The end – and just the beginning

We are closing in on our Digiloikka, or as we call it, the ROUTE-project (Reshaping Orientation, Unity and Team-work in ECGS Master’s Programme). This has been a journey that began with this project, but has certainly not been a dead-end.

Thanks to the project and to its active steering group many things have already taken shape in ECGS MSc programme and many more are still evolving. Right from the start we acknowledged that the project was not about finalizing one polished product, but about taking a look at the processes of a new multidisciplinary programme that spans multiple faculties and campuses. What does it mean that we have an intake of 90 students a year, all coming from different backgrounds, each choosing their own path in ECGS? How do we take into account the different backgrounds and histories of our staff? Lue loppuun

Invitation: ROUTE final event 14.5.

Would you be keen on hearing what another Digiloikka-project has been doing eg. regarding portfolios, blogs, videos or e-thesis?

ECGS Digiloikka, the ROUTE-project (Reshaping Orientation, Unity and Team-work in ECGS MSc programme), is coming to an end and we will host a final event Tuesday 14.5. 9-12. at Soc&Kom Festsalen, Snellmaninkatu 12, Helsinki. Lue loppuun


As I meet new people through my work as the project coordinator of the ROUTE-project (Reshaping Orientation, Unity and Team-work in ECGS Master’s Programme), there are some questions that come up quite often. Here I have gathered some of the main ones, in order to clear some of the misconceptions regarding our project.

What are you really aiming to achieve with the ROUTE project?

The ultimate aim of the project could be summarized in the following quote from one of our steering group members: “Making students and staff feel at home in ECGS Master’s Programme”. Lue loppuun