Pedagogy

BA & MA STUDIES:

ELEMENTARY AND PRESCHOOL EDUCATION

Work with children in elementary and pre-elementary  school may be big challenge for you, but a great pleasure too. It will help toy to get success in your profession, as well as personal satisfaction. During studies the basis of each child personality builds, and you may influence on this, choosing your profession. You can do a lot to make modern school truly a “second house” for many pupils. You can also believe that by getting new knowledge and experience, you will become good teacher. If you like teaching, smile a lot, and like to realize yourself professionally, you can make your dreams and plans come true today.
Studies extend basic knowledge of pedagogy, psychology, philosophy and special subjects such as: early education, preschool education, pedagogical diagnosis and therapy, Polish philology, mathematics, environmental education, technical education, music education, computer technologies.
It also includes practical work in school and kindergarten. A graduate of this specialization acquires such skills as:

  • organization and implementation of integrated teaching process in the field of early childhood education and preschool,
  • interaction with the local community,
  • conducting additional compensation and socio-therapeutic activities supporting the development of the child,
  • use of multimedia in the teaching process, the Internet and professional equipment for video and audio playback,
  • acquire basic pedagogical, sociological, psychological, and educational knowledge necessary to understand the socio-cultural context of education, upbringing and care work, and construction of own professional development,
  • learn practical skills in communication,
  • the use of diagnostic workshop,
  • enriching and improving knowledge and skills in the practical activities and create your own methodological skills.

 Lectures and seminars are conducted in Polish.

REHABILITATION WITH THE ADDICTIONS PREVENTION

Work with children and young people of school age can be a great challenge for you, but also a pleasure and a chance to achieve the professional success and personal satisfaction. In the difficult period of development and maturation of a young man, under the guidance of a teacher, the foundation of personality is formed. You can affect it with your decision to go to college. You can do a lot for contemporary rehabilitation of children and young people and make it professional, competent and effective. You also believe that with gaining knowledge and experience you become a good teacher, tutor and expert in rehabilitation. If you smile often and like to grow professionally, you can make your dreams and career plans come true today.

The aim of the study is to gain a comprehensive knowledge and skills in the field of health and education, correctional diagnosis, the practical application of teaching methods in creative rehabilitation, planning and implementation of pedagogical innovations in care and educational work. You can study preventive and rehabilitative therapy, addiction, educational consulting, planning and implementation of prevention and rehabilitation at school and outside school, conflict resolution techniques, techniques of work individually and in groups, work with psycho addiction, as well as preventive and social rehabilitation programs, the practical application of teaching techniques, interpersonal communication. You will learn how to customize forms of care and education to the individual needs of the charges, the use of innovative techniques and methods of care and rehabilitation work with addicts and socially unsuitable. You will get theoretical and practical training in the field of social pathology, independent and creative problem solving. Studies are familiar with the psychological problems associated with different life situations and a broad range of addictions, including the internet, gambling, alcohol, and drugs. The student learns the basics of psychotherapy and addiction treatment, management, planning, organization, facilities, and techniques to promote healthy behaviors.

The study program includes subjects such as: Introduction to Sociology; Sociology of education; Introduction to Psychology; Developmental psychology and personality; Introduction to pedagogy; Contemporary Approaches to teaching; History of Education; Theoretical foundations of education; Basics of general didactics; Methods of educational research; Social pedagogy; Biomedical foundations of development; Information technology and media in education; Interpersonal contact; Rehabilitation pedagogy; Methodology of rehabilitation; Diagnosis techniques of rehabilitation; The theoretical basis of addiction prevention; Art therapy; The legal basis for the care and rehabilitation; Social mediation and social skills training; Project management; Basic knowledge about addiction; Youth subcultures; Methods of prevention of addiction; Modern graphic techniques in rehabilitation.

Lectures and seminars are conducted in Polish.

SOCIAL PEDAGOGY

The aim of the study is to gain merit, practical, methodical and methodological competencies related to future professional work in the field of educational and teaching, socio-education and caring in schools, after-school education and life in the wider social environment.


You will obtain interpersonal communication skills, understand people who are in difficult situations and crises. You will get the acquisition of general knowledge in pedagogical, psychological, sociological fields, and specialization in the field of social work care, child care and family counseling.


You will study how to:

  • diagnose (analyze and evaluate) the phenomena causing the plight of individuals, groups (including risk groups) and local communities,
  • understand and properly evaluate the processes occurring in the environment of human life,
  • recognize and identify the negative factors of development, social orphans, poverty, deficits in social relationships,
  • organize social forces and physical components of the environment especially for children and young people and those inefficiencies,
  • recognize and understand the "map" of government, non-governmental organizations and institutions obliged to support, prevention and social support individuals and groups in need of care and concern for teaching,
  • animate social activities against the threat of drug addiction, alcoholism, violence and aggression at school and in the family, and terrorism,
  • develop plans to respond in difficult situations and crises and to provide professional support,
  • collaborate with partners in interdisciplinary teams of emergency response,
  • create social-assistance projects and obtain care for their implementation funding from various institutions, sponsors and the European Union.

