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Creative Methods

Structure Type: Study unit
Code: SSAS0114
Type: Optional obligatory / Professional Studies
Curriculum: SA 2016
Level: Bachelor of Social Services
Year of Study: 3 (2018-2019)
Credits: 3 cr
Responsible Teacher: Hyttilä-Huhta, Tytti
Language of Instruction: Finnish

Courses During the Academic Year 2018-2019

Impl.Group(s)Study TimeLanguageEnrolment
9S-SA-3LNP2019-01-07 – 2019-06-02Finnish2018-12-10 – 2019-01-14

Learning Outcomes

The student strengthens his own creativity and develops his skills of using creative methods in child and youth work.

Student's Workload

Altogether 78 hours, of which guided study 39 h and 39 hours of independent study.
The assesment of student's own learning 1 h is included in contact lessons.

Prerequisites / Recommended Optional Courses

Basic and vocational studies.


Different creative operations: drama, visual expression, physical exercise, music, manual skills.

Recommended or Required Reading and Other Learning Resources/Tools

Material given by the teacher in the beginning of the course.

Mode of Delivery / Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods

Operational exercises and own creative action, instructed project work, independent study.

Assessment Criteria

Active participation in the exercises and the realization of the project.

Assessment Methods

Attendance in exercises, project work. Performance marking.