A Masters degree gives you the opportunity to either further your understanding of a particular question or take off in a completely different way using skills you have gained from your previous undergraduate degree.
A program of study in teacher education can prepare potential K-12 educators in core curriculum areas such as math, science, English or history, but can also instruct in classroom management. For secondary teaching instruction, an interest in teaching a specific subject may be the focus of the program.
The formal higher education system of Finland is the 7-3-2-2 pattern. The university takes two years in vocational or technical education and finally two-year pre-tertiary education. Finland also has several public as well as private universities that have enabled accessibility of higher education to students.
Top Master Programs in Teacher Education in Finland 2018/2019
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Apply between 4 December 2018 and 23 January 2019Degree: Master of Arts (Education) Duration: 2 years Extent: 120 ECTS Start date: August 2018 Tuition fee for non-EU/EEA students: 10 000 €/year
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The program is designed for qualified teachers with a Bachelor’s degree in one of the various fields of education. It aims at integrating the most essential research in curriculum studies, educational psychology, inclusive education, and pedagogical leadership to provide tools for the development of school education. The instructional focus of the program is on school community efficacy and on enhancing students’ abilities to develop a modern theoretical approach to their teaching and for student learning. The studies aim at educating teachers who are able to think analytically and critically, solve problems, and work as teacher-researchers. The program leans on implementing international, up-to-date research in education and related fields. It is intended to benefit teachers from primary to higher education levels.... [-]