Develop and maintain your ICT skills for Career Guidance and Study Counselling services

The open university course “Information and Communication Technology in Guidance and Counselling” helps you to enhance your knowledge and skills in how to use ICT in the career service.

Do you work or want to work in the field of career guidance and study counselling? Enhance your digital skills to provide a flexible, modern services in your work.

Through ICT in Guidance and Counselling course (5 ECTS) you will become aware of the variation in ways technology plays in career service field.

You will be exposed to learning situations where you can perceive and reflect on the potential of technology in the context of career guidance and counselling. 

  • Next course: 4.10.–28.11.2021 
  • Study credits: 5 ECTS
  • EQF level: 7
  • Study fee: € 75

The course is organized by the Open University of University of Jyväskylä, Finland. For further information, please contact our study services at HelpJYU online customer service.

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Next course will start in October 2021.

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How you will benefit from this course

  • You will enhance your competence in information and communication technology in the use of guidance and counselling services.
  • You will be able to apply ICT in the guidance process and also to evaluate opportunities and challenges of existing and emerging technologies in relation to guidance and counselling.
  • You will know how to maintain your ICT literacy and technological skills and how to apply a theoretical framework when using ICT in guidance and counselling.