 Lectures and seminars are conducted in Polish.

REHABILITATION PEDAGOGY WITH SOCIAL PREVENTION

Modern person functions in an increasingly rapidly changing society which places increasing demands to diverse social groups, both young people and adults. The world in which we live, unfortunately, is not free from many threats, such as alcohol, drugs, addiction; violence and crime; unemployment. If it is you care, you want to know the mechanisms of risky behavior and prevention strategies, you want to look into the problems of others, you want to help with the social adaptation, you want to examine and explore the essence of disorders of the social environment, and at the same time communicate effectively with pupils - this specialization is for you.

The aim of the studies is to get classical, fundamental knowledge in the field of rehabilitation pedagogy supplemented with contemporary views and transformations in the field of knowledge and educational practice. The aim is to educate students towards evolution, showing the theoretical perspectives of contemporary trends in correctional pedagogy, as well as the activation of the independent, critical role of educator in the modern system of social and crime.

Furthermore, the objective is to provide the knowledge of the theoretical foundations in didactics and to develop and deepen the ability to apply the theory of social rehabilitation unit in contact with social misfit, awareness of multiple negative factors determining the impact of social integration in isolation and an indication of the contemporary methodological solutions in the field of rehabilitation penitentiary, gain knowledge in the theoretical foundations of the theory and practice of contemporary socio-therapeutic, which is based on the work of community correction. An important goal is to create and develop students skills for effective educational interactions, as well as the skill to establish good contact with the pupil. Lectures and seminars are conducted in Polish.

EDUCATIONAL AND OCCUPATIONAL COUNSELING

In the coming years the number of people over 65 years of age will increase. Demographic changes in society make it a growing demand for all services related to the care of the elderly. The aging population is a huge challenge for us all.

However, among recently completed studies, professional work and parental responsibilities, there must arouse reflection, which can be colored with a sense of insecurity or withdrawal aside, the decline of life. If you are familiar with the affairs of other who live around you, and perhaps waiting for your help - this specialization will allow you to fully realize yourself.

A graduate of this specialization will gain the ability to look reflective on his professional role and in-depth understanding of the educational reality. He knows a foreign language at level B2 of the European Framework of Reference for Languages of the Council of Europe and is able to use pedagogy language special.

The aim of the course is to acquaint students with the theoretical basis of care work. Equip them with the knowledge and understanding of the institutions which apply the theory of care. To acquaint students with methods and techniques of care for seniors, and with practical skills necessary for diagnosis. You will gain the skills of understanding the different ways to meet the needs of residents, and will be equipped with the ability to plan and implement techniques of methodical care.

Lectures and seminars are conducted in Polish.

MARKETING AND MANAGEMENT IN EDUCATION

The contemporary labor market is extremely difficult, requiring professional executives, including managers, personnel in companies and other organizations. If you want to acquire knowledge and skills in all areas of human resource process, creating an organization of personnel policy at the strategic and tactical levels, to gain knowledge in each professional competence, including personality traits to the profession, construction professional competence management systems and talents of employees, if you would like to explore the knowledge of how to build professional relationships between men and women, taking into account the specificities of the two - that this specialty is for you.

The aim of the study is to give the graduate, a comprehensive knowledge of educational, psychological and social aspects of the work and career counseling and practical skills needed to provide services in the field of guidance and counseling, stimulate and support the development and activity of young people and adults.

These studies are the key to a reliable professional training, developing of abilities reflective look on the professional role of manager, and in-depth understanding of the reality of the work process and professional development.

Lectures and seminars are conducted in Polish.

ANDRAGOGY AND OCCUPATIONAL COUNSELING

Each human has own personal, family, social problems, which occur from integration with other people. But not each can handle them.

Dysfunctions emerging on these levels, directly affecting human have become an integral part of Polish reality. The number of needy increases in social functioning. If you want to learn how to mitigate the effects of a variety in difficult situations where more and more the modern man and the modern family are engaged, if you want to enrich their lives, so that they can feel the joy and meaning in life, believe in their own strength – you cannot be indifferent to this specialty.

The aim of the course is to acquaint students with the theoretical basis of the work involving the accompaniment of a family with children in search of solutions to difficult situations with the use of the strengths of the family members, the resources of this family, the local community and institutional resources. You will learn how to raise awareness of social roles performed – the parent/guardian/wife/husband – as well as educational skills.

UCSS will acquaint students with methods and techniques of care and educational work, with practical skills necessary for diagnosis. You will understand the different ways to meet the needs of residents, and will be equipped with the ability to plan and implement a methodical care and educational activities.

Lectures and seminars are conducted in Polish.