Teacher Education in German

HU University of Applied Sciences Utrecht
Miasto, kraj
Utrecht, Netherlands
Czas trwania studiów
4 lata
Zakres programowy
Education, Pedagogy, Teaching, Languages
Koszty studiowania
2530.00 EUR
Język nauczania
English (ENG)
Rodzaj studiów
Rozpoczęcie studiów
Zakończenie rekrutacji
O programie
Wymagania rekrutacyjne
Możliwości kariery
Are you excited about education? Do you enjoy working with children and young adults? Train to become a German teacher at our great international campus. You will work towards a rewarding career teaching German as a foreign language in Dutch secondary education, or at vocational or language schools.

From day one, you will learn what it is to be a teacher and how to teach German language and culture to young people.

Teacher Education in German is a four-year programme in an international setting that has been taught in English and German since 2016. You will be guided by our experienced lecturers and get to enjoy Utrecht's vibrant student life. You will have frequent and intensive contact with Germany, and do internships at a school from the first year onwards. Teaming up with your fellow students, you will plan your own excursion to Berlin in your third year of study.

Our Teacher Education in German programme covers five disciplines:

  • The German language: Literature, grammar, linguistics and the German-speaking world
  • Methodology: acquiring a second language
  • Research: practice-based research at a school
  • Profession: pedagogics, child development, development psychology
  • Internship/work placement

You will take a study trip to Berlin and also stay in Germany or Austria for an extended period during your studies, to be immersed in the language and culture and improve your fluency.

Does this programme suit you?

  •     Sociable. You are a social person with excellent communication skills and enjoy working with children and young adults.
  •     Passionate about language and culture. You enjoy reading and writing and are interested in other cultures. You are keen to share your passion for foreign languages with others.
  •     Imagination. You thrive in an international, multilingual environment and are excited to meet and collaborate with students from all over the world.

During our Teacher Education in German programme you will learn about teaching methodology, literature and culture of the German-speaking countries, linguistics and second language acquisition.

Why study Teacher in German at HU?

  • Double Degree English-German Teacher. Graduating with two degrees makes you stand out in the job market, and it makes you more flexible as a teaching professional.
  • German in an international environment. You will be inspired by your lecturers, your fellow students and work with languages from day one!
  • 'Lebendiges' Utrecht. Lively Utrecht is a university city with plenty of young people and excellent amenities for student life.
Wymagania rekrutacyjne
  • Wypis ocen – jeśli wciąż się uczysz i dlatego nie masz jeszcze świadectwa ukończenia szkoły średniej, bardzo ważne jest załączenie wypisu. Szczegółowe informacje na temat sposobu wypełniania tego dokumentu oraz termin jego przesłania znajdziesz tutaj.
  • Świadectwo dojrzałości i świadectwo ukończenia szkoły średniej – w przypadku ukończenia szkoły średniej nie potrzebujesz wypisów ocen – wystarczy, że do formularza aplikacyjnego załączysz Świadectwo dojrzałości wraz ze świadectwem ukończenia liceum lub technikum.

Przed aplikacją sprawdź wymagania bezpośrednio na stronie uczelni. W przypadku problemów ze znalezieniem szczegółowych, aktualnych wymagań, skontaktuj się z konsultantami Kastu.

Wymagania odnośnie języka angielskiego

Spełnienie wymagań w zakresie języka angielskiego można udokumentować w następujący sposób:

  • IELTS - 6.0
  • TOEFL – 80
Ważne wymagania
  • Certyfikat z języka niemieckiego Goethe Zertifikat na poziomie B1
With your degree, you may work in the lower years of Dutch secondary education or at vocational and language schools. You could also become a freelancer and teach/tutor privately, write course books or exam materials or work in teacher training.
  • Secondary School Teacher of German. You bring the language, literature and culture of the German-speaking countries to young minds in a stimulating manner, using many different teaching methods. You also guide and mentor children and young adults on their journey towards adulthood.
  • German Teacher at a Language Institute. At a language institute or adult learning centre in the Netherlands or abroad, you teach German to people from all ages and backgrounds.
  • German Teacher in Vocational Education. At a language institute or adult learning centre in the Netherlands or abroad, you teach German to people from all ages and backgrounds.
  • Course Material or Exam Designer. You keep up to date with the latest in (online) learning methods and you create course materials that are easy and fun to use. Or, you focus on course objectives and create exams to test participants.
  • Freelance Language Trainer. If you want to combine a career with another job, or continued studies, you can choose to go freelance. You may give private German lessons, or tutor students and help with homework. The choices are endless.
You can get started at:
  • Dutch high schools
  • Dutch vocational schools
  • Language institutes around the world
  • Publishers
  • Governmental institutions