The programme tackles global and current issues of primary and science education, constituting the core of the Finnish expertise recognized worldwide. It provides academic tools to develop student's theoretical and empirical understanding of primary education and children's development. In the course of their studies, students will become familiar with how to apply their knowledge and skills to observation, monitoring and pedagogical evaluation of children's development, learning processes and learning environments.
Career or after graduation opportunities
Graduates of the programme have found employment in the following areas: planning, innovation and administration, teaching, training, consulting or education, marketing and trade, communications and media, research and development, management, customer service, office work, artistic, legal or ecclesiastical work in public, private and third sectors.