The Department of Teacher Education provides internationally recognized critical research which creates the basis for teaching. The research on learning and education is recognized as one of the areas of strength in research at the University of Turku.

The topics of interest on the field are multidisciplinary by nature and many of the questions can be solved only with interdisciplinary cooperation. This is based on good collaboration with for example educational psychology, cognitive neuroscience and social sciences.

Read more about academic research by the University of Turku in the discipline of craft, design and technology education:

Research themes in Craft, Design and Technology Education (CDTE)

Research projects and conferences

Research articles

Master’s Theses