During this course you will learn about Swedish school-age childcare which is also known as afterschool care. Theories about children’s play and learning will be introduced and discussed. You will explore outdoor pedagogy with focus on environments for learning. Value base and conflict issues within the Swedish school will be introduced. Multimodal expressions, including but not limited to drama, visual art and music, will be an integrative part of the course.
The study pace is 50% (half time). Classes are conducted twice a month approximately. In addition to the classes, you will work in study groups and visit various school-age childcare facilities in groups.
The language of instruction is English.