Bachelor’s program, vocationally oriented part-time study


Graduates are prepared
  • organize and manage activities leading to activation of seniors as part of enrichment of their daily lives with regard to their age, vocation, education or physical condition
  • to seek opportunities for educational, sightseeing and other activities of interest to seniors actively and creatively
  • to provide non-profit organizations with preparation of animation programs for disadvantaged seniors
Some contents of the study
  • personality psychology, psychology of aging and old age, social psychology, health psychology
  • sociology of aging and social gerontology, communication with the elderly
  • organization of cultural and leisure activities, tourism and seniors,
  • pedagogy and didactics for adults and seniors
  • andragogy, androdidactics and gerontodiadactics, special gerontagogy
  • cognitive training, physical education and health activities for seniors, animation and basic therapeutic methods


Vocational instruction


  • two subjects of compulsory professional work experience focused on the performance of individual educational work with a client / senior under expert guidance of facility staff member, so-called supervisor
  • in nursing homes, day service centres, day or week care centres for the elderly, geriatric wards in hospitals, in organizations of third-age universities


Labour-market employment
  • state government and regional self-government institutions and bodies as trainers of educators for the elderly
  • non-governmental organizations working in favour of the elderly
  • organizations providing leisure activities for seniors
  • as teachers of education for the elderly, creator of educational programs for the elderly, animator, course leader in third-age universities and academies,
  • in specialized institutions caring for the elderly (homes for the elderly / pensioners, clubs, day centres, hospices, sheltered housing and others as activation worker)