HUMAK University of Applied Sciences
|Type||University of applied sciences (polytechnic)|
|Location||Helsinki, Joensuu, Jyväskylä, Kauniainen, Kuopio, Nurmijärvi, Tornio, Turku and Äänekoski, Finland|
Humak University of Applied Sciences (Finnish: Humanistinen ammattikorkeakoulu, i.e. "Humanist"; HUMAK) is a university of applied sciences (a polytechnic) in Finland. Humak is leading educator in the humanities and pedagogy as well as cultural management in Finland.
Humak operates nationally and its regional units are located in the Metropolitan Helsinki (Helsinki, Kauniainen and Nurmijärvi), Jyväskylä, Kuopio and Turku. In addition Humak has campuses in Tornio and Joensuu. Along with DIAK Humak is the only Polytechnic in Finland having a national network of education and RDI-institutes.
Humak has research, development and innovation activity in the fields of youth work, civic activity, participation, preventive work, youth organization work, cultural management and sign language and interpretation.
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