00790 - Pedagogy

Course Unit Page

  • Teacher Sara Emiliani

  • Credits 2

  • SSD M-PED/01

  • Teaching Mode Traditional lectures

  • Language Italian

  • Campus of Rimini

  • Degree Programme First cycle degree programme (L) in Nursing (cod. 8475)

  • Course Timetable from Dec 12, 2022 to Jan 25, 2023

Academic Year 2022/2023

Learning outcomes

The vocational training provides pedagogical skills and also life skills.

Course contents

The course is composed by three sections.


  • Introduction to Pedagogy:
  • Basics, definitions, aepistemological classification
  • Discipline evolution and most important modern authors
  • Education and its meanings
  • Andragogy
  • Pedagogy in health care and its relations with health and human sciences.


  • The educational process
  • Learnings: laws and matters. Clinical training
  • Teaching and educational needs
  • Didactical methods
  • Educational objectives
  • Educative communication and health caring
  • Information
  • Communication elements: channels, structure, instruments
  • Verbal and non-verbal communication
  • Pragmatics in communication


  • Care relationship and its instruments
  • Dialogues and narrations
  • Empathy
  • Listening
  • Fighting listener's prejudice
  • Assertiveness
  • Counseling
  • Resilience


- Lanzi, M.L. Pedagogia sociale, Carroci Faber, Roma 2015

- Marzi, V. Pedagogia e progetto educativo - per infermieri e professioni sanitarie, UniversItalia, Roma 2014

- Barbieri, N. Aspetti educativi della relazione di cura- Elementi di pedagogia generale e sociale per le professioni infermieristiche e sanitarie, CLEUP, Padova 2006

Teaching methods

Lessons; group works ; guided discussions.

Assessment methods

The final exam consists of a written test.

Teaching tools

Pc, internet, PPT original illustration on slides.

Office hours

See the website of Sara Emiliani