The School of Education and Communication in Jönköping, Sweden offers a modern creative study and research environment in a building designed for learning and communication.
The School of Education and Communication offers four undergraduate programmes given in Swedish. Although all bachelor programmes are primarily taught in Swedish, there are many elective courses in English that are offered to our exchange students.
An important aspect of learning at our university is on-site training where students get the opportunity to try out their future profession through internships and projects. This provides great opportunities for our students to establish contacts with future employers and build a network of contacts in the business world.
The School of Education and Communication has an international focus and all of our undergraduate tudents have the opportunity to study and/or do their internship abroad.
International Work focuses on the relationships between people, as well as people's relationship to the world. Issues such as democracy, sustainable development and different cultures are included in the studies. The programme prepares students to work in international areas such as foreign aid, international development or peace and conflict resolution.
Teacher Education in Jönköping has a strong professional orientation that equips future teachers with an excellent palette of skills. This prepares them for a career in an increasingly knowledge-oriented society. The different Teacher Education programmes also focus on issues such as sustainable ecological development and intercultural and global issues.
The Media and Communication Science Programme has a strong international perspective offering students excellent opportunities to study and undertake work placements abroad. It prepares students comprehensively by providing theoretical and practical foundations in media and communication alongside different areas of specialisation.
The Human Resource Management Programme gives a broad knowledge in the Human Resource area with an emphasis on learning in the workforce. The programme specialises in communication, competence development, recruitment, social psychology, leadership and occupational psychology.