Research Priorities

The research projects of the University College of Teacher Education - Carinthia are guided by content-related areas of focus, whose goal and performance plan were formulated in connection with a broad process of discussion.

Research projects are currently be carried out in the following areas:


  • Teaching methodology research for primary and secondary education with a focus on teaching methodology for the natural sciences.
  • Intercultural pedagogy, with a focus on language didactics/multilingualism, global learning, migration, and peace education.
  • Bilingualism, bilingual school systems, and the Slovenian language.
  • The individual and their physical, psychological, spiritual and social needs.
  • Pilots projects in the theory and practice of school development.