🎓 University Master's Degree in Teacher Training for Compulsory Secondary Education and Baccalaureate, Professional Training and Language Teaching | Universitat Abat Oliba CEU

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Official Master’s in Teacher Training for Secondary Education and Baccalaureate, Vocational Training and Language Teaching
Course title

Official Master’s in Teacher Training for Secondary Education and Baccalaureate, Vocational Training and Language Teaching

Academic area

Education and Humanities

Duration / Credits

9 months / 60 ECTS credits

Official Quality Certification - AQU

places

44

format

Blended

Student profile 

This master's degree is aimed at students who are interested in teaching and culture, and in taking part in socio-educational projects

Public pre-enrolment process

Through the university access portal.
Documentation to be submitted
Pre-enrolment calendar
Pre-enrolment: from 28 July to 13 September
Publication of places: 28 September

Calendar and timetables

From October to June. Friday afternoons and Saturday mornings. 

Academic Calendar

Master’s degree aimed at creating professionals qualified to practise 

Why study at UAO CEU?

1. Education

The Official Master’s in Teacher Training for Secondary Education and Baccalaureate, Vocational Training and Language Teaching at Abat Oliba CEU University has a professional focus that aims to provide teachers with the skills they need to teach in compulsory secondary education, baccalaureate, vocational training and language teaching in both public and private schools.
The specialities offered are Mathematics and Catalan/Spanish Language and Literature using a blended learning methodology, which helps students adapt to the timetables and meet work commitments and other responsibilities.

The master's degree classes will be offered in a dual-attendance modality using the Hy-Flex system, which allows students to participate fully in distance classes while at the same time offering the choice to attend the university’s classrooms in person.
The defining feature of the courses offered by Abat Oliba CEU University are our vocation and mission of service to society through the training of people in general, and more particularly in the field of education. 

2. Specialities

- Mathematics
- Catalan and Spanish Language and Literature

3. Employability

The average employment rate for those who have completed postgraduate studies at UAO CEU is 95.8%. (AQU Survey, 2020)

4. Teaching staff

Classes in the teaching master’s are taught by experts and professionals who have proven teaching experience and have been chosen for their recognised prestige and specialisation in the field of education in general and the teaching of mathematics, language and literature.

5. Format

This master’s degree uses blended learning, and offers the possibility of following lectures in person or, if necessary, via video-conferencing.

6. Information resources

The Library Service is designed to support study and research with the primary objective of meeting students’ educational and scientific needs. It has ample opening hours, even on weekends, with the best IT facilities.

UAO CEU also offers a large digital repository containing open-access publications derived from the teaching, research and institutional activities carried out by the university’s teaching staff, students and alumni.

 

 

Teaching staff

TEACHING STAFF

Coordinator of the master's

Dr Franciele Corti. PhD in Education and Society and Degree in Mathematics. She has teaching experience in Compulsory Secondary Education and Baccalaureate. Professor in the Education Degrees at Abat Oliba CEU University.

Teaching staff

  • Dr Miguel Ángel Barbero. PhD in School Psychology and Development. Professor in the Education Degrees at Abat Oliba CEU University.
  • Dr Cintia Carreira. PhD in Humanities. Professor in the Education Degrees at Abat Oliba CEU University.
  • Dr José María Forment Costa. PhD in Humanities, Civil Engineer and Graduate in Philology. Head of Studies of Baccalaureate. Lecturer in Education degrees at Abat Oliba CEU University.
  • Dr Franciele Corti. PhD in Education and Society and Degree in Mathematics. She has teaching experience in Compulsory Secondary Education and Baccalaureate. Professor in the Education Degrees at Abat Oliba CEU University.
  • Dr Núria Gómez Llauger. PhD in Classical Philology. She has experience teaching Baccalaureate. Assistant professor and head of the Languages Service at Abat Oliba CEU University.
  • Llorenç Muñoz Jiménez. Coordinator of the school placements for Degrees in Education at Abat Oliba CEU University. He has more than 20 years’ experience Primary and Secondary School and Baccalaureate.
  • Dr Jesús Montes. PhD in Mathematical Sciences. He has experience teaching in Compulsory Secondary Education and Baccalaureate. Lecturer at Abat Oliba CEU University.
  • Dr Marcin Kazmierczak. PhD in Literary Theory and Comparative Literature. Professor of Literature Didactics. Director of the Department of Education and Humanities at Abat Oliba University CEU. 
  • Dr Rafael Rodríguez-Ponga Salamanca . PhD in Philology and Degree in Linguistics (Hispanic Philology). Rector of Abat Oliba CEU University.
  • Dr Maite Signes . PhD in Philosophy and Degree in Philosophy and Educational Sciences. She has 20 years of teaching experience in secondary education and baccalaureate. Vice-Rector for Students at Abat Oliba CEU University.
  • Dr Marisa Vázquez. PhD in Psychology. She has 25 years of experience in counselling in infant, primary, secondary and baccalaureate education. Head of studies for Degrees in Education at Abat Oliba CEU University.

