851-0240-22L  Coping with Psychosocial Demands of Teaching (EW4 DZ)

SemesterAutumn Semester 2023
LecturersS. Maurer, P. Caprez, I. Sargenti
Periodicityyearly recurring course
Language of instructionGerman
CommentThe successful participation in EW1 ("Human Learning") and EW2 ("Designing Learning Environments for School") is recommended, but not a mandatory prerequisite.


851-0240-22 SBewältigung psychosozialer Anforderungen im Lehrberuf (EW4 DZ) Special students and auditors need a special permission from the lecturers.3 hrs
Tue09:15-12:00HG E 33.1 »
09:15-12:00HG F 26.5 »
09:15-12:00HG G 26.1 »
S. Maurer, P. Caprez, I. Sargenti

Catalogue data

AbstractIn this class, students will learn concepts and skills for coping with psychosocial demands of teaching
ObjectiveStudents possess theoretical knowledge and practical competences to be able to cope with the psychosocial demands of teaching.

(1) They know relevant rules of conversation and conflict management and are able to apply them in an appropriate way in the school context (e.g. in parental talks).
(2) They know core aspects of classroom management and know how to apply it concretely (e.g. promoting a positive learning atmosphere, avoiding disciplinary difficulties) and they are aware of possible contacts (e.g. llegal or psychological services).

Performance assessment

Performance assessment information (valid until the course unit is held again)
Performance assessment as a semester course
ECTS credits2 credits
ExaminersS. Maurer, P. Caprez, I. Sargenti
Typeungraded semester performance
Language of examinationGerman
RepetitionRepetition only possible after re-enrolling for the course unit.
Additional information on mode of examinationTeilnahme an mindestens 75 % (an 6 von 8 Terminen) der praktischen Übungen im Seminar; Kompensation eines weiteren Fehltermins durch individuelle Zusatzarbeit ist möglich): 26.09.;3.10.;10.10.;31.10.;07.11.;14.11.;21.11.;28.11.

Schriftliche Leistungsnachweise umfassen
- die fristgerechte Abgabe von Arbeitsaufträgen während des Seminars sowie
- einen Unterrichtsbesuch mit schriftlichem Bericht
- ein abschliessendes schriftliches Klassenführungskonzept

Learning materials

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General : Special students and auditors need a special permission from the lecturers
Places20 at the most
Waiting listuntil 29.09.2023

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