Culture, Media, Art & Music

Musikpädagogik

Music Education

Bachelor

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The broad spectrum of modern music styles is the subject of academic analysis, didactical reflection and music practice. The programme aims to create a better understanding of music. Studies pursue an interdisciplinary approach that takes into account the historical, regional and cultural contexts of the emergence, dissemination and appropriation of music. The academic programme is delivered in close cooperation with the Hochschule für Künste. Students of Music Teaching are trained for teaching careers at primary and secondary schools, including Gym... more » more »


Basic data

Title on graduation

Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)

Standard course length

6 Semester

ECTS-Credits

optional for teacher training
24CP - 72CP

Language of delivery (mainly)

German

Admission requirements

General qualification for university entrance or specific higher education entrance qualification (e.g. Abitur, Einstufungsprüfung).

More information at Application and enrolment

Enrolment for new students

Enrolment for advanced students

for winter and for summer semester

without restriction

Deadlines for applications/enrolment

15.07. resp. 15.01.

DESCRIPTION OF SUBJECT

The broad spectrum of modern music styles is the subject of academic analysis, didactical reflection and music practice. The programme aims to create a better understanding of music. Studies pursue an interdisciplinary approach that takes into account the historical, regional and cultural contexts of the emergence, dissemination and appropriation of music. The academic programme is delivered in close cooperation with the Hochschule für Künste. Students of Music Teaching are trained for teaching careers at primary and secondary schools, including Gymnasien.

OCCUPATIONAL FIELDS AND CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

Subsequent non-teaching occupational fields

The programme Music Teaching addresses students intending to become teachers at state and private schools (primary and secondary schools, including Gymnasien).

Teacher training (Lehramt)

Graduates qualify for admittance to the Master of Education program and a Referendariat period [mandatory school teaching practice] in the following subjects:

  • Grundschule
  • Gymnasien und Oberschulen
  • Inklusive Pädagogik/Sonderpädagogik an Grundschulen

More information on the offered courses for the teaching profession at public schools can be found here.

Possibilities for additional qualifications

Graduates qualify for admittance to a Master’s Program

To acquire the qualification to teach at state schools, students must subsequently obtain a Master of Education postgraduate degree (M.Ed). This has to be followed by an 18-month period of practice teaching in school, which ends with the second state exam for teachers in Germany.

Supplementary/optional courses
The Certificate Program Foundation Studies in Digital Media for Education is an optional course for students studying education related subjects.

OBJECTIVES AND CONTENTS OF PROGRAM

Detailed list of available courses in online course prospectus

Education science

In this programme area, subject-related studies in the field of teacher training are supplemented with courses dealing with teaching practice. This programme area comprises 13 - 23 % of studies in the field of teacher training, depending on the type of school envisaged. It encompasses the following topics: studies in education, subject didactics, internships and key qualifications.

Practical

A period of teaching practice is a compulsory component of studies.

APPLICATION AND ENROLMENT

Admission requirements

General qualification for university entrance or specific higher education entrance qualification (e.g. Abitur, Einstufungsprüfung).

Admission

for new students
for advanced students

without restriction


Applications via

Deadline for application (beginner)

  • 15.07. for winter semester

Deadline for application (advanced)

  • 15.07. for winter semester
  • 15.01. for summer semester

Beginning of course for new students

WiSe

Beginning of course for advanced students

WiSe and SoSe

FORMALITIES

Type of studies

undergraduate studies

Time involved

full time study

Studies as

optional for teacher training

Studied for

Grundschule + Gymnasien und Oberschulen + Inklusive Pädagogik/Sonderpädagogik an Grundschulen

Degree/qualification

Bachelor

Title on graduation

Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)

Standard course length

6 Semester

ECTS-Credits

optional for teacher training
24CP - 72CP

Accreditation


by: AAQ
from: 16.09.2016

Federal law on support in education

6 Semester

Costs

Semester fee 382,67 €

Bremen has a study account model (Studienkontengesetz).

