Professional Teacher Education

The department of professional teacher education offers an exchange programme in English during 2018-2019, see below. You can also study Finnish Survival Course! It may be also possible to pursue interdisciplinary project studies in Oamk LABs



Autumn 2018 or Spring 2019

You may pursue professional teacher education exchange studies by building your own personal study programme. You will become acquainted with Finnish education by acting as an assistant teacher at a school. You will have the opportunity to learn about pedagogical methods, student assessment, implementation of special education & support, the vocational training environment, etc.

In addition to the above, you can supplement skills with optional teacher studies, as listed below. The extent of the studies to be completed is typically between 5 to 20 ECTS cr. All courses listed below are instructed in English. The courses are available either in the autumn or spring term. N.B.! You can choose courses only from the professional teacher education course list due to timetabling constraints.

Autumn 23.08.2018 - 21.12.2018 (groupID: EXV18SVTE)
Spring 3.1.2019 - 31.5.2019 (groupID: EXV19KVTE)

Course code and description Name ECTS cr
1P00BT74 Competence-based Assessment and Gamified Guidance 3
1P00BT72 EduLAB Studies for Student Teachers 3
1P00BA72 Self Management and Occupational Well-Being 5
1P00BA77 Working in an International Environment 3
1P00BA73 Quality Assurance in Educational Institution 3
1P00BN04 How to Support the Young Student’s Development and Growth 3
1P00BA49 Video Pedagogy 3
1P00BA45 Student Assessment as Part of Educational Practices 3
1P00BT43 Positive Leadership 3
1P00BM85 The ABC's of Teaching in English 3
Y00022E Finnish Survival Course 3

In case of questions, feel free to contact the International Coordinators: Mr Esa Virkkula (for academic and professional matters) and  Mr Bastian Fähnrich (for administrative matters and application) Information for 2019-2020 will be published here in March 2019.