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KASA3 History of Education - book exam or essay (spring term) 5 ECTS
Implementation is also a part of open university teaching
Period I Period II Period III Period IV
Language of instruction
Type or level of studies
Intermediate studies
Course unit descriptions in the curriculum
Degree Programme in Educational Studies
Faculty of Education

Learning outcomes

The student will
* know central transformation periods of(Finnish) education and schooling in their political and economic context
* understand cultural differences in development of education and schooling
* develop historical historical thinking and understanding


Antti Saari, Teacher
Jenni Pätäri, Teacher


Independent work 135 hours


Numeric 1-5.

Study materials

Collection of articles and book chapters on history of education (will be informed soon)

Simola, H. 2015. The Finnish Education Mystery. Historical and sociological essays on schooling in Finland.

Further information

Alternative book exam/essay in English is available between 26.3.-26.5.2018. In order to get more information about these modes of study, please sign in to Moodle learning environment (key will be given later).

If you decide to take a book exam, please make a reservation for an electronic examination:


Examiner in book exams: Antti Saari