Initial Teacher Education

 

The University College of Teacher Education Styria offers educators for Initial Teacher Education courses in language and cultural education in the areas of German as a second language, mother tongue teaching, language-sensitive teaching and plurilingual didactics.

Language and Cultural Education in Initial Teacher Education

Primary Teacher Education Programmes

Primary Teacher Education Programmes

Bachelor Degree

Compulsory for all students (7 EC):

  • German as a Second Language I (1 EC): 2nd semester of programmes
  • German as a Second Language II (1 EC), 3rd semester of programmes
  • Language-sensitive Teaching of Mathematics (5 EC), 8th semester of programmes

Choice for all students (30 - 60 EC):

  • Consolidation of primary focus or extension study “Linguistic education and diversity” (60 EC): 3rd–8th semester of studies; open as extension study, compulsory semester abroad
  • Consolidation of primary focus or extension study German as a second language” (30 EC): 5th–8th semester of studies

Master Degree

  • Choice: Subject specific and subject didactical specialisation “German as a second language”  Start 2020/21

    Secondary Teacher Education Programmes

    Secondary Teacher Education Programmes

    Bachelor Degree

    Compulsory for all students (4 EC):

    • Course “Diversity and inclusion” (Basics of Educational Sciences/2 EC, Subject-specific didactics/1EC, Applied Pedagogical Studies/1EC): 5th semester of programmes

    Modules in individual subjects or specialisations (8 EC):

    • German: Module “Plurilingualism and German as a second language” (8 EC): 5th–7th semester
    • Inclusive education: Module “Diversity and intersectionality” 
    • Deepening catholic religious education: 3 core themes, one of which is “Diversity, heterogeneity and multireligiosity in the school context”

    Master Degree

    Compulsory for all students (6 EC):

    • Course “Language education in the context of plurilingualism” (6 EC)

    Secondary Vocational Teacher Initial Education Programmes

    Secondary Vocational Teacher Initial Education Programmes

    Bachelor Degree

    Compulsory for all students (4 EC):

    • Course “Diversity and inclusion” (Bildungswissenschaftliche Grundlagen BWG - Basics of educational sciences/2 EC, Fachdidaktik FD - Subject-specific didactics/1EC, Pädagogisch-Praktische Studien PPS 2 - Applied pedagogical studies/1EC) – 5th semester of studies

    Contact

    Contact

    University College of Teacher Education Styria Campus South
    Institute of Diversity Studies and International Relations
    Ortweinplatz 1, 8010 Graz

    Tel.: +43 316 8067 6602
    E-Mail: international@phst.at, diversitaet@phst.at

    Photo: M. Grössler / PHSt