Secondary School Teaching Degree Bachelor of Education (B.Ed.) Major subject German Literature

Study Programme Details
City: Karlsruhe
Country: Germany
Admission Sessions: Autumn Session
Study Format: Full Time
Mode of Study: Fully on Site

Programme Type

Bachelor's degree


36 Months

Scholarship Available




About this Study Course

Embark on a rewarding journey in education with our Bachelor of Education (B.Ed.) program, specializing in German Literature. Over three years, or four when combined with art or music, you’ll delve into the rich tapestry of German literary traditions while honing your teaching skills. With a total of 180 credit points (LP) to acquire, our program offers a comprehensive blend of specialist sciences, subject didactics, and educational studies, preparing you for a fulfilling career in secondary school education.


Unlock your potential as an educator with our Bachelor of Education program, specializing in German Literature. By immersing yourself in the study of literature and language, you’ll develop a deep understanding of German cultural heritage while mastering pedagogical techniques to engage and inspire future generations. Upon graduation, you’ll be equipped to embark on a fulfilling career as a secondary school teacher, guiding students through the intricate world of German literature with passion and expertise.

Admission Requirements

  • General university entrance qualification (Abitur) or equivalent
  • Completion of the Lehrerorientierungstest („Career Counselling for Teachers“ (CCT))
  • Proficiency in a second foreign language at least at level B2 (required for majoring in German Literature)
  • Proof of German language proficiency (level B1) for non-native speakers
  • Relevant visa documentation for international students
  • Specialist Sciences (First and Second Subject)
  • Subject Didactics (First and Second Subject)
  • Educational Sciences
  • Orientation Internship
  • Bachelorarbeit (Bachelor Thesis)

Tuition fee per semester:

  • International: 1500 EUR
  • Domestic: No tuition fee

Future Career Outcomes

Our program equips graduates with the knowledge and skills to excel in various roles within the education sector and beyond. Whether pursuing a career as a secondary school teacher, shaping curriculum development, or providing educational consultancy services, our alumni are prepared to make a meaningful impact in their chosen fields. With a strong foundation in German literature and pedagogy, graduates emerge as versatile professionals ready to tackle the challenges of the 21st-century workforce.

Visa Requirements:

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