The curriculum of this post-graduate study course has been developed based on the order of the Minister of Science and Higher Education of 17 January 2012 on the education standards in preparation for work as a teacher ( Journal of Laws of 6 February 2012 item 131.).
The course prepares students to work as teachers in educational institutions and grants the required qualifications.
Graduates receive certificates confirming the pedagogical training of persons with qualifications to teach a subject/subjects at a given education stage. This is proof of their having acquired the teaching qualifications as construed in the Order of the Minister of National Education of 12 March 2009 on the detailed requirements concerning teacher qualifications and on the definition of schools and cases when teacher with no higher education degrees or teaching qualifications can be employed.
Students can complete studies in one educational stage depending on the subject-teaching qualifications they hold:
• Pre-school education and the first educational stage (primary school grades 1-3),
• Second educational stage (primary school grades 4-6),
• Third and fourth educational stage (secondary school, post-secondary school, vocational education).
This Post-Graduate Studies course is open to persons with first-cycle (bachelor’s) and/or second-cycle (master’s) degrees and graduates of uniform master’s studies of all subjects which provide topical training to teach a specific subject (type of classes).