Study guide's FEdu - Courses in English for exchange students, 2020-21 information (E)



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COURSES AVAILABLE IN ENGLISH FOR EXCHANGE STUDENTS, 2020-2021

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)

 

NOTE! The hyperlinks below should take you the description/registration of the course. If no hyperlink exists, it means that the description is being updated at the time of “publishing” this catalogue.

 

AUTUMN TERM 2020

Language and Communication Studies
405522Y Intercultural education, social justice and sustainability, 5 ECTS
900017Y Survival Finnish, 2 ECTS

405523Y Professional English and academic skills, 3 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
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.

 

School subjects

406062A Language and literacy, 5 ECTS

406045A-02 Basics of Art Teaching 2, 3 ECTS

406051A History, Social Studies and Religion/Ethics, 5 ECTS
We also have courses in arts, crafts, physical education and environmental sciences (typically 5 ECTS each). As the available places in the courses are extremely limited (2-3 students per class) you need to inquire with Faculty exchange coordinator if you are interested in participating.

Master's level courses

Learning, Education and Technology MA program (LET):
405519Y LET Scientific Grounding, 5 ECTS
418027P Self-Regulation and Collaborative Learning, 5 ECTS
418028P Technology Enhanced Learning and Digital Fabrication, 10 ECTS 
413323S Computer Supported Collaborative Learning, 5 ECTS
413330S Entrepreneurial Mindset in Education, 5 ECTS

Education and Globalisation MA program (EDGLO):
408512S Perspectives on Globalisation, 5 ECTS
408513S Ethics and Education 5 ECTS

408516S Educational policy, planning and leadership, 5 ECTS
407532A Economics of Education 5 ECTS
407540P Language, Education, Society, 5 ECTS

408536S Intercultural education, social justice and sustainability, 5 ECTS
408535S  Global Education Development, 5 ECTS (Online course)


It is possible to participate in a MA thesis group for credits as well (contact the coordinator for more info!)
Note that choosing courses from both LET and EDGLO can cause major overlaps and might not be feasible!

Other studies

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

Global contexts of violence – Gender-related violence in the landscape of global vulnerabilities, 5 ECTS (Online course)

Introduction to Gender Studies, 5 ECTS (Online course)

413060S Edusemiotics, 5 ECTS cr 

 

 

SPRING TERM 2021

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

402110P Special Education and the Course of Life, 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. 

School subjects

406060A Phenomena, language awareness and problem solving, 5 ECTS

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

We also have courses in arts, crafts, physical education, maths and environmental sciences (typically 5 ECTS each). As the available places in the courses are extremely limited (2-3 students per class) you need to inquire with Faculty exchange coordinator if you are interested in participating.

 

Master's level courses

 

Learning, Education and Technology MA program (LET)

413322S Entrepreneurship in education, 5 ECTS
418029P Educational Technology Project, 10 ECTS Credits (Prerequisites 418027P Self-Regulation and Collaborative Learning and 418028P Technology Enhanced Learning and Digital Fabrication taught during the Fall semester)

 

Education and Globalisation MA program (EDGLO):

408514S Nordic education, 5 ECTS

408527S Comparative Education, 5 ECTS

408535S Global Education Development, 5 ECTS (Online course)

408534S Research Methodology, 10 ECTS

It is possible to participate in a MA thesis group for credits as well (contact the coordinator for more info!)

 

Note that choosing courses from both LET and EDGLO can cause major overlaps and might not be feasible!

 

Other studies

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

402756P Culture and education, 5 ECTS cr  (Early Childhood Education)

402757P Cultural pedagogy project, 5 ECTS cr (Early Childhood Education) (this course can only be taken if you also choose the 402756P)

413060S Edusemiotics, 5 ECTS cr 



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