 

Career opportunities

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

This Master's degree is a legal requirement for people looking to work as teachers at the various levels of secondary education and replaces previous qualification programmes. This means that completion of this Master's degree is the only way to become a teacher of Compulsory Secondary Education, Baccalaureate and Vocational Training, both in public and private schools. This requirement is established in Articles 94, 95 and 97 of Organic Law 2/2006 of 3 May on Education.

Fees and scholarships

TOTAL AMOUNT

Mathematics: €3,495*
languages Catalan and Spanish Language and Literature: €3,495*

*Price for the 2021-22 academic year

Tuition fees correspond, solely and exclusively, to the provision of teaching as part of the programme enrolled on, and this is the only service offered in exchange for the payment of those fees. By enrolling, the student accepts that decisions made by the competent authorities may, directly or indirectly, render it necessary to carry out teaching, tutoring, work placements or assessment tests either in person or via distance learning.

The student accepts that they remain obliged to pay any such fees in full even if, for reasons beyond the control of the University, some of the educational activities included in the degree cannot be carried out as initially provided for in the course guides at the beginning of the academic year. If restrictions are part in place, the University will provide the student with a guarantee that the activity will be rescheduled when possible, taking into consideration the interests of the student and any other applicable academic criteria.

PAYMENT METHODS

 

One-time payment

A one-off payment entitles you to a discount of 5% on tuition fees.

Payment by instalments

In three instalments per year.

Monthly payments

10 instalments with special 0% interest financing. This also entitles students to a discount of 5% on tuition fees.

Other financing agreements

With Banco Santander, CaixaBank, BBVA and Banc Sabadell. This also entitles students to a discount of 5% on tuition fees.

 

MORE INFORMATION

Postgraduate and Further University Studies
Bellesguard 30. 08022 Barcelona
Tel. +34 93 253 72 03
master@uao.es

Quality and regulation

CANDIDATE PROFILE

The Official Master’s Degree in Teacher Training for Compulsory Secondary Education and Baccalaureate, Vocational Training and Language Teaching is aimed at students who hold an official Spanish university degree or another degree issued by a higher education institution in the European Higher Education Area or outside the European Union that entitles access to master's degree courses in the country issuing the degree.

This master's degree is aimed at students who are interested in teaching and culture, and in taking part in socio-educational projects. They should have sufficient knowledge of the subjects of their speciality, be able to use a foreign language and other skills relating to interpersonal communication and group leadership.

Given the nature of the degree, it is desirable for applicants to show the following:


•    Interest in teaching and in the education of young people in general.
•    Interest in culture, understood in its broadest sense, as an element of social transformation.
•    Interest in social issues and their effect on education.
•    Sensitivity towards educational problems and the challenges of modern-day education
•    Interest and participation in projects relating to social interventions, education, or similar, mainly aimed at adolescents and young people.
•    Sense of responsibility and interest in educational work.
•    Interest and talent for interpersonal communication and group leadership.
•    Analytical and observational skills.
•    Ability to work as a team.
•    Creative disposition.
•    Drive, discipline and a responsible attitude to individual work.
•    Capacity for abstract thinking and understanding.
•    Knowledge and ability to use digital competences.
•    Broad and precise vocabulary, ease of expression and good comprehension.
•    Rigour in communication, avoiding sexist language, promoting education grounded in equality.
•    Sufficient knowledge of the subjects of the speciality they wish to study.
•    Knowledge and command of foreign language(s).
•    Interest in diverse didactic resources that encourage students to integrate learning (cinema, literature, documentaries, experimentation, etc.).

 

OBJECTIVES

To provide the training and qualifications required to teach in Compulsory Secondary Education and Baccalaureate, Vocational Training and Language Teaching, specialising in Mathematics and Catalan/Spanish Language and Literature.

COMPETENCIES OF THIS MASTER’S

REGULATIONS ON CONTINUATION OF STUDIES

 

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