0111 - Education science

Nota de alcance

Education science is the study of the learning process and the theories, methods and techniques of imparting knowledge to others.

Programmes and qualifications with the following main content are classified here:

  • Curriculum studies
  • Didactics
  • Educational assessment, testing and measurement
  • Educational evaluation and research
  • Paedagogical sciences


Teacher training programmes which combine education science with the practice of teaching are excluded from this detailed field and included in one of the detailed fields for teacher training (0112-0114).