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KASP1-5 Basic Studies in Education -courses, introductory meeting and book exams 0–25 ECTS
Period I Period II Period III Period IV
Language of instruction
Type or level of studies
Basic studies
Course unit descriptions in the curriculum
Kasvatustieteiden tutkinto-ohjelma
School of Education

Learning outcomes

A student
-understands that the prevailing educational thinking and the current conceptions of education are related to the philosophical traditions
-understands that the prevailing conceptions of education, educational practices and educational institutions have their roots in history
-knows the main traditions and their philosophical and historical foundations in the Western educational thinking

General description

Five courses in basic studies in education can be taken as book exams. In the beginning of autumn period and spring period the School of Education is organizing preparation groups for international students. As a teacher in these groups will be our university teacher Pauliina Alenius. In these groups students can get support and instructions for reading the material.

The book exams are organized as electronic exams. Read more about the electronic exam system at http://www.uta.fi/studies/webtools/electronic_exam/index.html

Enrolment for University Studies

Enrolment for these modules is not required. Please reserve the time for the exam at Electronic Exam Service.

Accomplishment of Basics Studies 1-5 will be explained in detail in the introductory meeting 19-Sep-2016 (participation without enrollment).


Pauliina Alenius, Teacher responsible


19-Sep-2016 – 31-Dec-2016
Independent work 130 hours
Tutorials 2 hours
Mon 19-Sep-2016 at 14.00-16.00, Virta 255



Study materials

Information about books in each course in basic studies

Further information

Electronic exam:

3 October 2016- 28 April 2017

Please sign in the Electronic Exam Service https://tenttis.uta.fi/: