Interuniversity Combined Bachelor's + Master's degree in Primary School Education in Padua (head campus: Verona)

Course partially running (all years except the first)

Overview

  • Verona course coordinator: Prof Alberto Agosti
  • Verona teaching staff: Prof Paola Dusi and Prof Claudio Girelli
 
Course objectives
This five-year degree in Primary School Education Studies is the only one of its kind in the entire Veneto region. It has a shares a common study programme with training for pre-school and primary school teachers. Students will acquire disciplinary, psycho-pedagogical, educational, relational and organisational skills related to classroom management and processes of teaching and learning. They will also acquire computer skills and English language competency up to B2 level.
 
Curriculum
The curriculum is made up of core modules and specific modules in areas 1 and 2. Core modules provide basic knowledge of the teaching profession and include pedagogy, psychology, didactics and sociology. Area 1 modules include linguistics, literature, history geography, mathematics, science (physics, chemistry and natural sciences), physical education, visual arts and music. Area 2 modules relate to face to face teaching to encourage the acceptance of students with disabilities, especially: teaching for special needs, clinical psychology, developmental psychology, educational psychology, legal, health and hygiene issues. Attendance is compulsory for workshops and internships, which are an integral part of the curriculum.
Specialisation in teaching support for students with disabilities: At the end of the five-year programme, students have the option to take a one-year specialisation course to become qualified in teaching students with disabilities.
 
Careers
This degree enables graduates to teach in pre-schools and primary schools.
 

Course details

Type
Single cycle teacher training degree course
Duration
5 years
Category
LM-85 bis - Classe della laurea magistrale a ciclo unico in Scienze della formazione primaria
Controlling body
Collegio didattico del Corso di laurea in Scienze della Formazione Primaria (Università di Padova)
Contact person
Claudio Girelli
Information
Segreteria Didattica di Scienze della Formazione Primaria di Padova - Sede di Verona
Teaching and course administration
Operational unit Humanistic Studies Teaching and Student Services Unit
Site
VERONA
Reference Department
Human Sciences
Macro area
Humanities
Disciplinary area
Education, Philosophy and Social Work