Teaching Qualification: Gymnasium
Gymnasium teaching degree: Two teaching subjects are combined. In addition, the course of study is supplemented by the study of educational science. This results in the following combination of subjects:
Which subject combinations you can choose when studying to become a teacher at elementary schools can be found in the lists of possible combinations.
Sport/Physical Education can be studied as one subject of a double major with the prospect of becoming a "Gymnasium" teacher (§ 83 LPO I).
Sport/Physical Education consists of various disciplines (sport didactics, sciences of movement and exercise, medical aspects, etc.). Several practical fields like gymnastics, track and field, swimming, games, skiing, etc. are taught. Students are expected to take an active part.
In accordance with the examination regulations for teaching I (LPO I), §§ 34, 36 and 38, the following teaching practices are to be completed:
No other disciplines are involved in the course of study Sports Teaching Qualification - Gymnasium.
The length of the program depends on the progress of an individual's studies. The standard period of study, the time in which the intended program can be finished ideally is 9 semesters. The actual time taken to complete the program may vary. It is limited by the examination deadlines set out in the examination regulations.
270 ECTS credits overall;
comprising 92 ECTS credits for each teaching subject, 10 ECTS credits in each subject didactics, 35 ECTS credits in education, 10 ECTS credits in the thesis, 15 ECTS credits in the elective area, 6 ECTS credits teaching practice.
Only in the winter semester
Affinity to physical activity and sport, interest in working with children and teenagers
No, the course of study is not subject to admission restrictions.
Please note, however, that you must take an eligibility test for sport as a teaching subject.
A requirement is a general higher education entrance qualification, a subject-related higher education entrance qualification or a vocational qualification.
In addition, you will be tested on your all-around athletic ability in an aptitude test.
Information on how to apply can be found on the Sports Center website.
Teaching subject: aptitude test
Didactic subject: none
The qualifying examination for the teaching subject Physical Education is held every year no later than June 1.
Information on the dates for enrollment can be found on the homepage of the Registrar's Office.
No language certificates are required.
Information on German language proficiency for international students
University entrance qualification, proof of the Bavarian aptitude test
Information on the documents required for enrollment can be found on the homepage of the Registrars Office.
Information on the application documents for international applicants
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