Course unit title Primary Technology Education
Name and e-mail of the lecturer

Assoc. Prof. Katya Simeonova, PhD
k_simeonova@mail.ru

Course code 20167619
Learning activities and teaching methods Lectures, discussions, workshops, presentations, individual and group assignments
ECTS 4
Contact hours 15
Course content ( maximum 700 characters) The course is eligible. It is designed for students to explore current principles and issues in the teaching of technology and entrepreneurship, and to enhance their understanding of technology education and technological practice. Students examine the interplay between society and technology and investigate methods of teaching technology education in primary school where children are challenged to become problem solvers in the design and construction of products to satisfy human needs and wants. Students become competent in planning inclusive curricula, which support children to develop technological literacy, knowledge and capability. It also gives ideas to the students about possibilities of using the content of the school subject Technology and Entrepreneurship for the purpose of English teaching and learning.
Assessment method Exam/individual assignments