General information Instruction Examinations Courses

COURSES AVAILABLE IN ENGLISH FOR EXCHANGE STUDENTS, 2019-2020

The Faculty of Education can only enroll students registered to the Faculty of Education and courses are not available for students from other faculties at the University of Oulu. You can find the course description as well as the registration by clicking the course name. The Faculty of Education reserves the right to changes.

 

Individual course codes include information on the level of course.
xxxxxP, xxxxxY = basic, introductory level courses
xxxxxA = for 2-3 year students, Bachelor level courses
xxxxxS = for 4-5 year students, Master level courses

(Please note that some course that end in A or P are counted as Master’s level as a part of the MA programs. These courses are listed as a part of the Master’s level courses below)

 

AUTUMN TERM 2019

Language and Communication Studies
405520Y ICONS and Professional English, 10 ECTS
900017Y Survival Finnish, 2 ECTS

 

Basic Studies in Education
407517P Education as a Science, 5 ECTS
407518P Human Development and Learning, 5 ECTS

 

Intermediate Studies in Education

407534A Nordic education, 5 ECTS 

407535A Curriculum, Planning and Evaluation, 5 ECTS
407040A Basic Course in Quantitative Research, 5 ECTS
407041A Basic Course in Qualitative Research, 5 ECTS
402134A Diversity in Education, 5 ECTS
40570P Practice, 3 ECTS

N.B.! Primary or pre-school/kindergarten. Generally only for students whose university requires a practice while abroad. Each practice is tailored around the student's schedule and includes 55-60 hours of observation-based practice at the school and written work. The availability will be checked at the start of each semester and please contact the International Coordinator of the Faculty of Education more information.

 

Multidisciplinary Studies in the Subjects and Cross-Curricular Themes Taught in Basic
Education

406053A Environmental Studies I: Living Environment, 5 ECTS

406045A-02 Basics of Art Teaching 2, 3 ECTS
406021A Drama Education, 2 ECTS
406046A Physical Education, 1 ECTS (planned, confirmation in May 2019)

Also possibilities for arts, crafts and PE for 1-2 cr. Note that the subjects are extremely limited due to space restrictions but you can inquire from Faculty exchange coordinator

 

Master's level courses

418023P Foundations of Learning, 5 ECTS

418024P Self-regulated learning, 5 ECTS
418025P Learning Environments and Technologies, 5 ECTS

413312S Collaborative Learning, 5 ECTS

408512S Perspectives on Globalisation, 5 ECTS

408513S Ethics and Education 5 ECTS

408516S Educational policy, planning and leadership, 5 ECTS

407519A Education and Change, 5 ECTS
407532A Economics of Education 5 ECTS

407540P Language, Education, Society, 5 ECTS

408525S Global Education and Development, 5 ECTS
Note! It is possible to participate in a MA thesis group for credits as well (contact the coordinator for more info!)


Optional studies

407069A Volunteer fieldwork with asylum seekers, 2-5 ECTS

 

SPRING TERM 2020

Language and Communication Studies
900017Y Survival Finnish, 2 ECTS

 

Basic Studies in Education
407520P Educational Philosophy and Ethics, 5 ECTS
407521P Society, Education and Culture, 5 ECTS

407519P Teaching and Educational Interaction, 5 ECTS

 

Intermediate Studies in Education

407536A Inclusive & Special Needs education and Early Childhood education, 5 ECTS

407537A Second Language Learning and Teaching, 5 ECTS
407507P Practice, 3 ECTS

N.B.! Primary school level. Generally only for students whose university requires a practice while abroad. Each practice is tailored around the student's schedule and includes 55-60 hours of observation-based practice at the school and written work. The availability will be checked at the start of each semester and please contact the International Coordinator of the Faculty of Education more information.

 

Early Learning and Education in Multicultural contexts, 442184A, 5-11 ECTS
442184A-01 Early Childhood Education and Care in Finland and Other Countries, 5 ECTS
442184A-04 Project work, 3 ECTS (N.B.! only for students taking the course 442184A-01)
442184A-05 Internship in a Pre-School/kindergarten, 3 ECTS
N.B.! Limited availability for internships, please contact the International Coordinator of the Faculty for more information.

 

Multidisciplinary Studies in the Subjects and Cross-Curricular Themes Taught in Basic Education

406060A An Integrative Project: Multiliteracy in Phenomena, 5 ECTS

406051A History, Social Studies and Religion/Ethics, 5 ECTS

406045A-01 Basics of Art Teaching 1, 3 ECTS cr 

Also possibilities for arts, crafts and PE for 1-2 cr. Note that the subjects are extremely limited due to space restrictions but you can inquire from Faculty exchange coordinator

Master's level courses

413322S Entrepreneurship in education, 5 ECTS
408514S Nordic education in the European and global context, 5 ECTS

408527S Comparative Education, 5 ECTS

408502S Development and Education, 5 ECTS

 

Note! Also possibilities for courses in qualitative and quantitative research as well as participation in MA thesis group for credits (contact the coordinator for more info!)

 

Optional studies

407069A Volunteer fieldwork with asylum seekers, 2-5 ECTS



Courses included in the catalogue

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