Avoin yo, Upper Secondary Education, lv. 2020 - 2021

Extent of the study programme
1 ECTS credits
Completion mode
Study fee
15 Euros

Study objectives

After this course

  • you are familiar with the Finnish upper secondary education system
  • you understand the characteristics and nature of upper secondary education

Study contents

  • Upper secondary education as a system: general upper secondary education, dual qualifications, vocational education and training, and apprenticeship training
  • Acquisition of employability skills
  • Individual learning and competence development plans
  • Support services in secondary education
  • Curricula, pedagogical practices, everyday life at schools
  • Ongoing reforms

Tuition fees


See more information about the study programme/course on www.avoin.jyu.fi/en


  • mooc
  • finnish education system

Admissions services

University of Jyväskylä Open University / Student Services

Visiting address:
Alvar Aallon katu 9 (Ruusupuisto), 4. krs, ovi B4

Postal address:
PL 35

E-mail: openuniversity@jyu.fi
Telephone: +358 40 576 7760