603034 VO Learning for Life – Basic Principle and Key Competence

winter semester 2021/2022 | Last update: 05.07.2021 Place course on memo list
VO Learning for Life – Basic Principle and Key Competence
VO 2

understanding the concept of lifelong learning, analysing its conditions, reflecting on its global social, ecological and individual-personal consequences

the concept of lifelong learning in the context of non-formal and informal learning; its history within the frame of international organisations such as OECD, UNESCO and the EU

students are encouraged to take an active part in the discussions based on learning activities during the lectures;

documents on the lecture's topic are available on OLAT;

written test at the end of the term

Hof, Christiane (2009): Lebenslanges Lernen. Eine Einführung. Stuttgart: Kohlhammer.

Jarvis, Peter (2008): Democracy, Lifelong Learning and the Learning Society. Active Citizenship in a late modern age. New York: Routledge.

Harring, Marius; Witte, Matthias D.; Burger, Timo (Hrsg.) (2018): Handbuch informelles Lernen. Inderdisziplinäre und international Perspektiven. Weinheim, Basel: Beltz Juventa.

More literature will be announced during the term.

see dates
  • SDG 4 - Quality education: Ensure inclusive and equitable quality education and promote lifelong learning opportunities for all.