History of Education

Programme director: Prof. Béla Pukánszky DSc

Institute of Special Needs Education

H-6722 Szeged, Hattyas u. 10.

Phone/Fax: +36-62-546-044

E-mail: comenius@edpsy.u-szeged.hu


Research programmes

A  The history of teacher education at Kolozsvár-Szeged University

(a) The system and practice of teacher training at Kolozsvár-Szeged University

(b) The role of prominent professors


B  The development of the Hungarian educational sciences until 1948

(a) Major theoretical paradigms

(b) The role of educational sciences in the training of teachers


C  Child conceptions of the Hungarian teacher-training textbooks in the 19th-20th centuries

(a) Changes in conceptions of childhood

(b) Idealised views of childhood

(c) Child-conceptions influencing educational practice