Course: Sociology of Education

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Course title Sociology of Education
Course code KCHP/NSVYV
Organizational form of instruction Lecture + Seminary
Level of course Master
Year of study 2
Semester Summer
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
Course availability The course is available to visiting students
  • Mišovič Ján, RSDr. CSc.
Course content
Childhood from poin of view of sociology Stages of socialization Conceptions of socialization stages Socialization at school Formation of pupil identity Curiculum Characterization of youth socialization Conceptions of youth socialization Youth from point of view of sociology The subcultures of youth, importance of symbols Symbols and their importance and use Value orientation as common starting point of education

Learning activities and teaching methods
Dialogic (discussion, interview, brainstorming), Work with text (with textbook, with book)
Learning outcomes
The objective is to learn the students with basic processes and arrangements of educative institutions and actual problems of education within the framework of family and society
To define potential educational aims and resources in sequence of particular educational institutions
Get through subject Sociology 1 and Sociology 2

Assessment methods and criteria
Oral examination

understanding of literature, knowledge of subjects
Recommended literature
  • Murphy, R.F. Úvod do kulturní a sociální antropologie. Praha, 270 s. 1998.
  • Peter L. Berger, Thomas Luckmann. Sociální konstrukce reality. Pojednání o sociologii vědění. Praha, 1999. ISBN 80-85959-46-1.
  • Peter Ondrejkovič. Úvod do sociologie výchovy. Bratislava, 1998. ISBN 80-224-0579-5.
  • Radomír Havlík, Jaroslav Koťa. Sociologie výchovy a školy. Praha, 2002. ISBN 80-7178-635-7.

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 2 Recommended year of study:2, Recommended semester: Summer