaga-helia.fi

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WOR8HH035 Light Entrepreneurship (3 cr)

The course advances the entrepreneurial mindset, improves basic knowledge of business processes and shows options to try the entrepreneurial path without establishing a company.

Implementation: Online course
Spring implementation 2019 cancelled due to few participants.

Enrollment: not open at the moment

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WOR8HH030 Case Owner (2 cr)

Case Owner gives you the possibility to be the customer while other students help you to develop your business further.
More info on Case Owner in this article:  Win-win situation with Case Owner

 

Implementation: Start any time on any campus
Enrollment: email startupschool@haaga-helia.fi

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