Faculty Faculty of Education (FPE)
Study programme Specialization in pedagogy (B7507)
Branch of study / Specialization Nature and Environmental Education (7507R071/0 - 1)
Level of acquired qualification Bachelor
Form of study Combined
Standard length of study 3 years
Number of ECTS credits 180
Qualification awarded Bachelor (0)
Access to further studies Master study programme  
Type of completion State Final Exam, Master's Thesis Defense
Study and Examination Code URL
Faculty coordinator for international students
Krátká Lenka, Mgr.
Email: cincurova@pf.jcu.cz
Phone: +420387773048
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Key learning outcomes 1) Student will obtain pedagogical and psychological background and will acquire methodical procedures for qualified and competent work in the field of education, out-of-school training of youth, work in nature conservation and environmental education and eventually work as the teacher assistant. 2) Student will acquire essential knowledge and skills in geology, diversity of organisms (biology of plants, animals; ecology) and in plant cultivation with accent on practical application of knowledge and skills which are necessary in education and training. 3) Student will be equipped with skills for the use of the basic laboratory instruments and equipment at the microscopic and wet laboratory and use of the measuring instruments for data collection in the terrain.
Specific admission requirements The applicants will be accepted either on the basis of their secondary school performance or a combination of secondary school performance and an interview.
Specific provisions for recognition of prior learning No specific arrangements for recognition of prior learning are defined.
Qualification requirements and regulations Preference will be given to applicants employed in institutions focusing on ecological and environmental education, respectively on leisure time pedagogy with earth science content.
Profile of the programme academical
Persistence requirements unspecified
Occupational profiles of graduates with examples Graduates will achieve professional standards qualifying them to work in non-formal biology and environmental education, including a teacher´s assistant position at primary schools. Namely, the graduate is qualified to work in after school care, non-formal educational clubs with environmental focus or, under supervision, as a teacher's assistant inclass preparation, laboratory works, fieldtrips, school-based amateur hobbies, or pupils´ individual tutoring.
Branch of study / Specialization guarantor Petr Jan, PhDr. Ph.D.
Status Recommended year of study Recommended semester Course code Course title (* Final State Examination) Language of instruction Number of ECTS credits Course availability
B Compulsory option 1 - KNJ/CJN Foreign Language - German German 1  
B Compulsory option 1 - ORJ/CJR Russian as a foreign language Czech 1  
B Compulsory option 1 - KAJ/CJA Foreign language - English Czech English 1  
A Compulsory 1 Winter KPEG/PGEVK Introduction to Pedagogy Czech 3  
A Compulsory 1 Winter KPSY/PSEVK Introduction to Psychology Czech 3  
A Compulsory 1 Winter KBI/PXA51 Practical training in environmental education I Czech 3  
A Compulsory 1 Winter KBI/BOT53 Botany of the lower plants Czech 9  
A Compulsory 1 Winter KBI/GEO53 Geology: mineralogy and petrology Czech 9  
A Compulsory 1 Winter KIN/ITT Test of Information Technology Czech 1  
B Compulsory option 1 Winter KBI/PXZ51 Pedagogical Assistant Teachers Training I Czech 2  
B Compulsory option 1 Winter KBI/ENV52 Environmental education - training Czech 3  
A Compulsory 1 Summer KBI/MIK52 Principles of Protistology Czech 7  
A Compulsory 1 Summer KBI/PXA52 Practical training in environmental education II Czech 3  
A Compulsory 1 Summer KBI/GEO54 Geology: Geology and Geomorphology Czech 8  
A Compulsory 1 Summer KBI/BOT54 Botany of the higher plants Czech 9  
B Compulsory option 1 Summer KBI/ENV58 Excursion - environmental education Czech 3  
B Compulsory option 1 Summer KBI/GEO57 Field Practice in Geology Czech 3  
B Compulsory option 1 Summer KBI/BOT57 Field Practice in Botany Czech 3  
B Compulsory option 1 Summer KBI/ZOO57 Field Practice in Zoology Czech 3  
B Compulsory option 1 Summer KBI/PXZ52 Pedagogical Assistant Teachers Training II Czech 2  
A Compulsory 2 Winter KBI/ZOO54 Vertebrates zoology Czech 9  
A Compulsory 2 Winter KBI/EKO51 Ecology Czech 8  
A Compulsory 2 Winter KBI/BID51 Essentials of Biology of the Child Czech 7  
A Compulsory 2 Winter KBI/ENV55 The global problems of environmental Czech 6  
A Compulsory 2 Winter KPSY/SPEVK Educational and School Psychology Czech 7  
B Compulsory option 2 Winter KBI/HYD53 Principles of Hydrobiology Czech 5  
A Compulsory 2 Summer KBI/ZNS51 Basis of non-profit & non-governmental sector Czech 4  
A Compulsory 2 Summer KBI/ENV53 Environmental education - training I Czech 3  
A Compulsory 2 Summer KPSY/POEVK Psychology of Personality and its Development Czech 3  
A Compulsory 2 Summer KBI/ZOO53 Invertebrate Zoology Czech 9  
A Compulsory 2 Summer KBI/BSN51 Bachelor Seminar I Czech 5  
B Compulsory option 2 Summer KBI/ENT52 Principles of Entomology Czech 5  
B Compulsory option 2 Summer KBI/EKO53 Field practice in ecology Czech 3  
B Compulsory option 2 Summer KBI/PHK53 Pedology, Hydrology and Climatology Grounding II Czech 5  
B Compulsory option 2 Summer KBI/CHZ58 Course of cultivation work and horticultural Czech 5  
A Compulsory 3 - KBI/QPEV Essentials of natural history and environmental education  (*) Czech 0  
A Compulsory 3 - KPSY/QZBB Pedagogy and Psychology  (*) Czech 0  
A Compulsory 3 - KBI/BSN53 Bachelor Seminar III Czech 5  
B Compulsory option 3 - KBI/OBP1 BA Thesis Defence Czech 0  
B Compulsory option 3 - KPSY/OBP1E The defense of the Bachelors dissertation Czech 0  
B Compulsory option 3 - KPES/OBP1E The defense of the Bachelors dissertation Czech 0  
B Compulsory option 3 - KPEG/OBP1E The defense of the Bachelors dissertation Czech 0  
A Compulsory 3 Winter KPEG/PDEVK Pedagogical diagnostics Czech 7  
A Compulsory 3 Winter KBI/DID52 Methods of School Experiments, Observation and Shows Czech 4  
A Compulsory 3 Winter KBI/BSN52 Bachelor Seminar II Czech 5  
A Compulsory 3 Winter KBI/KVP51 Complex Educational Project Czech 9  
A Compulsory 3 Winter KBI/EKO52 Environment protection Czech 6  
A Compulsory 3 Summer KBI/ENV51 Environmental Education Czech 6  
A Compulsory 3 Summer KBI/PXM51 Practical training in out-of-school education Czech 8