Philosophy (teaching subject)

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The subject of philosophy can only be studied as part of the teacher training program for high schools.

General goals of the study

The main goal of the study of philosophy is the formation of a reflected relationship to the self and the world, both in its theoretical and practical dimensions.

More detailed explanations (for example, the general and subject-specific goals of the study of philosophy as well as basic competencies beyond the subject of philosophy that are to be acquired) can be found in the Module Examination Regulations.

Tips for the study of philosophy

  • Classes are usually held at the Holländischer Platz (HoPla).
  • Until the intermediate examination, language skills in Ancient Greek or Latin have to be proven.
  • A detailed description of the subject can be found in the current examination regulations.

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