Course: Teaching Social Sciences for High School

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Course title Teaching Social Sciences for High School
Course code KSV/0Q4
Organizational form of instruction no contact
Level of course Master
Year of study not specified
Semester Winter and summer
Number of ECTS credits 0
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Compulsory
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
  • Pavličíková Helena, PhDr. CSc.
Course content
Student has to prove deep knowledge of the fields of philosophy, economics, sociology, political science and history.

Learning activities and teaching methods
Dialogic (discussion, interview, brainstorming)
  • Class attendance - 2 hours per semester
Learning outcomes
Final examination is composed of the following parts: - final exam in social sciences and csocial sciences didactics - presentation and the defense of Master's thesis - final exam in the second specialisation and their didactics - final exam in pedagogy and psychology
Students receive competences and skills necessary for teaching of social sciences at secondary schools.
Passing all required exams and fulfilling student´s duties of the Master degree.

Assessment methods and criteria
Student performance assessment

Mastering selected topics from thematic groups and obligatory literature from the fields of philosophy, political science, history, sociology, economics and didactic of social sciences.
Recommended literature
  • Blecha, I. Filosofie. Základní problémy.. Olomouc, 2004.
  • Giddens, A. Sociologie. Praha, 2004.
  • Johnson, P. Dějiny 20. století. Praha, 1991.
  • Samuelson, P.A., Nordhaus, W.D. Ekonomie. Praha, 1991.
  • Vodička, K., Cabada, L. Politický systém České republiky. Praha, 2008.

Study plans that include the course
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