Pedagogy (B.A.)


Pedagogy (Bachelor of Arts)

(Pädagogik, B.A.)


General Information

Degree: Bachelor of Arts
Duration: 6 semesters
Language: German
Internship: Eight-week mandatory internship (320 hours) which is to be proven before the BA Thesis. As a suitable time period for the internship, we recommend the time between terms after the 1st and 3rd semester. Completing an internship or even several internships (voluntary) throughout the programme is recommended particularly regarding professional orientation. The recognition of an already completed internship is possible under certain conditions.
Requirements for Admission: General university entrance degree, entrance qualification for universities of applied sciences, similar foreign diplomas; further information
Admission Procedure: Restrictions on Admission; procedure results (n.c. figures)
Part-time Studies: possible under specific conditions
Programme Start: winter semester
Application Deadline: July 15
Application: Online application
Special Features:


Semester Course Schedule (print version) – click to enlarge
Semester Course Schedule (print version) – click to enlarge

The Bachelor of Arts programme Pedagogy is divided into a mandatory subject area and an elective subject area.

The Mandatory Subject Area is divided into a fundamental subject area, an extended subject area, and a profile area.

  • The fundamental subject area comprises introductions to general pedagogy as well as to vocational pedagogy and an introduction to the fundamental techniques and methods of Aacademic work and research. This is supplemented by a mandatory occupational orientation internship as well as the module “Orientation in Optional Field”.
  • The extended subject area addresses Educational Systems, Theories and Concepts.
  • Apart from specialising studies of General Pedagogy, the profile area addresses e.g. Theories and Procedures of General Education and Theories of Vocational Education.

The diversified Elective Subject Area provides the possibility of cross-subject specialisations or emphases.

See the course structure and content in detail on the schedule aside (click to enlarge).

The study programme starts with the Orientierungswoche (OWO) (orientation event) at the beginning of the first semester.

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