15.01.2018

Multicultural Study Programme in Education

Multicultural Study Programme in Education (25 ECTS credits) is open to degree and exchange students of the Faculty of Education, University of Jyväskylä.

Multicultural Study Programme in Education

The study programme is open to degree and exchange students of the Faculty of Education, University of Jyväskylä. Please notice that only degree students can complete the entire minor study programme, visiting students can choose individual courses.


Responsible unit: Faculty of Education, University of Jyväskylä

Dean of Faculty, Anna-Maija Poikkeus

Head of Academic Affairs, Riitta Kesonen

Please contact Elisa for further information.


Extent: 25 ECTS

Target group: Degree students and exchange students of the Faculty of Education

Content: The study programme consists of three modules.  The modules comprise intermediate level courses related to education, internationality and multiculturalism.

Aims: To improve students’ theoretical, practical, and communicational knowledge and understanding of international and multicultural environments.  To develop students’ competencies in order to enable them to pursue new employment opportunities available.

Outcomes: Upon completion of the study programme the students will be able to
- view multiculturalism from various, identifiable perspectives
- perceive, identify and understand dynamics and forces in multicultural and 
international settings
- construct their own theory in analyzing international and multicultural
environments

Application procedure:
Degree students at the Faculty of Education: None. For further instructions, please contact Elisa Heimovaara elisa.heimovaara (at) jyu.fi or Riitta Kesonen riitta.kesonen (at) jyu.fi

Exchange students: Please contact Elisa Heimovaara elisa.heimovaara (at) jyu.fi if you are not certain whether you are allowed to participate or not. 

 

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