Lehramtstudienfach Englisch Häufig Gestellte Fragen und Antworten (Frequently Asked Questions and Answers)

  1. How many ECTS credits do I need to collect in total during my studies?

You will find this information in the Exam Regulations, hyperlinked from the Department’s web site Studium, Lehramtsstudiengänge: (Gymnasium) 93 ECTS Fachwissenschaft, 10 ECTS Fachdidaktik (Real- & Berufsschule) 61 ECTS Fachwissenschaft, 12 ECTS Fachdidaktik.

  1. Which courses do I have to attend, and in which semesters?

You will find an overview of the curriculum in the Exam Regulations, hyperlinked from the Department’s web site Studium, Lehramtsstudiengänge. There are two versions, one for Gymnasium and one for Real- & Berufsschule. The overview also gives recommendations for taking courses in specific semesters.

  1. How many school internships (apart from “Betriebspraktikum”) do I have to complete during my studies? When is the right time for these?

According to § 34 Lehramts-Prüfungsordnung: (a) “Orientierungspraktikum“ before enrollment (b) EWS7 “Pädagogisch-didaktisches Schulpraktikum” (c) “Studienbegleitendes fachdidaktisches Praktikum” (in one school subject). If this latter internship is chosen with a focus on English, it should be placed after the 4thsemester, ideally in 5thor 6thsemester.

  1. When and how can I register for the state exam, including English language training?

The Department’s web site Studium, Lehramtsstudiengänge, has a detailed section “Informationen zur Ersten Staatsprüfung Lehramt”. This contains relevant information about the registration process.

  1. From which fields do the state exam questions come? How can I prepare for this?

The Department’s web site Studium, Lehramtsstudiengänge, has a detailed section “Informationen zur Ersten Staatsprüfung Lehramt”. This contains relevant information and advice.

  1. Who can act as supervisor in English / American Studies for writing my final thesis?

The Department’s web site Studium, Lehramtsstudiengänge, has a detailed section “Informationen zur Ersten Staatsprüfung Lehramt”. This contains a list of the available supervisors.

 

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