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2321105 Ethics in Intercultural Interaction, 5 Cp 
Code 2321105  Validity 01.01.2018 -
Name Ethics in Intercultural Interaction  Abbreviation Ethics in Inter 
Credits5 Cp  Date of expiry  
TypeBasic Studies Subject0141 Education 
ClassStudy Unit  Hours  
Study right   Grading0-5 
Recommended scheduling 
   
Organisation School of Applied Educational Science and Teacher Education 

Teachers
Name
Ismo Pellikka 

Description
Learning outcomes 

After completing this module, the student recognizes the basic concepts of ethics. She/He is aware of forms of inequality and manifestations of discrimination in society and acknowledges relevant mechanisms in intercultural interaction. She/He is able to act upon the principle of equality in her/his profession and willing to promote equality in her/his work.

 
Content 

Equality in society, principles of ethics, equality of opportunity in working life.

 
Modes of study 

Kick-off seminar (2 h), concluding seminar (2 h), independent work 131 h consisting of following (to be specified later); reading, written assignments, analysis of material of current interest, web discussions.

 
Teaching methods 

Independent work 131 h, seminars (4 h.) at the beginning and the end of course.

 
Study materials 

Available in the online learning environment.

 
Evaluation criteria 

Written learning assignments in the online learning environment. 0-5.

5 = Excellent
Broad and deep presentation of concepts, models and principles and other knowledge of the topic, as well as coherent and well-grounded arguments, conclusions and reflection. Many-sided and critical use of references. Study process / written assignment demonstrates excellent in-depth and critical thinking and activity and follows assignment instructions.

4 = Very good
Broad presentation of concepts, models and principles and other knowledge of the topic, as well as coherent and well-grounded arguments, conclusions and reflection. Many-sided and critical use of references. Study process / written assignment demonstrates very good depth and critical thinking and activity and follows assignment instructions.

3 = Good
Presentation of concepts, models and principles and other knowledge of the topic, as well as coherent and well-grounded arguments, conclusions and reflection. Many-sided use of references. Study process / written assignment demonstrates critical thinking and activity and follows assignment instructions.

2 = Satisfactory
Presentation of some of the concepts or models or principles or other knowledge of the topic, as well as some arguments and conclusions. Use of topical references. Study process / written assignment demonstrates little critical thinking and activity, although follows assignment instructions.

1 = Accepted/ Passed
Presentation of only few concepts or models or principles or other knowledge of the topic, as well as few arguments and conclusions. Use of only some topical references. Study process / written assignment demonstrates little critical thinking and activity, although follows assignment instructions.

0 = Fail (blank in the grades table)
Presentation of inappropriate concepts or models or principles or other knowledge and inappropriate arguments and conclusions. Use of inappropriate references. Study process / written assignment does not demonstrate critical thinking and activity and/or does not follow assignment instructions.

 
Teachers 

Ismo Pellikka

 
Offering data 

All degree students of the University of Eastern Finland, KARELIA University of Applied Sciences and to international exchange students in both institutions.

 
Key words 

Ethics, professional ethics, intercultural interaction.

 
Campus 

Joensuu, UEF

 
Further information 

Language of tuition: English

ismo.pellikka (at) uef.fi

 


Letter (J, K) in front of the name of the course/exam indicates the campus on which teaching or exam takes place: J = Joensuu, K = Kuopio.

Present and future teaching
Functions Name Type Cp Teacher Timetable
Register Ethics in Intercultural Interaction  Multi-modal teaching  Ismo Pellikka 
26.02.20wed 12.00-14.00
16.04.20thu 12.00-14.00

Future exams
No exams