Department of Pedagogy and Educational Psychology

The Department of Pedagogy and Educational Psychology (DPEP) was created as a structural unit of the Faculty of Education and Management on August 30, 2006 by merging the department of Pedagogy and the department of Pedagogical Psychology.

CONTACT DETAILS:

1 Parādes Street – Room 205, 221, 424

Tel.: +371 65428636, Email: pppk@du.lv

Department head: Valērijs Dombrovskis, Dr.psych., M.Ed., associate professor

Contact details: 1 Parādes Street – Room 424

Academic Staff:

Jeļena Badjanova Dr.paed, docent
Jeļena Davidova Dr.paed, professor
Valērijs Dombrovskis Dr.psych., M.Ed., associate professor
Svetlana Guseva Dr.psych, docent
Irēna Kokina Dr.psych, professor
Aļona Korniševa Dr.psych, M.Ed., docent
Valērijs Makarevičs Dr.psych., docent
Larisa Silova M.paed., lecturer
Sandra Zariņa Dr.paed., docent

Participation in Projects

  • ESF project No. 8.2.1.0/18/I/002 “Reducing education programme fragmentation at Liepāja University”
  • ESF project No. 8.2.1.0/18/I/003 “Reducing education programme fragmentation and strengthening resource sharing by designing and licensing a Bachelor’s education programme “Special Education” and through accreditation of the education field “Education, Pedagogy, and Sports”
  • ESF project No. 8.2.1.0/18/I/005 “Modernisation of Daugavpils University education field “Education, Pedagogy, and Sports” for sustainable development of the Latvian education system”
  • ESF project No. 8.2.1.0/18/A/019 “Reducing education programme fragmentation and strengthening resource sharing at Daugavpils University”
  • ESF project No. 8.2.1.0/18/I/006 “Reducing teacher education programme fragmentation and strengthening resource sharing at the Latvian Academy of Sport Education”
  • ESF project No. 8.2.2.0/18/I/005 “Strengthening the capacity of Daugavpils University academic staff in the education field “Education, Pedagogy, and Sports” in the areas of strategic specialisation”
  • ESF project No. 8.2.3.0/18/A/010 “Improving Daugavpils University management and leadership competencies”
  • ESF project No. 8.3.1.1/16/I/002 “Competency-based approach to education content; Teacher professional competency improvement programme author/course convenor services”
  • ESF project No. 8.3.2.1./16/I/002 “Implementing national and international events for development of student talents”
  • ESF project No. 8.4.1.0/16/1/001 “Employee professional competence improvement. Team ABC”
  • Asylum, Migration and Integration Fund (AMIF) project “The integration bridge” No. PMIF/8/2019/2/0, Activity No. 3

Daugavpils University Scientific Projects

“Involvement of students in the internal quality assurance process at Daugavpils University”, Contract No. 14-95/1

Projects Supported by International Funds

E.M. Tschermak’s Foundation grant for the study: “Gender differences of Latvian and Bulgarian males and females at the stage of adulthood”

Scientific Publications

Journal “Problems in Music Pedagogy” еISSN: 2501-0158, http://pmp.du.lv/ – indexed in EBSCO, ERICH PLUS, and ProQuest

Academic Staff of the Department is Involved in the Implementation of 21 Education Programme:

  • D139P: First level professional higher education study programme “Preschool Teacher” (41141)
  • D139B: Professional higher education Bachelor’s study programme “Teacher” (42141)
  • D139S: Professional Bachelor’s study programme “Primary School Teacher” (42141)
  • D139O: Second level professional higher education study programme “Teacher” (46141)
  • D04A3: Professional higher education Bachelor’s study programme “Art Management” (42211)
  • D1240: Academic Bachelor’s study programme “Psychology” (43313)
  • D139C: Professional higher education Master’s study programme “Education” (47141)
  • D139D: Professional higher education Master’s study programme “Education” (47141)
  • D139E: Professional higher education Master’s study programme “Education” [to acquire a professional Master’s degree in Education] (47141)
  • D139Q: Academic Master’s study programme “Educational Sciences” [50 Latvian credits] (45142)
  • D1399: Professional higher education Master’s study programme “Career Counsellor and Specialist in Youth Affairs” (47142)
  • D135S: Professional higher education Master’s study programme “Community and Establishment Administration” (47345)
  • D029Z: Professional higher education Master’s study programme “Intercultural Relations” (47222)
  • D02D5: Professional higher education Master’s study programme “Interpreter, Translator” (47222)
  • D1269: Professional higher education Master’s study programme “Psychology” [60 Latvian credits] (47313)
  • D1268: Professional higher education Master’s study programme “Psychology” [80 Latvian credits] (47313)
  • D1263: Professional higher education Master’s study programme “Law” (47380)
  • D139H: Doctoral study programme “Management Science” (51345)
  • D139N: Doctoral study programme “Education Science” (51142)
  • D0801: Doctoral study programme “Psychology” (51313)
  • D0819: Doctoral study programme “Legal Science” (51380)

International Cooperation Partner

Rivne State University of Humanities (Ukraine) http://www.rshu.edu.ua/ Department of Developmental and Educational Psychology http://www.rshu.edu.ua/kafedry-ppf/kafedra-vtpp

Cooperation Agreement

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