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KERI0315 Research project, 10 ECTS cr. / 5 Cr. 
Code KERI0315  Validity 01.01.1950 -
Name Research project  Abbreviation Research projec 
Credits10 ECTS cr. / 5 Cr.  Date of expiry  
TypeSubject studies Subject0105 Special Pedagogy 
ClassCourse  Hours  
Study right   GradingPass, Fail, Grades 1-5 
Recommended timing 
Previous studies:
some of these courses/ examinations
    KERI0400 Basic Course in Remedial Instruction Sciences
    KERI0200 Special Education
Organisation Faculty of Education 

Tanja Äärelä 


After successfully completing the course, the student can search and use relevant literature for her/his research. The student can conceptualise the research process and apply research methods in data collection and analysis. The student can carry out a small research and report it according to principles of scientific reporting. The student can defend her/his study and provide critical feedback in academic discussion.


Research project focuses on data collection, scientific thinking and argumentation as well as academic reporting. The students will carry out a small research or develop a comprehensive research proposal.

Previous studies 

Special needs education 25 ECTS.
Research methods required for BA degree.
Special education research �course.


Seminar 30 h.
Independent research work.


Active participation in seminars, completion and presentation of the research.
Peer review of another student�s work.




3.-4. period


University lecturer, special education


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