news 3.1.2023

Teacher Education for the Digital Era – Apply 3 - 19 January 2023

The International Professional Teacher Education Programme in Jamk University of Applied Sciences provides the pedagogical qualification for working as a professional teacher in Finland.

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At Jamk’s School of Professional Teacher Education students are equipped with theoretical and practical knowledge to form a solid pedagogical foundation to become a competent digital educator. This includes, for example, implementation of different digital technologies and methods, such as hybrid-learning. The programme is designed for adult students, who learn about pedagogical approaches and methods, as well as guidance skills that are invaluable in various working environments.

Applicants must have a suitable higher-education degree and at least three years' work experience corresponding to the content of their degree. The programme usually takes about 1,5 years to complete, most of the students will complete the programme while working full time.

In the internationally oriented, multicultural study group the language of the studies is English. The group is primarily recommended for those whose mother tongue is not Finnish but is open to anyone who wants to increase their international skills. The programme consists of working in peer learning groups, hybrid learning sessions, self-directed learning, and practical training.

Application period is 3 - 19 January 2023. Find out more on our website

For additional information, please contact:

Katariina Jouhiaho, Study Counsellor, +358 40 752 5358, 

Henriikka Lahtinen, Student Affairs Coordinator, +358 40 7720 598