KASSA3 Education, Work and Culture 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
Degree Programme in Educational Studies
Faculty of Education

Learning outcomes

After the course the student will
- understand anthropological, cultural and ethical underpinnings of concepts such as work, occupation, industry and economy in relation to (different forms of) education
- be aware about the changing meanings of work and education in cultural evolution and in constitution of human-nonhuman relations
- be able to engage in cross-cultural discussion about the future of work and work-related education

General description

Optional course in Specialization in Adult and Vocational Education and in Multicultural Study Programme in Education.

Enrolment for University Studies

Enrolment time has expired


Annalisa Sannino, Teacher responsible


17-Jan-2019 – 21-Mar-2019
Independent work 84 hours + 31 hours Web-based
Seminar 20 hours
Thu 17-Jan-2019 at 10-12, Virta 243
Thu 24-Jan-2019 at 9-12, Virta 243
Thu 31-Jan-2019 at 10-12, Virta 243
Thu 7-Feb-2019 at 9-12, Virta 243
Thu 14-Feb-2019 at 10-12, Virta 243
Thu 7-Mar-2019 at 9-12, Virta 243
Thu 14-Mar-2019 at 10-12, Virta 243
Thu 21-Mar-2019 at 9-12, Virta 243


Numeric 1-5.

Evaluation criteria

Active participation in f-t-f sessions and in Moodle environment; Quality of argumentation; Quality of position paper

Study materials

Selection of literature will be provided during the course.

Material collected through case studies.