A1 Journal article (refereed)
Balancing ‘flexibility’ and ‘employability’ : The changing role of general studies in the Finnish and Swedish VET curricula of the 1990s and 2010s (2019)


Nylund, M., & Virolainen, M. (2019). Balancing ‘flexibility’ and ‘employability’ : The changing role of general studies in the Finnish and Swedish VET curricula of the 1990s and 2010s. European Educational Research Journal, 18 (3), 314-334. doi:10.1177/1474904119830508


JYU authors or editors


Publication details

All authors or editors: Nylund, Mattias; Virolainen, Maarit

Journal or series: European Educational Research Journal

ISSN: 1474-9041

Publication year: 2019

Volume: 18

Issue number: 3

Pages range: 314-334

Publisher: SAGE

Publication country: United Kingdom

Publication language: English

DOI: http://doi.org/10.1177/1474904119830508

Open Access: Publication channel is not openly available

Publication is parallel published (JYX): https://jyx.jyu.fi/handle/123456789/65997

Additional information: First online, February 25, 2019


Keywords: vocational education and training; curricula; general education; education policy; neoliberalism; vocational education

Free keywords: Finland; Sweden; code modality; neo-liberalism; curriculum; general subjects


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Ministry reporting: Yes

Reporting Year: 2019

JUFO rating: 2


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