History of Pedagogy (2011/2012)

Course partially running (all years except the first)

Course code
4S00756
Name of lecturer
Emilio Butturini
Coordinator
Emilio Butturini
Number of ECTS credits allocated
6
Academic sector
M-PED/02 - HISTORY OF PEDAGOGY AND EDUCATION
Language of instruction
Italian
Location
VERONA
Period
Sem. 2A, Sem. 2B

Lesson timetable

Sem. 2A
Day Time Type Place Note
Monday 3:40 PM - 5:20 PM lesson Lecture Hall Zorzi A  
Thursday 3:40 PM - 5:20 PM lesson Lecture Hall Zorzi A  
Sem. 2B
Day Time Type Place Note
Monday 3:40 PM - 5:20 PM lesson Lecture Hall Zorzi B from Apr 23, 2012  to May 7, 2012
Thursday 3:40 PM - 5:20 PM lesson Lecture Hall Zorzi A from Apr 23, 2012  to May 7, 2012

Learning outcomes

The course aims to enable the participants to catch the meaning of the historical research in pedagogy field, through the knowledge of significant authors not only of the modern and contemporary ages, but also of the classical and medieval ones. The course also aims to collaborate in providing the participants with planning perspectives and mind-set in educational activities.

Syllabus

The main pedagogic conception will be analyzed, in particular the ones belonging to Western culture, from classical to contemporary age, with an in-depth examination of the authors of the two last centuries. Particular attention will be paid to the formative experience and the pedagogic thought of Maria Montessori and Lorenzo Milani.

Assessment methods and criteria

Oral exam. Students who will attend at least two third of the lectures will have the chance to choose in part different books, presenting them in seminars during the course.