Learn how Educational Support and Guidance Services  are organised in Finland

Do you want to learn what kind of educational support and guidance services we offer in different education levels in Finland? You are warmly welcome to join our MOOC.

During this MOOC (1 ECTS) you will concentrate on educational support and guidance services in Finland. You will also learn how special teacher education and guidance and counselling education is organized in Finland.

In the Finnish schools, educational support, guidance and counselling are a significant part of a pupil's support system. After this course you will be able to describe the nature of support, guidance and counselling in Finnish education from different perspectives – also from the angle of special education. 

The course is open to anyone interested in support and guidance services. No prior studies required!

  • Study credits: 1 ECTS
  • EQF level: 6
  • Study fee: € 15

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

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Learn how Educational Support and Guidance Services  are organised in Finland

How you will benefit from this MOOC

  • You become acquainted with the nature of support, guidance and counselling services in Finland.
  • You will be also familiar with the special education, inclusive education and guidance practices in Finland. 
  •  You will be able to reflect and compare the Finnish support system to the services of other educational systems and countries.
Educational support and guidance services in Finland

Introduction to EDUO103