KASA9 Cultural Diversity in Education and at Work - (autumn) 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

After completing the course the student is aware of the challenges and opportunities brought by increasing cultural diversity in education and at work, knows different theoretical perspectives concerning multicultural and intercultural education as well as culturally diverse work environments,can compare different theoretical approaches and apply theoretical knowledge in practice.

General description

Content: During the course, the foundations, aims, and key concepts of multicultural and intercultural education will be explored. In addition, studies concerning multicultural study and work environments will be presented, discussed, and compared.

Enrolment for University Studies

Enrolment time has expired


Katja Keisala, Teacher


12-Sep-2018 – 31-Oct-2018
Lectures 20 hours
Wed 12-Sep-2018 at 12-14, Virta 113
Wed 19-Sep-2018 at 12-15, Linna K107
Wed 26-Sep-2018 at 12-15, Linna K109
Wed 3-Oct-2018 at 12-15, Virta 112
Wed 10-Oct-2018 at 12-15, Linna K109
Wed 24-Oct-2018 at 12-15, Linna K109
Wed 31-Oct-2018 at 12-15, Virta 112
Independent work 115 hours


Numeric 1-5.

Study materials

Course material: will be provided by the teacher during the course through Moodle (electronic learning environment)

Further information

Max. 20 students, 5 places will be reserved for the open university students.