Practical educational exercise

Course Information
TitleΠΡΑΚΤΙΚΗ ΕΚΠΑΙΔΕΥΤΙΚΗ ΑΣΚΗΣΗ / Practical educational exercise
CodeGGN 773E
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodSpring
CoordinatorDimitrios Kostopoulos
Course ID600013702

Class Information
Academic Year2018 – 2019
Class PeriodSpring
Faculty Instructors
Class ID
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Digital Course Content
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
Required Courses
  • GGP 108Ε Philosophy of Science
  • GGN 771E Didactics of Geology
Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of the course, students shall be able to effectively prepare and carry out educational activities in the domain of Geology-Geography in secondary education, as well as other relevant topics in any level and type of education.
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Adapt to new situations
  • Work autonomously
  • Appreciate diversity and multiculturality
  • Demonstrate social, professional and ethical commitment and sensitivity to gender issues
Course Content (Syllabus)
This course focusses on the acquisition of educational/teaching experience in a real context and includes the preparation and delivery of courses and/or other educational activities from the students, in the domains of Geology-Geography and adjacent disciplines. In particular, it aims at the: a) familiarization of the student with his/her future working environment and the work of a teacher b) gradual and systematic introduction in the everyday tasks of a teacher, i.e. the planning, delivery and evaluation of the teaching/learning process, c) development of skills related to the understanding, interpretation and critical analysis of the teaching process in real-life situations. During the course, the students shall attend teaching classes of experienced educators, as well as discuss with educators and learners on specific matters of planning and implementation of educational activities. The practical educational exercise shall take place in secondary schools. This shall be complemented by additional, active participation of students within the educational activities (education, training, capacity building, outreach) of the School of Geology.
education, practical exercise
Educational Material Types
  • practical exercise on teaching/educational activities
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Communication with Students
Course Organization
Student Assessment
Quality management system of the Quality Assurance Unit (MO.DI.P)
Student Assessment methods
  • Report (Summative)
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