Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore

Department of Education


The Department of Education of the UCSC promotes and coordinates intensive research activities within the Faculty of Educational Sciences in Milan, Brescia, and Piacenza, collaborating with national and international scholars and research centers. Its research mainly focuses on the following thematic areas: general and social pedagogy; history of education and children's literature; didactics, education technology and special education; experimental education and educational research; teaching strategies, didactics and learning of physical activities. Departmental research in these areas is characterized by methodological rigor and by the centrality assigned to the person from a pedagogical perspective.