Tutoring

 

Tutoring is peer support in which students help other students. In Helga and Haaga-Helia we have three tutor groups: peer tutors, exchange student tutors and head tutors. Tutoring activities are coordinated by Helga.

Can’t find what you’re looking for? Contact ohjaus@helga.fi.


PEER TUTORS

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welcome new degree students to Haaga-Helia and introduce them to the practicalities of their own degree programme. Tutors are assigned for each incoming student group. Students can contact their peer tutors throughout the academic year. Tutor’s task is to support the integration to the student community of Haaga-Helia, support studies, ease the group formation and introduce the services of Haaga-Helia to the new student. New student can ask peer tutor’s to help  with all matters related to Haaga-Helia and study practicalities.

Tutoring is a Haaga-Helia course of 3-5 ETSC.

Tutoring in part-time studies is also developed. At the moment the active tutors in part-time studies are in the Finnish Business. More info from the Helga specialist (ohjaus@helga.fi).

Could I be a peer tutor?

The comparison criteria are group working skills, activity, dominance or impressiveness, flexibility, argumentation and performance. In case of more applicants than positions, group dynamics of the whole group is considered. 

RECRUITMENT IS OPEN NOW! You can apply to become a peer tutor during 1.-29.2.2020. Apply here!


EXCHANGE TUTORS

are tutors for the incoming exchange students, who introduce the Finnish culture and Haaga-Helia. Tutors are in touch with exchange students already before they arrive in Finland. Tutors help exchange students in practical matters, pick them up from the airport upon arrival and also show them around in their new home town. Exchange student tutors can participate actively to the work of ESN Helga by organizing events and trips for exchange students.

Tutoring is a Haaga-Helia course of 3-5 ETSC.

Could I be a exchange student tutor?
The comparison criteria are group working skills, activity, dominance or impressiveness, flexibility, argumentation and performance. In case of more applicants than positions, group dynamics of the whole group is considered.

RECRUITMENT IS OPEN NOW! You can apply to become a exchange tutor during 1.-29.2.2020. Apply here!


HEAD TUTOR

The head tutor acts as the leader of his / her degree program or campus tutor groups. Head tutor acts as a link between Helga, the tutor group and Haaga-Helia. Head tutors are selected in the October-November fold and trained throughout the year.

Head tutor participates in the tutor recruitment process and training of peer and exchange tutors. Head tutor are required to have the ability to guide small teams, organizational skills, the ability to perceive large entities, communication skills and the ability to deal with a variety of people. Applicants for head tutors are interviewed. The term of office shall be one calendar year (January to December).