The BA English-Speaking Cultures/English prepares its graduates for various occupational fields, including: academic careers at universities and institutions of higher education, adult education and lifelong learning, research, press and media, public relations and marketing, advertising, cultural- and educational management, information management and design, translation, personnel management, and collaboration with NGO’s and organisations of the government, and tourism.
Graduates qualify for admittance to the Master of Education program and a Referendariat period [mandatory school teaching practice] in the following subjects:
- Gymnasien und Oberschulen
- Berufsbildende Schulen
- Inklusive Pädagogik/Sonderpädagogik an Grundschulen
- Inklusive Pädagogik/Sonderpädagogik an Gymnasien und Oberschulen
More information on the offered courses for the teaching profession at public schools can be found here.
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.
The Certificate Program Foundation Studies in Digital Media for Education is an optional course for students studying education related subjects.