Studentin vor der Tafel
Bachelor programme

Degree profile

Begin of study
winter semester
6 semester
Academic degree
Bachelor of Arts (B. A.)
full time and part time
Faculty of Education
Tuition fee
semester contribution only
Admission restriction
no restricted admission
Dual-subject Bachelor
minor subject
Teaching language
School subject
Teacher relevance
Primary schools, Secondary schools, Special schools, Vocational schools

The degree programme "Mathematics" is being phased out. Students who apply now will be enrolled in the new degree programme "Mathematics 2021".

Bachelor's programme Mathematics

Course Details

They study various sub-disciplines of mathematics, the focus of which is coordinated with the scientific justification of mathematics content in the school context. The aim of the programme is to acquire subject-specific mathematical content and to create the basis for an examination of didactic considerations in mathematics. In addition, it is about extending the competences in problem solving and modelling.

Mathematics in Detail

Structure of the study programme

The bachelor's degree programme at the University of Erfurt comprises a major and a minor subject (two-subject bachelor's degree) as well as the fundamental course of study. It aims to impart specialist content and occupational field orientation as well as interdisciplinary skills. The standard period of study is six semesters.

Orientation Phase (First Year)

  • Linear algebra and analytic geometry
  • Analysis
  • Elementary number theory
  • Introduction to congruence and similarity geometry
  • Introduction to combinatorics and stochastics

Qualification Phase (Second/Third Year)

  • Didactics of secondary school mathematics
  • Algebra
  • Special structures in algebra
  • Geometry and Analysis
  • Applied mathematics and statistics or mathematical learning processes in primary school


The major and minor subjects differ in terms of the content and scope of the course. In the major subject a Bachelor thesis is written.

Examinations regulations minor Mathematics

Master Programmes


It is no longer possible to apply for this degree programme. However, you can apply for the new Bachelor's programme:

Enrol for Mathematics now!

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