Course Duration / ECTS 4 semesters / 120 ECTS
University degree Master of Education (MEd)
Faculty School of Education
Department Classical Studies
Mode Full time
Study ID 519
Admission Requirements A Bachelor’s degree in the teacher training programme for the subject Latin
Language of instruction German  Proof of language proficiency

What will I learn?

Students will deepen their knowledge and acquire new competences especially in the field of New Latin. They will hone their academic research skills and techniques and learn how to impart the fundamental guidelines of academic thinking and action in class. Moreover, students learn how to prepare Latin texts for lessons independently and how to translate and interpret Latin texts of medium difficulty from all periods and genres present in the school curriculum autonomously and competently. Graduates will be able to choose texts from Latin literature according to the requirements of their classes and school curricula, and to prepare them for pupils under consideration of academic standards.

Which career opportunities do I have?

Graduates are qualified to teach the subject Latin at secondary schools. Other possible occupations include library work, the publishing sector, and art and culture mediation.

How is the course structured?

Teacher Training Programme Subject Latin
Modules from ‘Fachdidaktik’ and Specialties18 ECTS
Modules from Educational Sciences and teaching practice supervision20 ECTS
Master’s thesis, seminars and examination30 ECTS
Teaching Practice30 ECTS


Assoz.-Prof. Dr. Gottfried Kreuz

Assoz.-Prof. Dr. Gottfried Kreuz
Head of the curriculum committee teacher training subject Latin

Residenzplatz 1, 5020 Salzburg

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