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  • Please note, that during this course, at least one observation should be done either in upper secondary school (lukioor university of applied sciences (AMK). It is up to you to find the teaching that you will observe. If you need help, please contact the teachers of Teaching practice course.

    If you are interested to know, here are the top 5 upper secondary schools and universities of applied sciences that Aalto got applications from (in 2019):

    Upper secondary schools

    Otaniemen lukio
    Ressun lukio
    Etelä-Tapiolan lukio
    Tapiolan lukio
    Helsingin Suomalainen Yhteiskoulu

    Universities of applied sciences

    Metropolia Ammattikorkeakoulu
    Haaga-Helia ammattikorkeakoulu
    Tampereen ammattikorkeakoulu
    Turun ammattikorkeakoulu

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      Please let us know here where you are going to observe teaching outside Aalto. Someone can be inspired to go with you!

      Please give the following information: 

      • Teacher's name and contact information
      • Time
      • Place / link
      • Title/topic of the teaching session
      • Teaching method
      • Other useful / necessary information

    • Options to observe teaching outside Aalto:

      For example in these institutions past participants of this course have observed teaching

      Universities of applied Sciences:

      Metropolia University of Applied Sciences (in capital region Espoo/Vantaa/Helsinki)

      DIAKDiaconia University of Applied sciences, (

      HUMAK University of Applied Sciences (campuses in Helsinki (Haaga) and in Nurmijärvi))

      XAMK - South-Eastern Finland University of Applied Sciences -

      Upper Secondary Schools:
      Etelä-Tapiolan lukio IB (International Baccalaureat) - located in Ahertajantie, Tapiola (Espoo) - teaching in English

      Pohjois- Tapiolan lukio

      Mattlidens Gymnasium IB

      Haukilahden lukioTekniikantie 3 (close to the crossing of Vuorimiehentie ja Tekniikantie) - teaching in English

      Ressun lukio IB Helsinki -