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Bachelor’s Degree Programme in Social Services, full-time studies, Early Childhood Education


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Common Core Competence
Developing Professional Competence 1 1
Developing professional competence 2 1  
Developing Professional Competence 3 1    
Orientation to Sustainability Thinking 2  
Expert Communication Skills 4
English for Work 4  
Swedish for Work, Spoken 1    
Swedish for Work, Written 1    
Professional Core Competence
(Select 165 ECTS)
Common Professional Core Competence
Professional Base in Social and Health Care 5
Research, Development and Innovation Competence in the Social and Health Care 5                                                                
Leadership and Entrepreneurship Competence in Social and Health Care 5                                                                
Human`s Life Course in Communities
Social Inclusion 5
Human Growth and Development 5
Growth Environments 5
Social Pedagogical Counseling Skills
Supervisor`s Self-Knowledge and Interaction Skills 5
Individual and Group Counseling Skills 5
Inclusive Social Work with Clients
Well-Being Restorative Service System 5  
Legislation Protecting Client's Rights 5  
Agency-Supportive and Effective Client Work 5  
Child and Family-Oriented Services
Multifunctional Work for Children and Family Services 5  
Child Protection 5  
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Competence
Substance Abuse 5  
Mental Health 5  
Cultural Diversity Competence
Diversity Expertise 5    
Building Equality 5    
Deepening of Expertise of Guidance Skills 5    
Welfare, Innovation and Technology Competence
Promoting Well-Being and Health 5      
Technology and Innovation Knowledge 5      
Innovation in an Aging Society 5      
Practical Training
(Select 45 ECTS)
Social Pedagogy and Actor Support Work 10  
Pedagogical Competence in Early Childhood Education 15    
Promoting Social Inclusion 10    
Advanced Knowledge in Social Pedagogy 10      
Thesis Planning 5      
Thesis Project 5      
Thesis Report 5      
(Select 30 ECTS)
Alternative Complementary Competence
(Select 15 ECTS)
Early Childhood Education
Early Childhood Education 10    
Support Needs in Early Childhood Education 5    
Optional Complementary Competence
(Select 15 ECTS)
ECTS credits per period / semester / academic year 355243403525.526.515.527.5152511.711.711.

The curriculum has been planned so that the student completes 60 ECTS credits per academic year and 30 ECTS credits per semester

Due to the timing of optional and elective courses, credit accumulation per semester / academic year may vary.

Bachelor’s Degree Programme in Social Services, full-time studies

Early Childhood Education

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