Terminological input – Content focus and importance of attestation work

The terminology “Attestation work” means a written work, which is the final and original outcome of the completion of the qualification attestation education of pedagogical and professional workers. In general, the quality and level of the attestation work is determined by the completed degree of study, the academic title of the author, as well as his experience and professional expertise.

The terminology “Attestation work” means a written work, which is the final and original outcome of the completion of the qualification attestation education of pedagogical and professional workers. In general, the quality and level of the attestation work is determined by the completed degree of study, the academic title of the author, as well as his experience and professional expertise. It follows from this that, while the concept of work is assumed for employees with completed secondary education, which is similar in nature to the final thesis for the completion of the first level of university study (bachelor thesis), from the pedagogical and professional apparatus with university education at level II. Level is expected to significantly increase the ability to creatively implement acquired knowledge and experience into practice, which exceeds the level of final work for completion II. degree (diploma thesis).

In connection with this, it is necessary to distinguish between the content focus of the first attestation and the content focus of the second attestation, as defined by the Decree of the Ministry of Education of the US.

First Attestation:

The author of attestation work through the chosen topic demonstrates the readiness for creativity in the context of their own pedagogical or professional activity. This means that the content focus is the application of the author’s creative experience in solving professional-methodological problems of the teaching process, professional practice, counseling of education and so on.

Second Attestation:

The author of the attestation work with its level of processing exceeds the standards of the first attestation, because the creative approach and experience in solving the mentioned problems and according to the determined professional standards of the defined categories and subcategories of pedagogical and professional staff, is complemented by an innovative approach to the researched issue, thus demonstrating the ability to use the acquired knowledge in the context of solving professional-methodological problems of teaching, professional practice, etc., with an emphasis on the presentation of own innovative measures implemented in the educational or educational process.

So what is the purpose and meaning of the attitude of attestation work? When designing the work, it is essential to realize that it is the author’s own scientific and research activity, which contains objective knowledge in accordance with scientific knowledge, while its final form should speak about the author’s erudition, his interest in the researched issue and the orientation in it as also about the ability to apply modern, innovative practices in professional, educational, or educational activities. To accomplish this goal, it is necessary to work with relevant bibliographic resources corresponding to the content focus of the work, whose selection, method of collecting or selecting and interpreting knowledge, once again underlines the level of quality, timeliness and originality of attestation work.

What primary attributes must be included in the attestation work and what are the requirements for the type of qualification work?

Attestation work must be an original, individual work that reflects the author’s own professional experience in terms of content.

The author is obliged to strictly respect the rules of work with bibliographic, information sources, the amount of which is determined by the type of attestation.

Attestation work must not have the character of plagiarism, may not infringe copyright and infringe on the rights or legally protected interests of third parties.

The author is obliged to carefully quote used information sources in accordance with applicable requirements and standards.

Attestation work should be clearly and proportionally structured with the logical continuity of the theoretical part of the practical line of work, which includes the author’s own benefits, his research results and attitudes to solving the issue.

In addition to the high-quality content processing of a selected theme, the textual part of which is written in a technical style with distinctive language, its clarity and clarity, the character of the work must meet all formal requirements for attestation work, which we will elaborate in the last part.