EDUCATIONAL SCIENCES MA
|Course Duration / ECTS||4 semesters / 120 ECTS|
|University degree||Master of Arts (MA)|
|Faculty||Faculty of Cultural and Social Sciences|
|Study ID||D 066 848|
|Admission Requirements||Students must hold a Bachelor’s degree (or comparable|
degree) in an equivalent or related field from an accredited
Austrian or foreign institute of higher education.
|Language of instruction German||Proof of language proficiency|
What will I learn?
The MA course in Educational Sciences builds on the BA course in Pedagogy. Students hone their research skills and acquire further competences in the fields of education and development, social education, educational research and social-scientific methodology.
Which career opportunities do I have?
Careers for MA graduates in Educational Sciences include leading positions in various educational, political or economic institutions as well as teaching and research at institutes of higher education, universities or research-related institutions.
How is the course structured?
|Advanced Theories and Metatheories||12 ECTS|
|Advanced Methods of Social Sciences||12 ECTS|
|2 of the following optional modules (A-D) with specialization:|
|A: Education in different stages of life||18 ECTS|
|B: Social Education||18 ECTS|
|C: Educational Sciences and Evaluation||18 ECTS|
|D: Methodology of empirical educational research||18 ECTS|
|Optional subjects||12 ECTS|
|Master’s thesis||30 ECTS|
|MA seminars||12 ECTS|
|MA examination||6 ECTS|