Catholic Theology, Master of Education

  • What are the principles the Christian faith is built upon?
  • How were biblical texts created and what role do they play in the context of church, society and theology?
  • Which are the crucial dates pertaining to events of church and dogma history?
  • How is Revelation to be regarded in the light of reason?
  • Which are the requirements, chances and limits of religious learning in the family, school and community?


Master of Education
Winter- and summer semester
4 semesters
Classroom language
Not restricted, application at the faculty required
Information on enrollment/application for German applicants

Information on enrollment/application for German applicants

Application information for international applicants

Application information for international applicants

What's it all about?
This degree programme is unique, because ...
it prepares students for workplace realities in schools through a combination of integrated subject-related and didactic elements.
It provides the opportunity to specialise in the following fields ...
  • Pedagogy of Religion and Didactic Methodology
  • Biblical Theology
  • Historical Theology
  • Systematic Theology
  • Applied Theology
Who is suited?
Those who wish to enrol in this degree programme,
has: basic theological knowledge (subjects and methods of various theological disciplines)
enjoys: the correlation between didactic methods and discipline-related subject matters as well as teaching religious subjects in schools
This degree programme is suited for graduates in the following subjects
  • Catholic Theology
Graduates from this degree programme frequently work
  • mainly as religious education teachers
  • possibly in research and academia at universities
  • possibly in adult education
  • possibly in church organisations
And else?
An internship ...

is mandatory. It is done during the degree course.
Duration: 1 semester

Studying abroad ... is recommended.
Where do I find help?
Academic advisory office

Marius de Byl
Phone: +49 (0)234 / 32-0234 / 32 28617
Website academic advisory office

Contact students

Fachschaft Katholische Theologie
Building, Room: GA 6/40
Phone: +49 (0)234 / 32-22255
Website Fachschaft

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