Faculty Faculty of Education (FPE)
Study programme Preschool and Out-of-School Pedagogy (B7531)
Branch of study Teacher Training for Pre-school Teachers (7531R001/0 - 12)
Level of acquired qualification Bachelor
Form of study Full-time
Standard length of study 3 years
Number of ECTS credits 180
Qualification awarded Bachelor (Bc.)
Access to further studies Master study programme  
Type of completion State Final Exam
Study and Examination Code URL
Faculty coordinator for international students
Sirotek Vladimír, PaedDr. CSc.
Email: sirotek@kch.zcu.cz
Phone: 377636007
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Key learning outcomes Kindergarten teacher training programme provides knowledge and experience in the field of pre-primary education on both theoretical and practical level. The most characteristic feature is its multidisciplinary character. Graduates master a range of basic skills and knowledge that are necessary and usable for formation of educational offer in kindergarten. Here the focus is on capability of didactic transformation of knowledge and skills. Graduates are able to plan, carry out and evaluate the educational process in accordance to the biological and mental needs of the child and in relation to its psychosomatic development. Graduates define the framework and partial educational aims in accordance with specific features of pre-school child development. They use and integrate adequate methods and work forms. They know basic didactic procedures and nondirective means to attract attention. They use means that lead to creating good social environment in the classroom. They know principles of effective communication with children and are able to apply them in practice. They are able to approach sensitively individual children as well as to work with a group. They manage effective communication with parents. Graduates are familiar with pedagogical diagnostic of a pre-school child and are able to use knowledge from the field of psychology and special pedagogy. Graduates are capable of teamwork. In discussion they analyze and critically evaluate the course of educational process and justify their working processes. They reflect the level of their competencies, and they pursue their further professional development. Graduates show the basic knowledge of school legislation. They understand the structure of the relevant Framework Education Programme, manage basic administrative tasks and filing, that is a part of the kindergarten teacher work. They are able to require new knowledge from professional texts, to interpret them and to apply them on the solution of the chosen topic or problem. They are able to express themselves in written and oral form. They are able to make use of IC technologies. Graduates show knowledge of the English language at the B1-B2 levels of the Common European Framework of Reference for languages.
Specific admission requirements Passing a written entrance examination; passing an oral entrance examination
Specific provisions for recognition of prior learning General Rules for the Recognition of Previous Studies
Qualification requirements and regulations 180 ECTS credits, Bachelor Thesis, Final State Examination
Profile of the programme This study programme is designed as an occupational one. In addition to theoretical background (blocks of theoretical courses), it mainly provides skill-related courses/blocks of skill-related courses preparing the future graduate for employment in various areas/fields, such as pre-primary education. Graduates master a range of basic skills and knowledge that are necessary and usable for formation of educational offer in kindergarten. Here the focus is on capability of didactic transformation of knowledge and skills. Graduates are able to plan, carry out and evaluate the educational process in accordance to the biological and mental needs of the child and in relation to its psychosomatic development. Graduates define the framework and partial educational aims in accordance with specific features of pre-school child development. They use and integrate adequate methods and work forms. They know basic didactic procedures and nondirective means to attract attention.
Occupational profiles of graduates with examples pre-school education teacher
Branch of study guarantor Podpera Milan, Mgr. Ph.D.
Course list by year of study and semester
1. year 2. year 3. year Undetermined year
Winter Summer Winter Summer Winter Summer Winter Summer
KTV/TVDM1 (2)
KPG/XPN (2)
KMT/MŠMA (4)
KTV/ZTTC (2)
KPG/OASR (2)
KVK/UPVV (4)
KPG/DVMŠ1 (2)
KPG/PPG1 (3)
CBG/BIZV (2)
KHK/HRMŠ1 (2)
KHK/HVYM1 (2)
KPS/OBPS (3)
Sum of ECTS credits
for compulsory courses 30
The student can choose the courses from the following course offer beyond their study obligations.
