Estonian Regional Studies
Course code
old course code
Course title in Estonian
Eesti maatundmine
Course title in English
Estonian Regional Studies
ECTS credits
approximate amount of contact lessons
Teaching semester
Assessment form
lecturer of 2019/2020  Autumn semester
Tiina Rüütmaa (inglise keel) tavaline kursus
lecturer of 2019/2020  Spring semester
lecturer not assigned
Course aims
Support students in achieving the basic knowledge of Estonian history, nature, landscapes and geography and society.
Brief description of the course
The most important problems of Estonian history, nature, geography, society and state are analyzed during the course.
Independent work
The independent assignments are introduced by the instructor in the beginning of the class and may include visiting museums and field trips and writing essays on the subjects.
Learning outcomes in the course
The student has acquired the basic knowledge of Estonia and Estonian history, nature and society.
Assessment methods
Vastutavad õppejõud: prof. Piret Viires, lekt. Tiina Rüütmaa, PhD;
Study literature
Tiiu-Mai Loko. Let me tell you about Estonia. Tallinn 2005
Eesti Instituudi materjalid