EDUO105 Vocational Education and Training (JAMK) (1 cr)

Study level:
Other studies
Grading scale:
Pass - fail
Responsible organisation:
Faculty of Education and Psychology
Curriculum periods:
2017-2018, 2018-2019, 2019-2020



- Upper secondary VET education as a system: general upper secondary training, dual qualifications, initial and further vocational education and training and apprenticeship training
- Profound work orientation and collaboration with workplaces and competence based approach/ learning outcomes
- Qualifications and competences of the teachers and other supporting staff, teacher education for VET teachers, SEN teachers and study counselors and training of workplace instructors
- Vocational pedagogy: recognition of competences and prior learning, personalized study paths, learning and assessment of vocational knowledge and skills

Completion methods

Individual studying and/or peer and group work.

Learning outcomes

After this course
- you are familiar with the Finnish upper secondary education and training system and various pathways for the learners
- you are familiar with the principles and foundations related to vocational education and training in practice
- you understand the responsibilities and roles of diverse stakeholders in learning process
- you understand the characteristics and nature of the vocational pedagogy

Study materials

Instructive videos, online articles, web-site and learning material.

Completion methods

Method 1

Select all marked parts
Parts of the completion methods
Unpublished assessment item