Class Teacher Education Craft Studies and Craft Teacher Education Home Economics and Home Economics Teacher Education Kindergarten Teacher and Early Childhood Education Special Education Subject Teacher Education Contact Information

Department of Teacher Education
PO Box 9 (Siltavuorenpenger 5)
FI-00014 University of Helsinki

Home Economics and Home Economics teacher education,
Craft Science and Textiles teacher education

PO Box 8 (Siltavuorenpenger 10)
FI-00014 University of Helsinki

Special education
PO Box 9 (Siltavuorenpenger 3 A)
FI-00014 University of Helsinki

Centre for Educational Assessment
PO Box 9 (Siltavuorenpenger 3 A)
FI-00014 University of Helsinki

tel. +358 294 1911 (switchboard)
fax +358 2941 29611

Special education

Studies in the Programme

Special education as a major subject
At the department, it is possible to complete a Bachelor of Arts (Education) degree (180 ECTS) and a Master of Arts (Education) degree (120 ECTS) with a major in special education. The Master of Arts (Education) degree is also a qualification for scientific postgraduate studies in special education.

Non-degree special education teacher studies
The extent of the studies is 60 ECTS. The studies have been planned so that it is possible to complete them in one academic year. The competences are determined on the basis of the student’s first degree and other teacher competence.
 
Degree structure:

Degree requirements:
More detailed degree requirements for the education details can be found at WebOodi section Course catalogues.