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Research units at the Centre for Teaching Development and Digital Media

Educational Design: Thinking & Practice

The research unit carries out educational design research by applying concepts such as:

  • Design Based Research
  • Research through Design
  • Learning Design
  • Educational Technology
  • Design Patterns
  • Curriculum Design

Entrepreneurship Education in the Humanities

The research unit investigates questions such as:

  • How is an entrepreneurial mindset developed in learning situations?
  • How can students identify potential opportunities to create value for others
  • How do they co-create with each other?

Higher Education Research (HERU)

The research unit employs a practice-based and practice-oriented research approach. Its main areas of research include:

  • Learning and teaching
  • Curriculum theory and curricular practices
  • Student-centered learning and metacognition
  • Supervision and mentoring
  • Educational philosophy

All within the higher education context.

Research unit for secondary education pedagogy

The work carried out by the research unit for secondary education pedagogy is closely linked to practice, thereby providing a broad pedagogical perspective on key challenges within upper secondary education.