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Arkistoitu opetusohjelma 2012–2013
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KASMULTI4 Optional course: Learning and Living in a Diverse Society: Opportunities and ChallengesSeminar 5 ECTS
Period I Period II Period II Period IV
Language of instruction
Type or level of studies
Advanced studies
Course unit descriptions in the curriculum
Kasvatustieteiden tutkinto-ohjelma
School of Education

General description

Optional course, max 16 students.

Content: The course focuses on increasing self-awareness related to worldviews and beliefs about diversity issues. The course covers different diversity issues derived from theories, researches, and everyday life experiences. There will be a learning environment that is conducive for students to express their informed opinions on the different topics that will be discussed. 

Learning outcomes:
On successful completion of the course, students will be able to:

- recognize differences and identify the value of diversity
- develop multicultural sensitivity
- gain and develop skills in recognizing diverse viewpoints and worldviews
- analyze different skills  to live and work in a diverse society

Modes of Study: This course is designed as a seminar and it involves discussion, oral presentation and some lecturing.  

Enrolment for University Studies

Enrolment in NettiOpsu for the course not later than on Sunday 27.1.2013.

Enrolment time has expired


Abebaw Adamu, Teacher responsible


12-Feb-2013 – 9-Apr-2013
Seminar 20 hours
Tue 12-Feb-2013 at 12-15, Virta 243
Tue 19-Feb-2013 at 12-15, Virta 352
Tue 26-Feb-2013 at 12-15, Virta 365
Tue 12-Mar-2013 at 12-15, Virta 512
Tue 19-Mar-2013 at 12-15, Virta 256
Tue 26-Mar-2013 at 12-15, Virta 512
Tue 9-Apr-2013 at 12-15, Virta 512


Numeric 1-5.

Study materials

Study materials/literature: Selected articles on diversity-related issues. Articles will be given to the students in the beginning of the course.