EDUA290 Online Course

Online course is a flexible way to study no matter where you are. See below general info, timetables, and registration.

Information and Communication Technology in Guidance and Counselling

This open university course is suitable for people in the field of career guidance and/or study counselling. No prior information needed. The course is organized by the Open University of University of Jyväskylä, Finland.

Online course overview

During the eight week period you will study both independently and with the other course participants at Moodle learning platform. Participants are required to have basic ICT skills in order to work online. Guidance and support is provided during the course. All the course materials are available throughout the course. Participants are expected to attend the course regularly.


  • Next online course: 4.10.–28.11.2021
  • Registration is open: 4.6.–30.9.2021

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The link above is active only during the registration period.

  • If you are JYU degree student, you can enroll on the course free of charge. Please contact the Open University's Student Services via HelpJYU online customer service.

Please note: registration for this course is binding.
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General info

  • Course code: EDUA290
  • Study credits: 5 ECTS 
  • Workload: ca. 135 h
  • EQF level: 7
  • Assesment scale: 0–5
  • Prerequisites: none
  • Study fee: € 75

During the course you will

  • have online lectures
  • read course materials
  • have online assignments
  • participate in pair and group discussions
  • write self-reflection report