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A250541 Education, Advanced Studies (LO), 70-80 ECTS cr 
Code A250541  Validity 01.08.2010 -
Name Education, Advanced Studies (LO)  Abbreviation Education, Adva 
Scope70-80 ECTS cr   
TypeAdvanced Studies Discipline2505 Education 
TypeStudy module   
  Grading1 - 5, pass, fail 
Unit Faculty of Education 

ECTS Credits 

70 ECTS cr

Language of instruction 



4th and 5th years

Learning outcomes 

Advanced studies in education (70 credits) (Primary teacher education)

Upon completion of the advanced studies in education, the student knows how to evaluate critically the foundations of and approaches to educational research. S/he knows how to apply scientific data acquisition methods to the research of educational and teaching processes. S/he has a theoretically justified view of his/her expertise and a readiness to function as a teacher and in other expert positions in the field of education. 

408035SEducational Administration and Cooperation in School5 ECTS
408036SSchool in Society - Society in School5 ECTS
408037SMaster’s Level School Experience and Pedagogical Seminar15 ECTS
408038SThematic Practice5 ECTS
408043SMaster's Thesis30 ECTS
408044SThesis Seminar5 ECTS
408045SAbstract/ Maturity Test0 ECTS
 Optional course a OR b5 ECTS
413030Sa) Advanced Course in Quantitative Research 
413031Sb) Advanced Course in Qualitative Research 


Mode of delivery 

Face-to-face teaching

Learning activities and teaching methods 

Vary by course

Target group 

Primary teacher students

Prerequisites and co-requisites 

Basic and Intermediate Studies in Education

Recommended optional programme components 

The module includes the courses listed above.

Recommended or required reading 

To be agreed on for each course

Assessment methods and criteria 

Vary by course

Read more about assessment criteria at the University of Oulu webpage.


0 - 5

Person responsible 

Hanni Muukkonen

Working life cooperation 

Includes school work as well as other work placement.


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