Kursnamn Participatory pedagogy
Kursdatum 06.03.2023 - 29.05.2023
Yrkeshögskolan Humanistinen ammattikorkeakoulu
Kursens språk Engelska
Studiepoäng 5 SP

Bransch HUBBEN för alla, Humanistisk och pedagogisk HUB
Lärare Sini Lahti
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Anmälningstid 21.11.2022 - 15.02.2023
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Participatory pedagogy

06.03.2023 - 29.05.2023


Pedagogical and socio-pedagogical competences are looked at and studied as the focal competences of community and adventure educators. Students gain experience in applying participatory and activity-based methods in the environment of their choice.

Topics covered:

  • learning theories
  • participatory pedagogy
  • social pedagogy
  • youth participation and youth work
  • appreciative interaction
  • participatory and activity-based methods
  • mind-set, will, motivation and feelings in learning


  • Active participation in lectures
  • Independent on-line studying and assignments
  • Group and individual tasks during the lectures
  • Group assignments
  • Final assignment

After completion of the course the participants:

  • are familiar with different learning theories and their meaning for pedagogical choices
  • learn to apply different pedagogical methods in a target group and goal-oriented manner
  • acknowledge the meaning of appreciative interaction as part of their pedagogical actions
  • know the basic principles of social pedagogy and socio-cultural inspiring as well as applications of these principles
  • are able to use the socio-dynamic approach as part of their pedagogical actions
  • have an understanding of the meaning of mind-set, will, motivation and feelings in learning and in change


1-5 Finnish grading scale.

Arbetsformer och schemaläggning

This is an online course, which includes independent studying, individual and group assignments, as well as two webinars. A recording of the webinar will be available for viewing after the webinar day.

Webinar schedule:

  • 14.3.2023 at 9-11
  • 5.5.2023 at 9-11.30


See instructions for CampusOnline students in Humak’s Student’s Guide.