Education, Counselling and the Life Course

This department applies the concept of biography to questions of educational Research:

  • Educational biographies in their societal context with focus on age, gender and migration
  • Processes of education and learning throughout the lifespan and the concept of lifelong learning
  • Poverty, difference and social inequalities
  • Approaches of biography-oriented pedagogy and reconstructive counseling research
  • Methods of interpretative social research
  • Theories and methods of biographical research