Katedra speciální pedagogiky
702 00 Ostrava
SPG – abbreviation of the name of the Department used in the abbreviation of subjects taught by the Department. The List of subjects taught in English and Czech (particularly for Polish and Slovak incoming students) one finds on website pdf.osu.cz/spg, then click on Předměty na SPG, vše.
The Department teaches students in the degrees Special Pedagogy for Nursery School Teachers and Education Workers (combined study) and Special Pedagogy (full-time study). It also plays a key role in teaching students of the degrees in Education with Focus in Leisure and Resocialization, and Teaching for Primary Schools – Level 1 (Special Pedagogy). The Department provides teaching for two courses belonging to the common core of universal subjects for students of the degrees Teaching for Primary Schools – Level 1, Teaching for Primary Schools – Level 2, and Teaching for Secondary Schools at three faculties of the University of Ostrava (Pedagogical Faculty, Faculty of Arts and Faculty of Science). The degree programs are tailored to acquaint students with the particular requirements of pupils with special educational needs and to allow students to acquire skills for working with these pupils, working in teams, and making effective use of the available range of counseling services.