Study programmes for academic year 2019/2020

Education

Faculty Faculty of Education
Form, type of study full-time, doctoral
Study single-major
Language of instruction English
Length of study (years) 4
Academic title Ph.D.
Estimation of admissions next year
Study guaranteed by Chudý Štefan, doc. Mgr. Ph.D.

Programme description

The curriculum consists of 5 compulsory subjects (7 credits each, 35 credits in total), 3 restricted elective subjects (7 credits each, i.e. 21 credits), which the student chooses in accordance with the orientation of his/her dissertation and educational activities - teaching of two subjects (7 credits each, i.e. 14 credits), taking part in a foreign research intership (20 credits), fulfilling scientific, publishing and creative activities (86 credits), defending the dissertation project (10 credits), dissertation (40 credits), other professional activities (14 credits).

 

The programme concept therefore respects the requirements of the long-term plan for the education and development of educational and scientific, research, development and innovation, art and other creative activities for the higher education area for the period 2016-2020, the long-term plan of activities of the Palacky University in Olomouc and the long-term plan of the Faculty of Education of Palacky University, Olomouc. It is in line with the Education Policy Strategy of the Czech Republic.

Requirements for admission

Admission conditions:

Those applicants will be accepted to study DSP Education who graduated from the follow-up master's study programmes focused on the area of education and training and who meet the legal condition of graduation of the previous level of study and who successfully pass the admission exam.

 

Admission requirements:

Within the admission procedure, the applicant will submit a thesis on the topic of the dissertation, which corresponds to the proposed themes of the dissertation.

In the framework of the oral entrance exam, the applicants defend the thesis of the dissertation and demonstrate their orientation in the educational sciences. As a part of the debate on the theme of the dissertation thesis, applicants also demonstrate their communication skills in a chosen world language.

 

Admission conditions:

Those applicants will be accepted to study DSP Education who graduated from the follow-up master's study programmes focused on the area of education and training and who meet the legal condition of graduation of the previous level of study and who successfully pass the admission exam.

 

Admission requirements:

Within the admission procedure, the applicant will submit a thesis on the topic of the dissertation, which corresponds to the proposed themes of the dissertation.

In the framework of the oral entrance exam, the applicants defend the thesis of the dissertation and demonstrate their orientation in the educational sciences. As a part of the debate on the theme of the dissertation thesis, applicants also demonstrate their communication skills in a chosen world language.

Graduates‘ profile

The graduate has deep knowledge in selected educational, educational -psychological and other disciplines. He/she is also acquainted with the main trends in the contemporary national and foreign pedagogical theory and practice. The graduate also follows the methodology of research in educational fields, methods of data acquisition, relevant statistical methods of data evaluation as well as other analytical methods. The graduate is able to communicate in English and is able to use the offers of Czech and foreign grant agencies, which currently fund research activities in the form of grant projects. Graduate is also able to present the results of his/her research activities in the form of publications in national and foreign journals. In the chosen field, graduates are capable of independent scientific research activities and can be applied in pedagogical and research activities at universities.

 

Characteristics through typical professions - research worker

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