Course: Sociology of family

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Course title Sociology of family
Course code KSV/SRU
Organizational form of instruction Lecture + Seminary
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study 1
Semester Summer
Number of ECTS credits 2
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Compulsory
Form of instruction unspecified
Work placements unspecified
Recommended optional programme components None
  • Šebeš Marek, Mgr. Ph.D.
Course content
1. Family, the primary group in society, 2. Family is a part of macrosystem, 3. Family roles and relationship, 4. Family values (collectives and personally), 5. Family position in view of culture, 6. Variability of family tradition, 7. Family ethic, 8. Family matters and influence to the family members, 9. Family from the view of child, teenager, adult and senior, 10. Planning to get married and begging to have a new family, 11. Family Function, 12. Family Communication and art of solve the problem, 13. Education to the health family, 14. Summary, Competences of pedagogical worker.

Learning activities and teaching methods
Monologic (reading, lecture, briefing), Dialogic (discussion, interview, brainstorming), Work with text (with textbook, with book)
Learning outcomes
The aim of the subject is the primary social group, the family. There is a several view to the position family in society in the level microsystem and macrosystem. Family open the others themes as the role of the members, relationship, function of family and so on. See below the themes.
Understanding to the family function and develop to respect variously families cultures.

Assessment methods and criteria

Active participation, presentation, absolve the test.
Recommended literature
  • HORSKÁ, P.:. Dětství, rodina a stáří v dějinách Evropy. Praha: Panorama, 1990.
  • MAREŠ, P.:. Modernizace a česká rodina. Brno: Principál, 2003.
  • MOŽNÝ, I.:. Česká společnost. Praha: Portál, 2002.
  • MOŽNÝ, I.:. Sociologie rodiny. Praha: Slon, 2002.

Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Category of Branch/Specialization Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty: Faculty of Education Study plan (Version): Introductory teacher training course in health education (3) Category: Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 1 Recommended year of study:1, Recommended semester: Summer