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Course SO-SO-03-6.6000-K-5

Theories of Teaching and Learning (2S, 3.0 LP)

Course Type

SWS Type Course Form CP (Effort) Presence-Time / Self-Study
2 S Seminar 3.0 CP 28 h 62 h
(2S) 3.0 CP 28 h 62 h


CP, Effort 3.0 CP = 90 h
Position of the semester 1 Sem. in WiSe/SuSe
Level [5] Master (Entry Level)
Language [DE] German
Area of study [SO-PAED] Educational Science
Livecycle-State [NORM] Active

Possible Study achievement

  • Verification of study performance: presentation
  • Examination number (Study achievement): 37428 ("Lehr-/Lerntheorien")


Basic teaching/learning theories are treated theoretically and put into a practical context.

Special contemporary challenges to learning and teaching at school will be examined and the consequences for teaching and teachers' actions will be discussed and reflected upon. Furthermore, different methods of teaching/learning design are tested, reflected and discussed.

Competencies / intended learning achievements

Technical and methodological competence is primarily promoted.

Participation in the seminar should enable students to ...

  • be able to name basic teaching/learning theories and classify them according to their historical development,
  • explain, interpret and compare the teaching/learning theories treated,
  • to be able to apply the learned contents in practical situations,
  • to know, apply and evaluate different methods for teaching/learning design
  • to be able to analyse, network and evaluate different theories and perspectives


The selection of literature on the individual topics is based on textbooks and scientific articles (German and English language). More detailed information will be announced in the constituent meeting.


Anmeldung zu den Prüfungs- und Studienleistungen über QIS, Anmeldungen zu den Lehrveranstaltungen über KIS

Requirements for attendance (informal)


Requirements for attendance (formal)


References to Course [SO-SO-03-6.6000-K-5]

Module Name Context
[SO-07-146-M-5] School Development and Different Didactics WP: Obligation to choose 2S, 3.0 LP
[SO-SO-03-147-M-5] Vocational education WP: Obligation to choose 2S, 3.0 LP