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New: MOOCs in Asian studies

Excellent news for everyone who are eager to know more about Asia: Starting from the autumn semester 2021, the Finnish University Network for Asian Studies will offer MOOC-courses that are free and available for everyone. The courses are based on textbooks, and they contain various assignments such as quizzes, summaries and peer reviews. The courses… Read more »

Catalogue of Academic Research Projects on Asia in Finland 2021

The Finnish University Network for Asian Studies is collecting INFORMATION ABOUT ON-GOING OR RECENTLY COMPLETED RESEARCH PROJECTS for the catalogue “Academic Research Projects on Asia in Finland 2021”. The aim of the catalogue is to disseminate information about research projects that bring new information about Asia, and to enhance academic networking as well as partnerships… Read more »

Study Asianet courses this summer! Extended deadline May 2, 2021!

Application period for summer 2021 courses has started! Apply by April 25, 2021.  Deadline extended to May 2, 2021! Summer courses 2021: Johdatus Itä-Aasiaan (suomeksi) (3 ECTS) Introduction to Mongolian Politics and Society (2 ECTS) Introduction to Chinese History (5 ECTS) Introduction to Chinese Contemporary History (5 ECTS) Urban East Asia (3-5 ECTS) Study time… Read more »

Asianet-verkkosivut uudistuvat! Kerro meille ideasi ja auta parantamaan sivuja! Kirjapakettiarvonta

Ideoita ja apua tarvitaan! Olemme uudistamassa Asianet-verkkosivuja ja tarvitsemme sinun apuasi! Kerro meille millaiset uusien sivujen pitäisi olla, mikä mättää nykyisissä sivuissa ja mitä uutta haluaisit nähdä uusilla sivuilla. Vastanneiden kesken arvotaan kaksi Aasia-aiheista kirjapakettia. VASTAA KYSELYYN TÄSTÄ Ideoita ja palautetta kerätään 31.3.2021 asti.   Kiitos! Yliopistojen Aasia-verkosto Kirjapaketit sisältävät seuraavat kirjat: I Paketti: Keva… Read more »

Application period is open for Asianet courses in spring 2021! EXTENDED to 24.11.2020!!

Study Asia online! Application period for spring 2021 Asianet online course is now open! APPLICATION PERIOD HAS BEEN EXTENDED TO 24.11.2020 (24:00)   Asianet online courses give you a chance to study the most dynamic region in the world. You can study business, societies and cultures of East, Southeast and South Asia in our versatile… Read more »

Tutustu Itä-Aasian historiaan ja nykypäivään – suomenkielisen oppikirjan uudistettu painos nyt myynnissä e-kirjana!

LOHIKÄÄRME, TIIKERI JA KRYSANTEEMI – Johdatus Itä-Aasian yhteiskuntiin   Kirjoittajat: Silja Keva (toim.), Annamari Konttinen, Kristian Kurki, Lauri Paltemaa ja Sungju Park-Kang   Lohikäärme, tiikeri ja krysanteemi tarjoaa johdatuksen Kiinan, Etelä-Korean, Pohjois-Korean ja Japanin historiaan ja näiden tämän hetken polttavimpiin yhteiskunnallisiin ja taloudellisiin haasteisiin. Kirjassa käsitellään mm. nopeasti ikääntyvän väestön vaikutuksia Japaniin, Kiinan politiikan ja hallinnon… Read more »

Doctoral Seminar at the Asian Studies Days 2020, Thursday 5th of November

Asian Studies Days: a great way to get immersed in the Finnish academic community of Asian studies! The doctoral seminar is arranged in connection with the annual Asian Studies Days and it provides an outstanding opportunity to meet other doctoral students whose work focuses on Asia, and to receive feedback from senior researchers who have… Read more »

Asian Studies Days 2020

Research and Education during the Pandemic Doctoral seminar, Thursday, 5th of November. Zoom meeting Conference Day, Friday, 6th  of November. Zoom webinar Registration required. Please register for the conference at https://utu.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_u6bXpnX7Ru6D7RrlnoJNGQ Organized in cooperation between the Center for East Asian Studies, University of Turku, and the Finnish University Network for Asian Studies. Restrictions caused by… Read more »

Application period of autumn 2020 online courses 24.8-13.9

Application period for Asianet online courses organised in autumn 2020 is coming! Application period: August 24 – September 13, 2020 Our online courses give you a chance to study the most dynamic region in the world – when and where it is best for you. You can study business, societies and cultures of East, Southeast… Read more »

Asia researcher – please submit or update information about your Asia related research for 2020 catalogue

Calling for all Asia researchers to submit or update information related to your research!   The Finnish University Network for Asian Studies is collecting INFORMATION ABOUT ON-GOING OR RECENTLY COMPLETED RESEARCH PROJECTS on Asia for the catalogue “Academic Research Projects on Asia in Finland 2020”. You may update or submit information of your research projects… Read more »