CONTEMPORARY APPROACHES IN HISTORY EDUCATION

Course Information
TitleCONTEMPORARY APPROACHES IN HISTORY EDUCATION / CONTEMPORARY APPROACHES IN HISTORY EDUCATION
CodeCFES-3
FacultyEducation
SchoolPrimary Education
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodWinter/Spring
CoordinatorMaria Vlachaki
CommonNo
StatusActive
Course ID600023219

Programme of Study: PPS Tmīmatos Dīmotikīs Ekpaídeusīs (2019-sīmera)

Registered students: 0
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
KORMOSExchange744

Class Information
Academic Year2023 – 2024
Class PeriodWinter
Instructors from Other Categories
Class ID
600245484
Course Type 2021
General Foundation
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
  • Distance learning
Digital Course Content
Erasmus
The course is also offered to exchange programme students.
Language of Instruction
  • English (Instruction, Examination)
Learning Outcomes
1. Critical thinking on contemporary historical issues 2. Historical sources analysis 3. Acquiring teaching strategies 4. Using different approaches such as local history, oral history, digital history, historical movies, historical graphic novels and drama – verbatim theatre 5. Developing democaratic competences
Course Content (Syllabus)
The course aims to approach theoretical issues and methods in history education related to the transformation of academic historical knowledge into pedagogical knowledge and the development of historical thinking and historical consciousness. Alternative or informal types of history education are presented such as local history, oral history, digital history, historical movies, historical graphic novels and drama – verbatim theatre. The course includes lectures, workshops and educational visits to places of historical significance. You can attend the course via zoom every Tuesday 11:00-14:00. https://authgr.zoom.us/j/95324129273?pwd=V1ovamVrQzVaU003UFd5djZYaHl4QT09 Meeting ID: 953 2412 9273 Passcode: 031370 For further information contact: Dr. Maria Vlachaki, Historian, History Didactics, email: marvl@eled.auth.gr .
Keywords
Contemporary History, History Didactics, Inquiry based approach
Educational Material Types
  • Notes
  • Slide presentations
  • Book
  • Book, Slides
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Laboratory Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Communication with Students
  • Use of ICT in Student Assessment
Description
Work in groups by using new technologies Presentations via Internet
Course Organization
ActivitiesWorkloadECTSIndividualTeamworkErasmus
Lectures
Seminars
Fieldwork
Total
Student Assessment
Description
Active participation in lectures and visits at historical places Final Exams: An essay of 1500 words
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Assignment (Formative, Summative)
  • Labortatory Assignment (Formative, Summative)
Bibliography
Additional bibliography for study
Chapman, A (ed.) (2021) Knowing History in Schools: Powerful knowledge and the powers of knowledge. Knowledge and the Curriculum. London: UCL Press.https://www.uclpress.co.uk/products/130698 Cooper, H. (2018). What is creativity in history? Education 3-13, International Journal of Primary, Elementary and Early Years Education, 46:6, p. 636-647. Cooper, H. (2014). Τhe Teaching of History in Primary Schools. London: Routledge. Ercikan, K. and Seixas P. (eds.) (2015). New Directions in Assessing Historical Thinking, New York and London: Routledge. Haydn, T. (2018). Using New Technologies to Enhance Teaching and Learning in History. N.Y.: Routledge. Kee, K. (2014). Pastplay: Teaching and Learning History with Technology. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press. Kelly, T. M. (2013). Teaching History in the Digital Age. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press. Lévesque, S. (2008). Thinking Historically: Educating Students for the Twenty-First Century. Toronto: University of Toronto Press. Prensky, M (2017). Digital natives, digital immigrants, On the Horizon, 9 (5), MCB University Press Seixas, P. & Morton, T. (2013). The Big Six Historical Thinking Concepts. Toronto: Nelson Education Ltd.
Last Update
25-05-2024