Department of Primary Education

The targets set by the Study Programme are achieved through three interconnected levels of learning, on the basis of a dynamic connection between education theory and teaching practice. These three levels include three study cycles, which represent the three dimensions of a teacher’s dynamic role.

In particular:

The first cycle offers general education knowledge that every student of the Department of Primary Education should acquire by studying the wider discipline of Education Sciences.
The second cycle is about training students in subjects of Teaching.
The third cycle is about specializations, focusing on those taught at primary schools.

Compulsory minimum period of study: eight (8) semesters.

  • Konstantinos Kotsis, Professor

  • Anastasios Mikropoulos, Professor

Contact information

Secretary: Angeliki Kapritsiou

Secretariat – Department of Primary Education
Transitional Administration Building, Ground floor
University of Ioannina
45110 Ioannina

Phone: (+30) 26510 07187, 07402, 07454-7, 07435
Fax: (+30) 26510 07023

Postgraduate Study

The Department of Primary Education, School of Education Sciences, University of Ioannina, has organized and offers a:

  • Postgraduate Course that leads to the award of a Master’s Degree in Education Sciences, and a PhD degree. The Postgraduate Course offers seven distinctly certified specializations, namely: Humanitarian Sciences in Education, Language and Children’s Literature, Special Education, Intercultural Education, Organization, Management and Evaluation in Education, Applied Counselling in educational and social frameworks, and Natural Sciences in Education
  • Interdepartmental Postgraduate Course in Philosophy.
  • Education Sciences – Learning Technologies
    Inter-university Interdepartmental Postgraduate Course

The Department also includes a two-year study Academy, established in 1996 to offer postgraduate training and specialization to Primary Education staff.

Doctoral Studies

The Department of Primary Education, School of Education Sciences, University of Ioannina welcomes PhD applications from holders of a Master’s Degree

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