During this two-week Study Abroad, students will have an opportunity to enroll in one or more Summer IT courses at Metropolia University in Finland, tuition-free, and receive up to six Weber State elective transfer credits (with prior approval from the department). WSU School of Computing professor Richard Fry will also be onsite in Finland teaching CS 4760 (a second block hybrid course) online beginning in July and completing the final two weeks in Finland). Regardless, if students take only Dr. Fry's class or a combination of other courses offered at Metropolia, all classes will be held during the weekdays with free time in the afternoons/evenings and over the weekends to explore Helsinki and the surrounding area. Registration for Metropolia classes in association with this Study Abroad will have a priority registration window limited to May 1st - May 31st on a first come first serve basis.
- Be 18 years of age or older.
- Be a high school graduate or above.
- for CS 4640: CS 3750 (may be taken as a co-req in the summer).
- Metropolia ICT elective courses - vary based on course description.
- Vaanta, Finland
August 4, 2023 - August 20, 2023