First cycle degree in

Educational sciences

Class: L-19 - Education and training

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Class L-19 - Education and training
Duration 3 years
Branch Padova
Language Italian
Tuition fees and scholarships
Programme coordinator CHIARA BIASIN
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The course helps students acquire basic pedagogical training in order to operate in various educational and training contexts. After the first year in common, it is divided into two curricula: Educational sciences: provides training in areas where competences in the educational field and intervention skills are required, in order to support learning processes, with respect to activities carried on in socio-educational, cultural-recreational, socio-health and health services , at institutions, entities, associations, cooperatives operating locally or in network with the school in targeted educational projects; Human Resource Development: it prepares for the role of trainer, project manager and evaluator of professional and continuing education activities, in presence and online, in companies, public entities and private social associations, and in the field of education.

Curricula
FORMAZIONE E SVILUPPO DELLE RISORSE UMANE; SCIENZE DELL'EDUCAZIONE

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Characteristics and objectives
The bachelor degree in Education and Training Sciences (SEF) in Padua campus provides basic knowledge and understanding in the pedagogical field; it prepares students to be able to work in different educational and training contexts. By offering an interdisciplinary approach, it develops study and research in the educational field, both from a theoretical and empirical point of view.
After a first common year, the educational offer is divided into two different curricula.
The curriculum in Educational Sciences (SED) offers a broad knowledge in the field of Education and Human Sciences, with specific focus on methodological and teaching aspects. It supports the student towards the development of competences related to the design, implementation and evaluation of educational activities such as guidance, school and training documentation, learning support both in situations with specific difficulties and in scaffolding activities, pedagogical consultations. It provides a basic knowledge and understanding, also aimed at continuing the university career in order to achieve a qualification for teaching in secondary school.
The curriculum in Human Resources Training and Development (FSRU) provides the student with knowledge and competences devoted to carry out training needs analysis in different organisational and work contexts, to design, manage and evaluate training processes and activities for youth people and adults, also using multimedia technologies and distance learning systems.
For both curricula there is a compulsory internship, which can also be carried out with periods spent abroad.

Occupational opportunities
The Educational Science (SED) curriculum provides knowledge and understanding in all fields where educational skills are required to support learning processes, with particular focus on activities in socio-educational, cultural-recreational and health care services (with reference to socio-educational aspects) offered by institutions, associations, non-profit organisations operating in the area and in partnership with schools. The educational offer also covers competences to be spent in educational counseling services, educational communication projects and activities aimed at producing educational tools for libraries and museums. The SED curriculum offers access to the master degrees that that allow students to become secondary school teachers.
The Human Resources Training and Development (FSRU) prepares professionals in the role of trainers, designers and assessors of professional and lifelong learning programs and activities, face-to-face and on-line, in organisational and training contexts for youth people and adults. Graduates will be able to work within companies, public bodies and non-profit associations, in first-level post-compulsory or initial training, second-level, post-secondary and post-graduate training, human resources selection and adult education continuous training for professionals. FSRU curriculum provides knowledge and understanding in order to operate in the field of distance education, as instructors and teachers in vocational and adult training, as experts in career guidance services and as experts in employment services.

From Bachelor's degree to Master's degree
The bachelor degree gives access to master degree courses in 'Management of educational services and adult education', 'Pedagogy', and 'Cultural pluralism, social change and migrations' according to the regulations indicated in the specific admissions documents.

Curricula
FORMAZIONE E SVILUPPO DELLE RISORSE UMANE; SCIENZE DELL'EDUCAZIONE

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Training

I Year INFORMATICS [CFU 3] HISTORY OF PHILOSOPHY [CFU 9] GENERAL AND SOCIAL PSYCHOLOGY [CFU 12] GENERAL SOCIOLOGY AND SOCIOLOGY OF EDUCATION [CFU 9] GENERAL AND SOCIAL PEDAGOGY [CFU 9] GENERAL DIDACTICS [CFU 6] EXPERIMENTAL PEDAGOGY (MOD B) [CFU 6] HUMAN GEOGRAPHY [CFU 6] MODERN HISTORY [CFU 6] GENERAL DIDACTICS AND EXPERIMENTAL PEDAGOGY [CFU 0] TEACHING ELEMENTS AND SPECIAL EDUCATION FOR SECONDARY SCHOOL [CFU 6] METHODOLOGICAL APPROACHES AND TECNOLOGICAL ENVIRONMENTS FOR SECONDARY SCHOOL [CFU 6] FOREIGN LANGUAGE: FRENCH [CFU 3] FOREIGN LANGUAGE: ENGLISH [CFU 3] FOREIGN LANGUAGE: SPANISH [CFU 3] FOREIGN LANGUAGE: GERMAN [CFU 3] II Year SOCIAL ETHICS [CFU 6] METHODOLOGY OF TRAINING [CFU 9] DEVELOPMENTAL AND EDUCATIONAL PSYCHOLOGY [CFU 9] WORK AND ORGANIZATIONAL PSYCHOLOGY [CFU 9] PEDAGOGY OF WORK AND ORGANISATIONS (MOD. B) [CFU 6] HISTORY OF WORK PEDAGOGY AND EDUCATIONAL TRAINING (MOD. A) [CFU 6] DIDACTIC PLANNING (MOD. A) [CFU 6] METHODS OF RESEARCH IN EDUCATIONAL CONTEXTS (MOD. B) [CFU 6] LABOUR LAW [CFU 6] BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION (MOD. B) [CFU 6] HUMAN RESOURCE MANAGEMENT (MOD. A) [CFU 6] PEDAGOGY OF WORK AND HISTORY OF EDUCATIONAL TRAINING (C.I.) [CFU 0] DIDACTIC PLANNING RESEARCH METHODS IN EDUCATIONAL CONTEXTS (C.I.) [CFU 0] BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION AND MANAGEMENT OF HUMAN RELATIONS (C.I.) [CFU 0] LOGIC [CFU 9] THEORY OF ARGUMENTATION [CFU 9] PHILOSOPHICAL HERMENEUTICS [CFU 9] MORAL PHILOSOPHY [CFU 9] HISTORY OF CONTEMPORARY PHILOSOPHY [CFU 9] HISTORY OF PEDAGOGY [CFU 9] HISTORY OF PEDAGOGY AND COMPARATIVE EDUCATION [CFU 9] MEDIEVAL HISTORY [CFU 9] CONTEMPORARY HISTORY [CFU 9] SOCIAL STATISTICS WORKSHOP [CFU 6] SOCIAL STATISTICS [CFU 6] III Year IN-SITU AND DISTANCE TRAINING TECHNOLOGIES [CFU 9] SOCIOLOGY OF CULTURAL PROCESSES [CFU 6] INTERNSHIP [CFU 6] SPECIAL PEDAGOGY [CFU 6] ADULT EDUCATION AND CONTINUING EDUCATION [CFU 6] METHODOLOGY OF PEDAGOGICAL RESEARCH [CFU 6] SOCIOLOGY OF WORK AND ORGANISATIONAL SYSTEMS [CFU 6] METHODOLOGICAL AND CRITICAL APPROACHES TO THEATRICAL PERFORMANCE [CFU 6] THEORIES AND TECHNIQUES FOR COMMUNICATION OF THE MASSES [CFU 6] PHILOSOPHY OF LANGUAGE [CFU 6] PHILOSOPHY OF EDUCATION [CFU 6] LIFECYCLE PEDAGOGY [CFU 6] EDERLY LEARNING THEORIES AND TECHNIQUES [CFU 6] EDUCATIONAL QUALITY ASSURANCE [CFU 6] EDUCATIONAL EVALUATION [CFU 6]