Course code SDSKP044
Faculty Faculty of Education, Psychology and Art
Credit points, number of lectures
Credit points ECTS Credit points Number of student independent work hours
10 15 400
E-courses SDSKP044: Diploma Paper
Course annotation
Diploma Paper forms the final part of the study programme. Writing the Diploma Paper, the students prove teacher’s professional competence, doing independent research on the subject contents and methodology.
Results
Writing the Diploma Paper, the students demonstrate:
1.research skills – to apply theoretical knowledge to select appropriate material, data collection, interpreting and discussing results;
2.broader theoretical knowledge of the specifics of the school subject, its aims, methods, techniques and expected results;
3.skills of designing, piloting and evaluating scientifically grounded and practically applicable teaching/learning materials in the corresponding specialization subject;
4.skills of analyzing their own professional work, selecting appropriate evidence and supporting their choice, thus proving their professional competence.
Course plan
No.ThemeType of classes
L, S, P, LdHours
1.Requirements for Diploma Paper/ Professional portfolioL2
2.Independent research work under supervision of the adviser
3.Pre-defence of Diploma Paper/ Professional Portfolio S4
4.Total hours6


Requirements for obtaining credit points
The successful defence of the Diploma Paper in compliance with the conventions for Diploma Paper writing accepted by the chosen study programme. Assessment by mark.
The Diploma Paper should be submitted in electronic and paper format.
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