Course: Pedagogical and School Psychology

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Course title Pedagogical and School Psychology
Course code KCHP/KPESP
Organizational form of instruction Lecture
Level of course Master
Year of study 1
Semester Winter
Number of ECTS credits 3
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Compulsory
Form of instruction unspecified
Work placements unspecified
Recommended optional programme components None
  • Hála Jaroslav, PhDr.
Course content
Lectures content 1. Psychological aspects of group leadership 2. Psychological aspects of group cooperation 3. Motivation, reward and punishment in education Seminar content: 1. Riemanns typology in pedagogical work with the group 2. Temperament in the group 4. Types and ontological forms of learning 5. Creativity

Learning activities and teaching methods
Monologic (reading, lecture, briefing), Dialogic (discussion, interview, brainstorming), Work with text (with textbook, with book)
Learning outcomes

The students have a basic orientation in Pedagogical and school psychology topics, which are possible to use in the profession of leisure time pedagogue. In the seminar their ability to use their knowledge of psychological aspects of pedagogical work in certain group is proved.
General didactics, General psychology, Developmental psychology

Assessment methods and criteria
Oral examination

Recommended literature
  • Čáp, J. Pedagogická psychologie, Praha. 1992.
  • Čáp, J. Psychologie pro učitele, Praha. 1987.
  • Fontana, D. Psychologie ve školní praxi, Praha. 1997.
  • Gage, N.L., Berlinger, D.C. Educational Psychology, Boston. 1984.
  • Keogh, B. Temperament ve třídě. Praha, 2003.
  • Kolář, M. Nová cesta k léčbě šikany. Praha.
  • Kusák, P., Dařílek, P. Pedagogická psychologie. Olomouc, 1998.
  • Telcová, J. Úvod do pedagogické psychologie.
  • Vašátková, D. Vybraná témata pedagogické psychologie. Hradec Králové, 2005.

Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Category of Branch/Specialization Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty: Faculty of Theology Study plan (Version): Free Time Education (2015) Category: Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 1 Recommended year of study:1, Recommended semester: Winter
Faculty: Faculty of Theology Study plan (Version): Teacher of Religion and Ethics (2016) Category: Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 1 Recommended year of study:1, Recommended semester: Winter