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Registration fee is non-refundable.
The registration fee is non-refundable and does not guarantee acceptance.

Must be paid to the Daugavpils University bank account:
Bank Details:

  • Name: Daugavpils University
  • VAT Reg. No.: LV90000065985
  • Address: 13 Vienibas street, Daugavpils, LV5401
  • Account No./IBAN: LV64HABA0551055786378
  • Bank name: Swedbank AS
  • SWIFT code: HABALV22

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More information

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Overview

THE AIM of the master’s study programme is to promote the improvement of students’ professional pedagogical, management and research competence for competitiveness in education, to motivate for further academic growth.

KNOWLEDGE
understanding of educational sciences (integrating into them also other sciences related to
human life) and their sub-branches, theories and practices, education systems, history,
development trends, current research in Latvia, Europe and the world;

understanding of the research process, which includes research logic, diverse research
methods, interpretation and dissemination of research data;

critical understanding of the links between educational theories, research, pedagogical
regularities and practice;

understanding of the pedagogical process and the optimum learning environment in diverse
educational contexts;

integrated knowledge and understanding of education management, interaction of participants
in the educational process at different levels of education, research process, mentoring in
education, communication in team work in educational institutions at different levels.

SKILLS
Systematically and critically analyse societal processes related to education, theories, research
data, educational policies and legal issues in Latvia, Europe and the world;

critically analyse complex issues of educational sciences at different levels of education and
professional activity, substantiating and arguing orally and in writing, defending one’s opinion;

plan, implement and assess pedagogical activities according to the needs of different
educational target groups in different contexts, creating a safe and supportive, optimum
learning environment;

formulate, analytically describe and present information, problems and solutions in the
educational sciences, in the professional activities of teachers and education managers;

explain and discuss complex or systemic aspects of professional activity of educational
sciences and educators, education managers, results of international and local research both
with specialists in the field, with non-specialists and the general public, present the results of
research to various audiences;

independently use theories, methods and problem-solving skills to carry out research activities
in educational sciences.

COMPETENCE
Independently formulate and critically analyse complex scientific and professional problems
in the field of education, substantiate decisions, if necessary, perform additional analysis of
problems, using the acquired knowledge and skills in new or unforeseen situations;

to integrate knowledge and skills from different fields in the autonomous decision-making
process, contribute to the creation of new knowledge, development of research and
professional methods, taking into account the ethical responsibility for scientific results or the
potential impact of professional activities on society in the context of sustainable development;

to encourage and introduce innovative, theoretical and research-based changes into the field of
education in the workplace and in the society, responsibly assessing the potential impact of an
activity on the relationship between education and society;

to lead or coordinate interdisciplinary teams, implement mentoring in practice, perform
educational work in accordance with the needs of various educational target groups in an
inclusive educational environment, taking responsibility for their own initiative, for the results
of staff’s / team’s work;

to reflect on their learning process and achieved results, promote further development of their
knowledge, skills and competences.

Apply now! Fall semester 2024/25
Application start
4 Mar 2024
Application deadline
16 Jun 2024, 23:59:59
Eastern European Time
Studies commence
2 Sept 2024

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States

Apply now! Fall semester 2024/25
Application start
4 Mar 2024
Application deadline
16 Jun 2024, 23:59:59
Eastern European Time
Studies commence
2 Sept 2024

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States