Course syllabus AND - Andragogy (ŠAVŠ - WS 2016/2017)

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Course title: Andragogy
Semester: WS 2016/2017
Course supervisor:
Supervising department:
Department of Human Resources Management (ŠAVŠ)
Prerequisites for registration:
not Bachelor state examination
Time allowance:
full-time, 2/1 (hours of lectures per week / hours of seminars per week)
Type of study:
Form of teaching:
lecture, seminar
Mode of completion and credits:
Exam (5 credits)
Course objective:
The main objective of the course is to present and explain the practical importance of the adults´education as well as of a life-long learning.
Course methods:
Lcetures, seminars, case studies, elaboration of an educational project and its presentation, team work.
Course content:
1.Andragogy in a system of the sciences, nature and development of andragogy (allowance 2/1)
2.Professional education of the adults, trends in the area of professional education (allowance 2/1)
Development of andragogy in the Czech republic and abroad, current trends (allowance 2/1)
Concept of a life-long learning (allowance 2/1)
Strategic approach to an education in organizations (allowance 2/1)
Human resource development and education in organizations (allowance 2/1)
7.Analysis and identification of educational needs (allowance 2/1)
Forms, methods and techniques of an education in organizations (allowance 2/1)
Personality and competencies of an educator (allowance 2/1)
Didactics of an adults´ education (allowance 2/1)
Organizational forms of teaching, teaching and motivation (allowance 2/1)
Evaluation in the area of adults´ education (allowance 2/1)
Learning outcomes and competences:
After completing the course, student:
Will be able to identify educational needs of the employees
Will be able to plan, implement and evaluate an educational process in an organization
Will understand essential principles and nature of the educational process
-Will understand nature of the different educational techniques and methods, including coaching
Will understand specific aspects of a development and education of the adult people in organizations

Teaching methods and workload (hours of workload):
Type of teaching method
Daily attendance
Direct teaching
     Attendance of lectures
24 h
     Attendance of courses/seminars/tutorials
12 h
     Consultations with teacher (part-time form of study)
0 h
     Course reading and ongoing preparation
26 h
     Composing of individual (seminar) work
28 h
     Preparation for final test
50 h
140 h
Assessment methods:
Requirement type
Daily attendance
Active lecture/seminar/workshop/tutorial participation25 %
Term paper25 %
Final test
50 %
100 %
Course completion:
Stundents will be evaluated according to the following criteria:
- activity on the lectures and seminars
- completion of the individual asignments and tasks
- final test
Support for combined/distance forms of study:
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Reading list:
Language of instruction: Czech
MUŽÍK, J. Profesní vzdělávání dospělých. Praha: Wolters – Kluwer, 2012. ISBN 978-80-7357-738-4.
VODÁK, J. -- KUCHARČÍKOVÁ, A. Efektivní vzdělávání zaměstnanců. Praha: Grada, 2011. ISBN 978-80-247-3651-8.
BENEŠ, M. Andragogika. Praha: Grada, 2014. 176 p. ISBN 978-80-247-2580-2.

VETEŠKA, J. Teorie a praxe kompetenčního přístupu. Praha: Educa Service, 2011. ISBN 978-80-87306-09-3.
SIEGRIST, T. -- BELZ, H. Klíčové kompetence a jejich rozvíjení. Praha: Portál, 2011. ISBN 978-80-7367-930-9.
Language of instruction: Czech
BARTOŇKOVÁ, H. Firemní vzdělávání. Praha: Grada, 2010. ISBN 978-80-247-2914-5.
PRŮCHA, J. -- VETEŠKA, J. Andragogický slovník. 2nd ed. Praha: Grada, 2014. 320 p. ISBN 978-80-247-4748-4.
MUŽÍK, J. Andragogická didaktika. Řízení vzdělávacího procesu. Praha: Wolters – Kluwer, 2010. ISBN 978-80-7357-581-6.

Study plans:
Field of study B-EM-PERLZ Business Administration and Human Resources Management, full-time form, initial period WS 2015/2016, place of teaching Mladá Boleslav
Run in the period of:
WS 2020/2021, SS 2019/2020, WS 2019/2020, SS 2018/2019, WS 2018/2019, WS 2017/2018 (and older)
Course tutor:
Teaching language:
Room: Mladá Boleslav

Last modification made by Ing. Lucie Kočí on 03/20/2018.

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