PHILOSOPHY OF EDUCATION

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Code
58965
ACADEMIC YEAR
2021/2022
CREDITS
6 credits during the 3nd year of 10841 EDUCATIONAL SCIENCES (L-19) GENOVA
SCIENTIFIC DISCIPLINARY SECTOR
M-PED/01
LANGUAGE
Italian
TEACHING LOCATION
GENOVA (EDUCATIONAL SCIENCES)
semester
1° Semester
Prerequisites
Prerequisites
You can take the exam for this unit if you passed the following exam(s):
  • PEDAGOGICAL SCIENCES AND EDUCATION 8750 (coorte 2019/2020)
  • GENERAL PEDAGOGY I 66871
  • GENERAL PEDAGOGY 67645
  • EDUCATIONAL SCIENCES 10841 (coorte 2019/2020)
  • GENERAL PEDAGOGY I 66871
  • GENERAL PEDAGOGY 67645
Teaching materials

OVERVIEW

The course deals with the structures, the ideas and the fundamental research lines of the Philosophy of Education as educational science.

AIMS AND CONTENT

LEARNING OUTCOMES

Structuring of semantic complexes that govern the pedagogical and philosophical construction of the formation of a human being seen by a the theoretical profile.

AIMS AND LEARNING OUTCOMES

The objectives of the course are the acquisition of:
- knowledge about the theoretical foundations of the Philosophy
- learning of interpretive, problematic and critical setting, about the analysis of educational issues.

TEACHING METHODS

Lessons are conducted in the presence of the teacher; they are predominantly frontal lessons; interventions of the students are provided at the end of each lesson. Within the course are also scheduled thematic interventions by individual students agreed with the teacher; during the course can be scheduled group activities and are established depth seminars (every last Thursday of the month is scheduled the "General Pedagogy Seminar", already held for over ten years).

SYLLABUS/CONTENT

The Philosophy of education:
- Epistemology (the scientific status);
- Gnoseology (the theoretical profile);
- Ontologies (the human essence);
- Hermeneutical (interpretive thought).

RECOMMENDED READING/BIBLIOGRAPHY

- A. Kaiser, Filosofia dell’educazione, Il Melangolo, Genova, 2013

- A. Kaiser, Gnoseologia dell’educazione, La Scuola, Brescia, 1998

- M. Gennari, Herrad von Landsberg e l’Hortus deliciarum, Il Melangolo, Genova, 2017

TEACHERS AND EXAM BOARD

Office hours: The Teacher receives every week, at the Pedagogical Study (3C7 room). The reception schedule is available on the website DISFOR (www.disfor.unige.it), within the personal page of the Teacher. Students can contact the Teacher during the receipt time or, possibly, by phone during the same time (tel. 010-209.53.818).

Exam Board

ANNA KAISER (President)

GIANCARLA SOLA

LESSONS

TEACHING METHODS

Lessons are conducted in the presence of the teacher; they are predominantly frontal lessons; interventions of the students are provided at the end of each lesson. Within the course are also scheduled thematic interventions by individual students agreed with the teacher; during the course can be scheduled group activities and are established depth seminars (every last Thursday of the month is scheduled the "General Pedagogy Seminar", already held for over ten years).

LESSONS START

Mid-February, according to the timetable established by Disfor

Class schedule

All class schedules are posted on the EasyAcademy portal.

EXAMS

EXAM DESCRIPTION

Written work and Registration / Oral

ASSESSMENT METHODS

The written exam lasts 45 minutes. This mode allows the teacher to probe the knowledge gained by the student and his critical processing capabilities of the learned content. To this end, the examination is divided into a small number of open questions.
During the vision of the written and vote recording, there is the possibility of a short oral.
In case of failure in the script, the student must repeat the written work.

Exam schedule

Date Time Location Type Notes
10/01/2022 09:30 GENOVA Orale
24/01/2022 09:30 GENOVA Orale
07/02/2022 09:30 GENOVA Orale
16/05/2022 09:30 GENOVA Orale
30/05/2022 09:30 GENOVA Orale
13/06/2022 09:30 GENOVA Orale
11/07/2022 09:30 GENOVA Orale
05/09/2022 09:30 GENOVA Orale

FURTHER INFORMATION

Any change to the usual teaching activities (classes and office hours) will be promptly reported on the DISFOR site, within the personal page of the Teacher.

Subject Expert: Dr. Edoardo Valter Tizzi.