TAMK's School of ProfesssionalTeacher Education operates at the national level, developing vocational education. Our focus areas are professional teacher education, professional special-needs teacher education, professional guidance counsellor education, leading and participating in projects, and conducting research. Our themes of interest include development of learning environments and curricula, inclusive vocational education, mentoring and coaching, as well as the use of digital environments for teaching and guidance.

Our focus areas

  • Vocational education, higher education, and related development
  • Vocational special-needs education and inclusive vocational education
  • Mentoring and coaching
  • Learning environments
  • Networking competence

Our educational provision

  • Professional teacher education in Finnish and English
  • Professional special-needs teacher education
  • Professional guidance counsellor education
  • Extension studies for vocational education professionals and future teachers
  • Pedagogical extension studies for organizations

Contact us

Hanna Ilola
Director, Professional Teacher Education
+358 400 263675