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KASSO5 Research on Teaching and Learning 5 ECTS
Period I Period II Period III Period IV
Language of instruction
Type or level of studies
Advanced studies
Course unit descriptions in the curriculum
Degree Programme in Educational Studies
Faculty of Education

Learning outcomes

The student
- knows the main educational psychology theories relevant for teachers' and educators' work
- gets a deeper understanding about the most important conceptions and current research related to teaching and learning in Finland and internationally
- acquires skills in argumentation based on scientific theories of educational psychology


Eero Ropo, Teacher responsible
Päivi Kupila, Teacher responsible


Independent work 135 hours

Further information

KASSO5 course module can be made in August-September 2017 by participating the EARLI2017 conference as a student volunteer (see www.earli2017.org). Register as a volunteer at https://www.lyyti.in/earli2017assistants

You are required to write and submit a thematic report (3-5 pages) of the most interesting studies presented as papers, posters or keynote speeches during the conference. Choose a title, summarize shortly the studies with references and discuss particularly the practical implications of the studies in developing teaching and learning in schools, other institutions, or outside.