Language of delivery (mainly)

German

Regulations

Examination regulations
Internship regulations

RESEARCH AND TEACHING

CONTACT AND COUNSELLING

Departmental counseling

Prof. Dr. Ulrich Tadday
Building: GW2, Office: A4393
E-Mail: tadday(at)uni-bremen.de
Fon: (0421)218-67760

Studies centre

Studienzentrum FB 9
Building: SFG, Office: SFG 3300
E-Mail: studienzentrumfb9(at)uni-bremen.de
Fon: (0421)218-67511

Juliane Schoppe
office hours: Mo 12-14:00 and Thu 10-12:00 (SFG 3300)

Status

03.01.2019
Description of subject

DESCRIPTION OF SUBJECT

The broad spectrum of modern music styles is the subject of academic analysis, didactical reflection and music practice. The programme aims to create a better understanding of music. Studies pursue an interdisciplinary approach that takes into account the historical, regional and cultural contexts of the emergence, dissemination and appropriation of music. The academic programme is delivered in close cooperation with the Hochschule für Künste. Students of Music Teaching are trained for teaching careers at primary and secondary schools, including Gymnasien.

Occupational fields and career opportunities

OCCUPATIONAL FIELDS AND CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

Subsequent non-teaching occupational fields

The programme Music Teaching addresses students intending to become teachers at state and private schools (primary and secondary schools, including Gymnasien).

Teacher training (Lehramt)

Graduates qualify for admittance to the Master of Education program and a Referendariat period [mandatory school teaching practice] in the following subjects:

  • Grundschule
  • Gymnasien und Oberschulen
  • Inklusive Pädagogik/Sonderpädagogik an Grundschulen

More information on the offered courses for the teaching profession at public schools can be found here.

Possibilities for additional qualifications

Graduates qualify for admittance to a Master’s Program

To acquire the qualification to teach at state schools, students must subsequently obtain a Master of Education postgraduate degree (M.Ed). This has to be followed by an 18-month period of practice teaching in school, which ends with the second state exam for teachers in Germany.

Supplementary/optional courses
The Certificate Program Foundation Studies in Digital Media for Education is an optional course for students studying education related subjects.

Objectives and contents of program

OBJECTIVES AND CONTENTS OF PROGRAM

Detailed list of available courses in online course prospectus

Education science

In this programme area, subject-related studies in the field of teacher training are supplemented with courses dealing with teaching practice. This programme area comprises 13 - 23 % of studies in the field of teacher training, depending on the type of school envisaged. It encompasses the following topics: studies in education, subject didactics, internships and key qualifications.

Practical

A period of teaching practice is a compulsory component of studies.

Application and enrolment

APPLICATION AND ENROLMENT

Admission requirements

General qualification for university entrance or specific higher education entrance qualification (e.g. Abitur, Einstufungsprüfung).

Admission

for new students
for advanced students

without restriction


Applications via

Deadline for application (beginner)

  • 15.07. for winter semester

Deadline for application (advanced)

  • 15.07. for winter semester
  • 15.01. for summer semester

Beginning of course for new students

WiSe

Beginning of course for advanced students

WiSe and SoSe
Formalities

FORMALITIES

Type of studies

undergraduate studies

Time involved

full time study

Studies as

optional for teacher training

Studied for

Grundschule + Gymnasien und Oberschulen + Inklusive Pädagogik/Sonderpädagogik an Grundschulen

Degree/qualification

Bachelor

Title on graduation

Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)

Standard course length

6 Semester

ECTS-Credits

optional for teacher training
24CP - 72CP

Accreditation


by: AAQ
from: 16.09.2016

Federal law on support in education

6 Semester

Costs

Semester fee 382,67 €

Bremen has a study account model (Studienkontengesetz).

Language of delivery (mainly)

German

Regulations

Examination regulations
Internship regulations
Research and teaching

RESEARCH AND TEACHING

Contact and counselling

CONTACT AND COUNSELLING

Departmental counseling

Prof. Dr. Ulrich Tadday
Building: GW2, Office: A4393
E-Mail: tadday(at)uni-bremen.de
Fon: (0421)218-67760

Studies centre

Studienzentrum FB 9
Building: SFG, Office: SFG 3300
E-Mail: studienzentrumfb9(at)uni-bremen.de
Fon: (0421)218-67511

Juliane Schoppe
office hours: Mo 12-14:00 and Thu 10-12:00 (SFG 3300)

Status

03.01.2019