Graduates of Art and Art Education can choose between a number of career opportunities. Among other things, they find employment in the field of culture (exhibitions, museums, art teaching...), in public administration and the preservation of monuments and heritage, art dealing, in the media and tourism. Freuently, supplementary qualifications are required that cannot be covered completely during the course of studies. Among such supplementary competencies are computer skills, knowledge in the areas of public relations, foreign languages, economics and law, as well as pedagogy. Some career aspirations may even necessitate supplementary courses of study, for instance restorer, art dealer, publicist, etc.
No courses available for students training to be teachers at state-run schools
Graduates qualify for admittance to a Master’s Program
To acquire the qualification to teach at state schools, students must subsequently obtain a Master of Education postgraduate degree (M.Ed). This has to be followed by an 18-month period of practice teaching in school, which ends with the second state exam for teachers in Germany.
The Certificate Program Foundation Studies in Digital Media for Education is an optional course for students studying education related subjects.