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


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:
Sign up on MyNet: search WOR8HH032, implementation 3006

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
Sign up on MyNet: search WOR8HH032, implementation 3003

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

Course description


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

Course description


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

Course description


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

Course description