MOME - Moholy Nagy Művészeti Egyetem


Art and Design Teacher MA
4 semesters
120 credits

Course director: Dr. Anikó Illés

The teacher training centre of MOME has become an internationally reputed headquaters to research and promote the modernisation of visual education in secondary schools. It has given birth to several internationally renown advanced pedagogical programmes and devices. Professors at the Department have received numerous national and international rewards. The curriculum of the Art and Design Teacher training programme offers a strong theoretical (pedagogical and psychological) foundation followed by up-to-date practice-oriented, methodological training for future teachers. The objective of the MA programme in Art and Design Teacher Training is to train art teachers currently studying at or graduated from MA programmes in the fields of applied arts, architecture, multimedia, and film and video art. Graduates from the programme are capable of preparing pupils in secondary level vocational training in arts as well as design and visual arts for meeting certificate requirements. Graduates are also competent in carrying out the pedagogical and educational tasks described in the 'Arts' section of the National Core Curriculum as well as those in primary level art education and non- school-based training. The teacher training programme prepares students for continuing their studies at doctoral level in pedagogy or in the professional field of art.

Course list


Theoretical and Historical Framework of Visual Education
Didactics 1
Developmental Psychology 1
Social Psychology
Teaching Skills Development Training


Didactics 2
Developmental Psychology 2
Sociology of Education
Comprehensive Individual Teaching Practice
Pedagogical Psychology
Thesis Seminar

*Besides the compulsary subjects, the completion of a number of alternative subjects (theoretical studies, speciality subjects) and free elective subjects, specified in the syllabuses, are necessary for completing the training.