Primary education

Specialty: PRIMARY EDUCATION

Educational program: primary school teacher.

Educational Degree: Bachelor/Master

Department of Theory and Methodology of Primary Education of Mukachevo State University carries out training of competitive, highly educated, culture-aware, harmoniously developed primary school specialists on the basis of competence approach.


Educational process is accomplished in accordance with the requirements of the Laws of Ukraine “On Education”, “On Higher Education “, the National Doctrine of Education Development in Ukraine, State Program” Teacher “, Pedagogical Concepts in education, the main regulative standards of European integration in education. Educational training is delivered by experienced scientific pedagogical staff (Doctors of Pedagogy, Ph.D. holders, masters of pedagogy),  who are supervisors to professional and scientific development of students.


Future teachers have possibility to study Didactics, Theory and methodology of education”, teaching methods for elementary school subjects (“Language and Literature”, “Mathematics”, “Natural science”, “Social science”, “Art”, “Technology”, “Health and physical culture”), “Pedagogical technologies of teaching”,” Fundamentals of inclusive pedagogy “and others subjects of  psychological and pedagogical direction.


Apart from theory, students have possibility to practice their pedagogical skills by holding school classes: “The first days of a child at school”, “Trial lessons in primary school”, “Out-of-school educational activities”, “Pedagogical practice in summer health-improving camps”, “Pre-diploma practice “, etc. The system of pedagogical practice is aimed at forming practical skills and professional competences that will help in future work.


University students have opportunity to carry out scientific researches and present them at conferences, seminars, Academic Olympics.

Graduates of the higher educational institution of the specialty “Primary education” can be employed both in general educational and out-of-school educational institutions as:

  • Primary school teachers
  • Extracurricular activity teacher at primary school
  • Organizer of primary school activity
  • assistant teacher in groups with inclusive education.

The graduates in specialty have the possibility to apply for Double Diploma Program, which functions under international treaties of Mukachevo State University with higher educational institutions of Poland, and enables practicing and studying abroad.


Website: www.msu.edu.ua

Phone: +38 (03131) 3-93-43, +38 (03131) 2-22-09

e-mail: d_pf@mail.msu.edu.ua

Address: Mukachevo, 59 Y. Komensky st.