Welcome to Humak

Humak is a University of Applied Sciences that is an expert and a leading educator in the humanities and pedagogy as well as cultural management in the whole of Finland.

Humak offers both

HUMAK offers courses in English in the following fields

Civic Activities and
Youth Work

The Degree Programme in Civic Activities and
Youth Work offers long-term courses in English
in the field of adventure education and
social inclusion.

Cultural Management

The Degree Programme in
Cultural Management offers courses
in English in the field of arts and
cultural administration, marketing,
communication and Finnish language,
media and culture.


23.02.2015 - 02.06.2015, Helsinki, Finland

The main focuses of the course will be on methods for empowerment and the topics of social inclusion and early intervention.



Humak ger ut ett antal artiklar från Preventiimis tidigare publikationer. Preventiimi är kunskapscentrum för rusmedelsförebyggande inom ungdomssektorn i Finland. Interaktion, delaktighet samt de anställdas kompetens och etiska hållning är alla saker som lyfts fram i artiklarna.


What is crucial in substance abuse prevention work with young people in Finland? Humak has published a selection of articles published throughout Preventiimi’s history.


Humak lecturer and a group of youth work students visited South Korea on an intergovernmental exchange program. Laura Korkeakoski, one of the four students in the group wrote the report below.


A group of 7 students and 2 professors from Minnesota University came to Finland to learn more about our youth work and policies. Summer academy program consisted of study visits to various youth organizations, youth centers and camp sites mainly in Helsinki but also in Tallinn.

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