news 2.1.2020

Application period for International Professional Teacher Education: January 2-23 2020

At JAMK’s School of Professional Teacher Education adult students can learn about pedagogical approaches and methods to facilitate teaching and learning, as well as guidance skills that are invaluable in various working environments. The International Professional Teacher Education programme provides the pedagogical qualification for working as a professional teacher in Finland.

The Professional Teacher Education Programme is designed for adult professionals from various fields. As a rule, applicants must have a suitable higher-education degree and at least three years' work experience. Depending on the student’s background, the programme usually takes 1–2 years to complete.

In the internationally oriented, multicultural study group the language of the studies is English. Most of the students will complete the programme while working full time. In addition to face-to-face and hybrid sessions, the programme consists of individual and group-based e-learning tasks and practical training as a facilitator of learning.

Application for the Professional Teacher Education programme are submitted via the service. The next application period will begin on 2 January and close on 23 January 2020.

For additional information please contact:

Katariina Jouhiaho, Study Counsellor, +358 40 752 5358,
Henriikka Lahtinen, Student Affairs Coordinator, +358 40 7720 598