KPS/VYPS (4)
KTV/TVDM2 (1)
KPG/DVMŠ2 (2)
KHK/HVYM2 (2)
KMT/DITMŠ (3)
KPG/MPV1 (3)
KČJ/JVPV1 (3)
KMT/RMMŠ1 (2)
KPG/KS1 (6)
KVK/VUTP (3)
KHK/HRMŠ2 (2)
Sum of ECTS credits
for compulsory courses 31
The student can choose the courses from the following course offer beyond their study obligations.
KPS/SOPS (2)
KPG/XPV2 (4)
KTV/TDTC1 (2)
KHK/DIMŠ1 (2)
KPG/SPMZ1 (2)
KPG/MPV2 (4)
KHK/HRMŠ3 (2)
KVK/TPR (2)
KMT/RMMŠ2 (3)
KMT/MŠTD1 (2)
Sum of ECTS credits
for compulsory courses 25
Student chooses optional courses so that the number of ECTS credits for optional courses totals: 5.
KČJ/JVPV2 (2)
KČJ/PECP (2)
KPG/SPMZ2 (3)
KVK/ČPV (2)
KTV/TDZTV (3)
KHK/HRMŠ4 (2)
KMT/MŠTD2 (2)
KPG/XPS1 (6)
KHK/DIMŠ2 (2)
KTV/TDTC2 (3)
KPS/PEPS (3)
Sum of ECTS credits
for compulsory courses 30
The student can choose the courses from the following course offer beyond their study obligations.
KPG/XPS2 (6)
KPG/DEVZ (3)
KHK/DIMŠ3 (3)
KVK/DVČ (3)
Sum of ECTS credits
for compulsory courses 15
From the following group of courses and from the list of optional courses student has to register for sufficient number of courses so that the sum of their ECTS credits is 15
KPG/MLKV (2)
KPG/SEXZ (2)
KHK/MZKT (2)
KMT/DMVSM (0)
KPG/PPG2 (4)
KMT/MŠDI (3)
KČJ/DJLSM (0)
KTV/DTVMS (0)
KPG/PGPSM (0)
KHK/DHVMS (0)
KMT/DPVMS (0)
KPG/ZALOA (3)
KPG/DGPD (2)
KVK/DVVMS (0)
Sum of ECTS credits
for compulsory courses 12
From the following group of courses and from the list of optional courses student has to register for sufficient number of courses so that the sum of their ECTS credits is 18
KPS/NADŽ (4)
KPG/RP (3)
KPS/RETE (2)
KPG/HMSMP (2)
Sum of ECTS credits
for compulsory courses 0
From the following group of courses and from the list of optional courses student has to register for sufficient number of courses so that the sum of their ECTS credits is 30
UJP/RA (4)
UJP/NA (4)
KPG/VZSK (2)
UJP/AA (4)
UJP/FA (4)
KVD/ÚZTI (2)
KPS/SBP1 (6)
KHK/BP1 (6)
KMT/SBP1M (6)
KMT/SBP1T (6)
KČJ/SBP1 (5)
KVK/BAP1 (4)
KTV/BP1 (6)
KPG/SBP1 (6)
UJP/NB3 (2)
UJP/NB5 (2)
UJP/AB5 (2)
UJP/RB1 (2)
UJP/RB3 (2)
KTV/TA1 (2)
UJP/AB3 (2)
Sum of ECTS credits
for compulsory courses 0
From the following group of courses and from the list of optional courses student has to register for sufficient number of courses so that the sum of their ECTS credits is 30
KPG/SBP2 (6)
KTV/BP2 (6)
KMT/SBP2T (6)
KHK/BP2 (6)
KPS/SBP2 (6)
KČJ/SBP2 (7)
KVK/BAP2 (8)
KMT/SBP2M (6)
KHK/HPH (2)
UJP/NB4 (2)
UJP/AB4 (2)
UJP/FB4 (2)
UJP/RB2 (2)
KPS/PSPAB (2)
KHK/PHJ (2)
Total 60 credits Total 60 credits Total 60 credits Total 60 credits
Total 180 credits