Welcome to use the Futures Consciousness Profile Test Tool

Please note: The test tool is currently in a testing phase as of June 2020. The testing phase will continue at least until the end of August 2020. During testing, new users are accepted and the core functionality is expected to work. However, during this time users should prepare that there may still be some glitches and defects that will be fixed during the testing.

If you want to use the Futures Consciousness test tool and get involved in testing, please contact us at fcprofile@utu.fi

The test tool is available for practitioners and researchers all over the world. Interested users need to register and be prepared to demonstrate their affiliation with a research/educational organization. Please be patient as due to our limited resources, approval of registration may take 1-7 days.

All users are charged a database management fee. The amount depends on the number of tests and the purpose the test is used for. We offer generous discounts to students and independent research projects. Contact us through the registration form and we will inform you about the fees. The funds from the management fees are used for the maintenance and further development of the database.
After registering as a user you will be able to access the following functions:

  • Create your own test groups so you can
    – Collect your own futures consciousness data from a group of respondents
    – Grant access to the test to your students or workshop participants and use the results for pedagogical purposes
  •  Configure additional questions to the survey to pursue your own research set-up
  • Calculate the average test results of your groups and compare with the average respondents in our database
  • Retrieve your data in .csv format ready to be analysed with third party software

It is advisable to use the test in the respondents’ native language. If you are interested in translating the test to a language not yet available, please contact us. Currently the test is available in the following languages:

  • English
  • French
  • Finnish