Psychology and pedagogy of preschool education
Direction: 44.03.02 “Psychological and pedagogical education”
Graduate’s degree (qualification): bachelor
Form of education: full-time
Duration of the program: 4 years
Modules and Disciplines:
Module 1 “Theoretical Foundations of Professional Activity” (2nd year of training 4 semester and 3 year of study 1 semester) – Theoretical training – disciplines: General and experimental psychology, Developmental psychology, Clinical psychology, Special psychology, Pedagogical psychology. Elective Disciplines: The Basics of Social and State Guarantees of Children’s Education; Ensuring the rights and interests of children.
Module2 “Sociocultural aspects of preschool childhood” (1 year of study, 1 semester) Theoretical training – disciplines: Introduction to the profession. Disciplines of choice: Subculture of pre-school childhood; Sociocultural conditions for the development of preschoolers; Literature for children; The image of a child in art; Psychology of the family; Upbringing of the preschool child in the family; Ethnopedagogy; Ethnography of childhood.
Module 3 “Theoretical Foundations of Preschool Education” (2nd year of training) Theoretical training –
Child psychology, Pedagogy of childhood. Disciplines for choice: Means of non-verbal communication of preschool children; Observation of non-verbal communication of the preschooler; Educational programs for preschoolers; Foreign pedagogical systems in Russian preschool education; History of pedagogy of preschool education; History of Russian education.
Module 4 “Pedagogical Technologies of Preschool Education” (3 year of education) Theoretical training – disciplines: Theory and methodology of artistic and aesthetic development of preschoolers; Theory and methodology of cognitive-speech development of preschoolers; Theory and methods of physical development of preschool children; Theory and methodology of socially-personal development of preschool children; Psychology and pedagogy of the game; Development of interaction and communication of children in early and preschool years; Organization of productive activities of children. Disciplines for choice: Workshop: the art of preschoolers; Workshop: leisure in kindergarten; Game and toy in the educational process; Psychological and pedagogical examination of games and toys; Workshop: experiments and experiments for preschoolers; Workshop: children’s design; Workshop: the world of children’s games; Workshop: theatrical activity in kindergarten.
Module 5 “Professional interaction between subjects of the educational process and the self-development of the teacher” (3-4 years of training) Theoretical training – disciplines: Interaction of the kindergarten and the preschooler’s family; Workshops: Workshop: interaction of the teacher with children in the educational process; Training of pedagogical communication; Workshop: special children in the kindergarten group. Disciplines for choice: Technical means of teaching preschool children; Computer technologies in the activities of the educator; Workshop: adaptation of children to kindergarten; Workshop: adaptation of children to the conditions of the educational organization; Workshop: mother-child interaction; Practice: interaction in a mother-child dyad.
Module 6 “Monitoring the development of children in the educational process” (4 year of training) Theoretical training – disciplines: Methods of pedagogical evaluation of the development of preschoolers; Monitoring of the results of the implementation of the educational program.
Module 7 “Planning of educational work in a group of preschool children” (4 year of training) Theoretical training – disciplines: Planning of educational activities in the kindergarten group; Educational program of preschool educational organization; Organization of the subject-developing environment in the kindergarten group. Disciplines for choice: Workshop: teacher’s portfolio; Workshop: the self-development program of the teacher.
Electives: Improving athletic skills; Foreign language (supporting course); Foreign language (0th).