Course Duration / ECTS6 semesters / 180 ECTS
University degree Bachelor of Arts (BA)
Faculty Faculty of Cultural and Social Sciences
Department Educational Science
ModeFull time
Study IDD 033 645
Admission Requirements Matura or school leaving certificate (e.g., Abitur (GER), GCE
levels (UK), Diplome du Baccalaureat de l’Enseignement du
Second Degre (F), Titulo de Bachiller (E), Attestat (RSF)),
which is comparable in length and quality to the Austrian Matura.
Language of instruction German  Proof of language proficiency

What will I learn?

In the BA course in Pedagogy students acquire an academic professional qualification which allows them to react flexibly to the changes in educational occupations. The aim of the course is to conceptualize, develop, conduct and assess pedagogical problem solutions.

Which career opportunities do I have?

Occupations for graduates include social work with children, juveniles, adults and the elderly; remedial institutions; job-related education and further training; the preparation of teaching and learning materials; and the evaluation and quality development of educational projects.

How is the course structured?

Pedagogy BA
STEOP (Introductory and Orientation Phase)8 ECTS
Theoretical Basics of Educational Sciences12 ECTS
Academic Research Skills and Techniques12 ECTS
Interdisciplinary Aspects of Education12 ECTS
Qualitative Research12 ECTS
Quantitative Research12 ECTS
Basics of Pedagogical Action12 ECTS
Pedagogical areas of practice12 ECTS
Open optional modules36 ECTS
Optional subjects36 ECTS
Obligatory internship12 ECTS
Bachelor’s module12 ECTS
Total180 ECTS


Dr. Andreas Paschon

Dr. Andreas Paschon
Head of the curriculum committee Educational Sciences

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