This program is designed for individuals who have earned a degree in a field other than informatics but wish to gain informatics skills that are relevant to their own field. The program is taught in German and lasts three semesters. Upon successful completion of the program, students receive a certificate.
Prerequisites: Applicants should have completed a program at a university or university of applied sciences in engineering, natural sciences or economics.
Informatics is a required subject at Bavarian advanced secondary schools (Gymnasien) and an increasingly popular subject in vocational schools (Berufsschulen). To meet the growing need for qualified teachers in this field, TUM Informatics, in cooperation with the TUM School of Education, offers two teacher-training degree programs. The bachelor’s programs (degree: Bachelor of Education) are taught entirely in German and last 6 semesters. Master’s programs last an additional 4 semesters. Our specific TUMpaedagogicum practical training provides students with the opportunity to gain practical experience in real-world school environments. The subsequent master’s programs (degree: Master of Education) last 4 semesters