**Proficiency in German is required!**
If the professional aim is "Teacher at grammar schools/secondary schools for the subject of Politics", a teacher-related master's degree course (standard period of study: 4 semesters) must be taken in any case. The master's programme for teachers concludes with the title Master of Education (M. Ed.). The M. Ed. degree corresponds to the first state examination. The Master's degree is followed by an internship, which concludes with the second state examination.
The teacher training related Master's programme prepares students for their later professional activity in the teaching profession. The practical training is continued in the Master's programme by a traineeship semester. In addition, political science education is complemented in the master's programme by the study of Didactics and Educational Science.
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