Teaching of Pedagogy
Field of Study: teacher training and education science
The Department of Pedagogy of the Faculty of Arts of Comenius University is the oldest pedagogical workplace in the Slovak Republic, where many current prominent representatives of pedagogical sciences have received their higher education. At present, the Department offers Bachelor’s, Master’s and Doctoral degrees of higher education in pedagogy, as well as the possibility of rigorous continuation. Pedagogy at the Bachelor’s and Master’s degree levels is studied in a single-disciplinary study programme or in a teaching programme in combination with another subject.
Graduates of the Bachelor’s degree in Pedagogy combined with another subject have the necessary theoretical knowledge to enable them to go on to the Master’s degree and to obtain the full qualification required by the relevant regulations for the exercise of the teaching occupation. In addition, graduates are prepared to carry out educational work in school and out-of-school institutions for children and youth. They are able to guide young people educationally, to communicate in partnership with parents and the public and to cooperate in solving professional tasks in the field of education and training.
Entrance Examination Requirements
Applicants will be admitted to all teaching programmes on the basis of a general aptitude test as part of the National Comparative Exam, which is provided by www.scio.cz, s. r. o.