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What is pedagogics?

Pedagogics can be defined as the holistic science of education, learning and skill development, i.e. of

  • the special relationship between teacher and learner
  • the goal of which is learning,
  • set in a historical, social and philosophical reflection framework

The Danish School of Education at Aarhus University researches into how to create the best conditions for education, learning and skill development – throughout life. 

Forskningsprogrammer og centre

En stor del af forskningen ved DPU er organiseret i tværgående forskningsprogrammer.


En del af forskningen ved DPU er organiseret i forskningsenheder i regi af de enkelte afdelinger.