Childhood in a Nordic Perspective
Short-term programme of Childhood in a Nordic Perspective, 20 ECTSHumanities, social sciences, communication and arts Teacher's training
|Institution||University College UCC|
|Campus||Social Education Greater Copenhagen|
DescriptionWhat is childhood from a Nordic perspective? Learn about experiential learning in Denmark and Norway. Discover how children learn through activities that integrate play, movement, nature and outdoor education and practise organising didactic courses and activities for children. The course includes field work and visits to the Norwegian landscape, which is viewed as a place for play and experiential learning.
The course is organised in collaboration with Oslo and Akershus University College of Applied Sciences. The course will run from mid-August to mid-December. The basic course is 20 ECTS, with an optional add-on of 10 ECTS.
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Career opportunitiesThe course gives you experience and competency in learning through working with play, movement, nature and outdoor education and in organising didactic courses and activities for children as a part of your education.
About the DegreeThis is an exchange programme aimed at UCC’s strategic partners. Hence we encourage you to contact the International Coordinator at your home institution to learn whether your institution has such an arrangement with UCC.
AdmissionStudents must have completed 2 years at BA level before entering the course. The course is in English at BA level - documentation may be required verifying that your proficiency in English match this level.
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To find out whether the level of your foreign certificate or diploma satisfies the general entry requirements, you should contact University College UCC directly.
Apply directly at University College Copenhagen with all relevant documentation.
A list of the most commonly recognised exams and diplomas can be found at the Danish Agency for Higher Education.
TuitionStudents within an exchange programme are not required to pay tuition. When applying for a course, please check whether your university has a bilateral agreement with UCC. In order to receive an official referral to study at UCC, please contact the International Office at your university. UCC is an Erasmus Charter institution.
Without an exchange programme there is a tuition fee of approx.:
30 ECTS: 3450 Euro
20 ECTS: 2300 Euro
(2015 price level)
For Further InformationSee the Ministry of Higher Education and Science for more information from the Danish Agency for Higher Education.
You will find information about the Danish assessment of foreign qualifications in Guide to diploma recognition.
For information about the Danish educational system in general, see The Danish Higher Education System.