Work Placement; Electrical and Automation Engineering - Häme University of applied sciences
Work Placement; Electrical and Automation Engineering

Work Placement in Electrical and Automation Engineering

13.11.2018 14:36

Please read the Work Placement guidelines on previous page carefully.

If the work placement agreement and plan have not been completed or in order to apply credits for already completed work, the student must fill in the Skills Demonstration Application and Decision -form. The form should be submitted with a work certificate and the work placement report to the work placement coordinator.

The Social Insurance Institution of Finland (KELA) observes your studies and does not take credits gained from the work done before the studies into consideration.

After work placement

Make sure that all required documents are delivered to teacher tutor:

  • Work placement agreement
  • Work placement report
  • Copy of work placement certificate


Work placement report


The report should give the reader information about the knowledge and experience you have gathered during your work placement period as well as your own opinions about the following things (minimum):

The employer
– location
– field, products, etc.
– number of staff, turnover
– the year of establishment
– organisation
– customers

Your own job
– work placement period
– position in the organisation
– orientation to the work and the company to the trainee
– tasks and working methods (independent / team work)
– used equipment, machines, software etc.

Other things at the company
– safety at work
– trade unions
– leisure activities
– training

Experiences of work placement period
– did you enjoy it?
– was the job suitable for work placement?
– how diversified was your job?
– did the work placement influence your opinions about your field?

Make notes already during the work placement period. It makes the writing of the report easier.

Write your report as a normal document with a word processing program. The first page is the cover page, the second page is the table of context, then the following pages are the report itself.

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