Pedagogical and Teaching Certificate

The program is addressed to students and graduates of the Department of Social Work of DUTH. Its purpose is to meet the existing needs, in accordance with the current legal framework, so that the holders of ECDC can work in public, private and lifelong learning.

The ECHR is a comprehensive program of pedagogical and didactic competence, included in the undergraduate program of Social Work, in which the graduates of the Department are admitted upon request. The program provides their basic pedagogical education, in order to acquire the formal and essential qualifications for the teaching of subjects in their field, and hence the status of teacher and the ability to fill positions “PE30 Social Work”.

The sixteen (16) courses offered for obtaining the Certificate are the following and are distributed, according to Laws 3848/2010 and 4186/2013, in the following three thematic units.

The sixteen (16) courses offered for obtaining the Certificate are the following and are distributed, according to Laws 3848/2010 and 4186/2013, in the following three thematic units.

A. Education and Training Issues

1. Social Pedagogical and Socio-cultural Animation (Compulsory)

2. Psychology

3. Human Development

4. Sociology

5. Consulting

6. Educational Supervision and Personal Development

Students attend three (3) courses from this unit, of which the course “Social Pedagogical and Socio-Cultural Animation” is mandatory and have the opportunity to choose two (2) courses from the other courses offered.

B. Learning and Teaching Issues

1. Adult Education – Lifelong Learning

2. Gender and Equality

3.Social work in Education (Compulsory)

4. Society, Education and Environment

5. Social Work and Multiculturalism

6. Social Working with Teams

7.Contemporary Technologies and Critical Reflection on Social Work and Counseling

8. Art in the Practice of Social Work

Students attend three (3) courses from this unit, of which the course “Social Work in Education” is mandatory and with the option of choosing two (2) courses from the other courses offered.

C. Special Teaching and Practical Exercise

1. Internship – Microteaching and Pedagogical Projects (Compulsory)

2. Teaching of Social Sciences (Compulsory).