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KASMULTI4 Optional Course Theoretical Aspects of Multicultural Education 5 ECTS
Period I Period II Period III Period IV
Language of instruction
Type or level of studies
Intermediate studies
Course unit descriptions in the curriculum
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School of Education

Learning outcomes

The students will gain understanding about the mission & objectives of multicultural education and the theories concerning the same.

General description

Type or level of studies: Intermediate/Advanced studies

Content: The course focuses on multicultural education and its theoretical aspects. The students will study the nature and scope of multicultural education from its inception to the present examining emerging policies concerning it in ways that advance social, political, economic and educational equity through advocacy. While understanding the theoretical aspects, the students will critique the existing policies related to multicultural education from a comparative perspective.

Modes of Study: Lectures, small group presentations of selected material, and a learning diary (for students at intermediate level) or an essay (for students at advanced level).

Enrolment for University Studies

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Dr. Lakshman Wedikkarage, Teacher responsible


20-Sep-2016 – 25-Oct-2016
Seminar 20 hours
Tue 20-Sep-2016 - 25-Oct-2016 weekly at 9-12, LINNA building, Room K106
25-Oct-2016 at 13 –15 , Virta building Room 114


Numeric 1-5.

Study materials

Information on selected reading related to the topic will be provided in the beginning of the course.

Further information

Max. 20 students.

The course is available for students from EDU, other faculties, TTY and TAMK.