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deggendorf institute of technology

pioneering & vibrant

nursing pedagogy, b.a.

centre for academic further education


Deggendorf, DIT





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+ €72 Fees




shaping the future of nursing

fact sheet nursing pedagogy

Language: All lectures will be held in German only

Degree: Bachelor of Arts (B. A.)

Course language: German

Duration : 11 Semesters | 7 attendance semester
The first three semesters can be recognised by the vocational training in nursing and the acquired professional experience. 2 internship semesters are planned at at least one vocational school. The 11th semester is reserved for the writing of the Bachelor thesis. Thus the duration of study is usually reduced to 8 semesters. Further information on the course of study can be found below under the tab "Structure of the course of study".

Start of studies & application deadline: Next start of studies: March and September | Application deadline: 15 January (for March), 15 July (for September)

Time expenditure of the attendance phases: Three-days once or twice a month | School holidays in Bavaria usually free | Location: Deggendorf

Costs:  € 1,600/semester + € 72 fee/semester

Information events: 

  • Tuesday, 15 September 2020, 6pm, participation in person or online possible (Registration)
  • Wednesday, 11 November 2020, 6pm, participation in person or online possible (Registration)
  • Thursday, 10 December 2020, 6pm, participation in person or online possible (Registration)

Christina Moosmüller is available for you for personal advice

target group

The course of study is aimed at:

    Nursing professionals (from the fields of health care and nursing, health and paediatric nursing, geriatric nursing)

with three years of relevant professional experience. One year of professional experience is sufficient for applicants with a technical college or university entrance qualification.

course content

1./2. Semester  
Recognition: Vocational Training  
3. Semester  
Recognition: Professional Experience (1 Year Full-Time)  
4. Semester  
Communication and Group  
Basics of Pedagogy  
Theories / Models of Health Sciences  
Academic Work  
5. Semester  
Educational Psychology  
General Didactics  
Technical English  
Quantitative Research Methods  
6. Semester  
Digital Competence in Teaching  
Professional Field of Didactics  
Structures of the Healthcare System  
Qualitative Research Methods  
7.  Semester  
Pedagogy Seminar  
Assessment and Nursing Diagnostics  
Health Promotion and Prevention  
Legal Basis in the Professional Field  
8. Semester  
Vocational Training Research, Teaching/Learning Research  
Medical Aspects in Emergency Education  
School and Labour Law  
Organisation and School Development  
9. Semester  
Educational Internship + Demonstration Lesson  
Practice Reflection I  
Practice Reflection II  
Practice Reflection III  
Ethical Aspects of Nursing Education  
10. Semester  
Educational Internship + Demonstration Lesson  
Practice Reflection I  
Practice Reflection II  
Practice Reflection III  
Ethical Aspects of Nursing Education  
11. Semester  
Bachelor Thesis  


Admission requirements

    Abitur or vocational baccalaureate with three years of training and work experience (subject-related)
    Qualified professionals with three years of training and three years of work experience (specialised)

The approval of schools for health professions is the responsibility of the governments of the individual administrative districts in Bavaria. Under the current conditions, training in the nursing sector is strongly recommended.

Application Bachelor Nursing Pedagogy

The application phase is already underway, the application deadline is 15 January 2021. 30 study places at most will be allocated for the summer semester 2021, so early application is recommended.

Apply online via the Primuss application portal with the following documents:

  •     Letter of motivation (1 page, signed)
  •     Resume (signed)
  •     Training certificate & diploma
  •     Certificate of your university entrance qualification
  •     (Vocational) baccalaureate or
  •     Specialist further training according to the DKG or
  •     Vocational qualification: Training certificate
  •     Proof of professional experience (confirmation of employer or certificate of employment)
  •     Valid for professionally qualified persons only: confirmation of a consultation, appointment with Christina Moosmüller