Course title:Multicultural Education
Faculty:Faculty of Education
Department:Department of Special Education
Course code:SPG / E-MUL
Level of study:Mgr.
Format of study:Seminar 2 [Hours/Week]
Name of the lecturer:doc. PhDr. et PhDr. Martin Kaleja, Ph.D., MBA (G)
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Annotation:Course Objectives: The main objectives of the course are the following ones: a) presenting and understanding the key aspects of multicultural education, b) contributing to the development and cultivation of multicultural competencies of students and preparing them for effective professional work with people with different cultural backgrounds, c) getting to know the specifics of some selected issues and d) making improving into own perceptions, reflections and also making own attitudes towards to different people to be better constructed, and much more cultivated, and with educational dispositions. The aim of the course is to prepare students for dealing with people from a different cultural background. The aim of the course is also to provide students with basic knowledge about the influence of socio-cultural environment on the development of human personality and behaviour. Exercises are of self-reflective character with a focus on identifying of own perception of stereotypes, communication barriers, rigid thought patterns to be developed by tolerance to differences among people. The course builds and develops students' experience, gained during studying.