Dowling M. (2010). Young children's personal, socilat & emotional development. Sage.
Elena Bodrova (2008) Make believe play versus academic skills: a Vygotskian approach to today’s dilemma of early childhood education, European Early Childhood Education. Research Journal, 16:3, 357-369.
Hakkarainen, P., Bredikyte. M. & al. Narrative environments for play and learning (NEPL)" guidelines for kindergarten and school teachers working with 3-8 years-old-children. 2017.
English additional material will be announced before study unit begins.
The tuition is in Finnish and in English, interactive lectures, small group activities, study visit, reading for the exam
exam 70%, assignment 30%.
Evaluation is based on the study units objectives and contents. Active participation is required 50% minimum.
Tuition in Finnish
22.09.2020 - 31.12.2020
02.07.2019 - 31.07.2019
0 - 25
School of Wellbeing
Saila Nevanen, Satu Hakanen
The schedule of Metropolia Open University of Applied Sciences:
Required attendance marked on schedule (*).
If you cannot access these, please contact either firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com
From the point of view of progress in studies, it is desirable to participate in other lectures marked in the schedule, too.
22.09.2020 12.45 - 16.00 MPB6023 Orientation lecture *
02.10.2020 08.30 - 11.45 MPA4009 Lecture
08.10.2020 12.45 - 16.00 MPD1002 Lecture
21.10.2020 12.45 - 16.00 MPA6009 Lecture
22.10.2020 12.45 - 16.00 MPA4009 Lecture *
04.11.2020 12.45 - 16.00 MPA5015 ja MPA6012 Presentation of the assignment (obligatory) *
09.11.2020 12.45 - 16.00 MPB1005 Exam *
The tuition is both in English and in Finnish.
The lecture is mainly in Finnish, but the materials are in both languages. Students can use the language of their choice in discussions, assignments and exams.
You need to book time for the assignment as well. Some of lectures may include independent work. This is informed in orientation lecture.
- In case student has a decision on special support arrangements affecting the course student needs to contact the teacher in charge right after enrollment period.
Social Services (in English), Social Services
Exam 09.11.2020 12.45 - 16.00 MPB1005
Re-exams informed later
5x 27h = 135 h