Italian, Master of Education

  • Which methods are used to learn the Italian language?
  • Which are the most efficient ways to learn a foreign language, in particular Italian?
  • Which literary works are relevant for the Italian-language curriculum today?
  • How is the Italian dialect diversity incorporated in the Italian-language curriculum today?
  • How can intercultural communication competencies be successfully fostered in Italian-language classes?


Master of Education
Winter- and summer semester
4 semesters
Classroom language
German, Italian

2-Subject Bachelor Programme

This degree programme requires a second subject for which advanced knowledge of German language is mandatory.
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 is part of a modular degree course for teachers. Students have the the option to decide whether they wish to continue their studies to become teachers after completing their B.A. degree.
It provides the opportunity to specialise in the following fields ...
  • Didactic Methodology
  • Literary Studies & Philology
  • Teaching
Who is suited?
Those who wish to enrol in this degree programme,
  • excellent Italian skills
  • and an interest in teaching


  • languages, reading

struggle through:

  • a plethora of reading materials and, if required, the Latin proficiency certificate
This degree programme is suited for graduates in the following subjects
  • Romance Studies/Romance Philology + an additional degree course combinable as per RUB regulations
Graduates from this degree programme frequently work
  • in the teaching profession
And else?
An internship ...

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

Studying abroad ... is mandatory.
Duration: 6 weeks; 3 months if aiming at becoming a teacher, if the 2nd degree course is not a modern foreign language
Where do I find help?
Academic advisory office

Dr. Judith Kittler
Building, Room: GB 7/137
Phone: +49 (0)234 / 32-29951
Website academic advisory office

Contact students

Fachschaft Romanistik
Building, Room: GB 7/144
Phone: +49 (0)234 / 32-25041
Website Fachschaft