Language of instruction
Faculty of Humanities
Education profile: General academic
Offered major: Teacher Training Programme
Characteristics of the programme:
Graduate of the 2nd cycle studies can work as a German teacher in education at every level thanks to fluency in German and excellent methodological and pedagogic preparation. The complementary studies expand the students’ knowledge about the didactics of German language in secondary education, enriching their knowledge about the culture, literature and media of the German speaking countries as well as pragmatic linguistics and translation.
General description of the programme
The faculty of Germanic Studies equips its graduates with the fluency in German both in speech and in writing (level C2 for II degree studies) enables them to obtain general knowledge and skills in humanistic subjects and prepares them to practice the future profession based on chosen specialization.
General description of the specialization
Teacher Training Programme beside a thorough knowledge about German language and language learning subjects assumes learning second foreign language – Swedish, English etc.
Candidate applying for admission has knowledge, skills, and social competencies necessary to take up education at 2nd cycle studies in this degree programme.
The candidates who obtained the Bachelor’s degree diploma in German studies or applied linguistics and have the relevant teaching qualifications in line with the ministerial requirements may apply for admission to studies.
The graduates of 1st cycle studies at the University of Silesia will be admitted in the first place.
If the expected limit of places has not been filled after admitting all graduates of the University of Silesia, the candidates who completed the 1st cycle studies at other universities will be admitted.
Candidates from other universities will be subject to competitive admission based on Bachelor’s degree diploma grades. In the case of candidates who obtained the same grade on the Bachelor’s degree diploma, and whose admission to studies would result in exceeding the limit of places, the evaluation of interests related to the subject of MA thesis (glottodidactics, linguistics, history of German literature, culture of German-speaking countries) will be taken into account.
If the qualified candidates fail to enrol within the specified period of time and release places at 2nd cycle studies, graduates of the University of Silesia shall have the priority in filling the gaps.
Tuition fees in academic year: 2022/2023
Payment for semester
for Polish citizens and foreigners entitled to education at full-time studies conducted in Polish without paying the tuition fee.
No tuition fees
Payment for semester
for foreigners applying for studies on tuition-paying basis
Tuition paid in full
Tuition paid in 3 installments
Faculty's contact details
Faculty of Humanitiesul. Grota Roweckiego 5
Contact for foreigners
International Admissions OfficeBankowa 12, room 76