Professional studies

Teaching language


Type of course


Cycle/level of course


Recommended year of study


Total number of ECTS

5 cr

Competency aims

The aim of the course is that the student - understands the pedagogical challenge and can explain the leadership's importance for learning. -understands what it takes to have a good lesson and learn which role the leader have in the teaching process. -gets the insight which factors influence the leadership in sport pedagogic/health pedagogic. - is able to plan and perform activities for different groups to different extents using sports pedagogic leadership.

Learning outcomes

At the end of the course the student is expected to be able to lead activities thats based in the reglements of motorical development for children. The student learns: - deepens the theoretical knowledge of motorical development for children - understands the ethical responsibility as an leader and educator. - know in witch motorical sensitive period the target group are. - can plan activities for the group, activities follows the principles of motoric development and learning. - can lead activities for the group, activities follows the principles of motoric development and learning.

Course contents

-elective practice of day-nursery

Prerequisites and co-requisites

Human Learning and Development

Recommended or required reading

Self selected literature that functions as base for her/his reflective report on the practice period.

Study activities

  • Lectures - 3 hours
  • Individual studies - 12 hours
  • Practical training - 120 hours


  • Total workload of the course: 135 hours
  • Of which autonomous studies: 135 hours
  • Of which scheduled studies: 0 hours

Mode of Delivery

Participation in tuition

Assessment methods

Essays, reports, productions and portfolio

Assessment requirements

written rapport of the practice is given out in Itslearning. the istructions for the rapport will be found in Itslerning. Presentation of the practice in a reflectationseminar.


  • Vaappo Marko
  • Wiik Mikaela


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Group size

No limit

Assignments valid until

12 months after course has ended

Assessment methods

Date will be announced later - Reports and productions

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