Optional studies in the Faculty of Educational Sciences
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Studies in the teaching subject are part of the studies that provide students with the qualification of a subject teacher. A list of studies in teaching subjects offered by the degree programmes of the University of Helsinki is available at Studies in the teaching subject for subject teachers.
Further information about subject teacher qualifications is available in the Planning to become a subject teacher? guide.
Optional courses to be held in the academic year 2021-2022
In these courses, priority is given to students of the Masters`programme in Changing education, but students from other programmes are also welcome, if there are places left.
You have to register to optional courses in Sisu. Please Note! Registration is possible in Sisu after 18 August 2021.
|Study unit Code||Study unit name||Scope||Method of completion||Langue of instruction||Teaching period||
Course open for exchange students/
|EDUMCE22||Craft, Design, and Technology Education||5 cr||Lectures, small group work, demonstrations||English||3-4||Yes/EQF7|
|EDUMCE24||Education for Democratic Intercultural Citizenship (EDIC+): Teachers' Moral Competence in Pedagogical Encounters||5 cr||Pre-task, group work, project work, a course diary, course literature||English||3-4||Yes/ EQF7|
|EDUMCE25||Educational leadership||5 cr||Lectures, essay, course literature, independent work||English||3||Yes/ EQF7|
|EDUMCE32||Neuroscientific approach to artistic and practical subjects||5cr||Group work, lectures, course literature, independent work||English||2||Yes/ EQF7|
|EDUMCE23||Critical Questions in Urban Education||5 cr||Lectures, independent work, written assignments, literature||English||2||Yes/ EQF7|
|EDUMCE33||Traineeship||10 cr||Independent work||
|1-4 (after first study year)||
Only for students of Changing Education programme /
Not for exchange students
|EDUM034||Orientation to working life||5 cr||Independent work, writing, student participates in the activities of chosen organization for 15-20 working days.||English||1-4||
Not for exchange students/ EQF7
(Only for students of the Changing Education programme)