Master programme in Education Leadership and School
Bachelor of Arts/Science in Education 180 ECTS credits including degree project 15 ECTS credits, or equivalent qualifications. Upper secondary school level Swedish 3 or B, Swedish as a Second Language 3 or B, or equivalent. Upper secondary school level English 6 or A, or equivalent.
Course of study
|Semester 1||ECTS credits|
|The Political Governance of Schools and School Leadership (Obligatory)||15|
|Semester 2||ECTS credits|
|Leading Local School Improvement (Obligatory)||15|
|Semester 3||ECTS credits|
|Schools as Learning Organisations (Obligatory)||15|
|Research Methods (Obligatory)||15|
|Semester 4||ECTS credits|
|School leadership and management (Elective)||15|
|Independent project in Educational Leadership and School Development I (Elective)||15|
|Professional dialogue (Elective)||15|
|Semester 6||ECTS credits|
|School development in theory and practice (Obligatory)||15|
|Semester 7||ECTS credits|
|Independent project in Educational Leadership and School Development (End semester: 8)||30|
|Independent project in Educational Leadership and School Development II (Obligatory)||15|
*Full-time study always equals 30 ECTS credits per semester (20 weeks).
Elective course: Students are free to choose among certain alternative courses, often depending on their choice of specialisation.
Optional course: Students are free to choose any course offered at Karlstad University or at other universities. Courses listed are examples of recommended or frequently chosen courses for a specific programme.
Läsårs- och programvärderingar
- Start Autumn 2022
- Mode of study Distance
- Language Swedish
- Application code KAU-79792
- Study pace 50% (Day)