Health Promoting Organisational Development
Master of Arts
Consecutive Master's programmes
Start of studies
The programme begins each winter semester.
Applicants with foreign certificates please apply till 31 May via uni-assist e.V..
Standard period of study
The standard period of study is 4 semesters.
No restricted admission
special admission requirements
Students on the programme acquire fundamental professional knowledge and the skills to work independently in accordance with scientific methods, to master the varied demands of employment in the fields of applied practice, research or teaching, and to manage the frequently changing tasks that arise in the working world.
Professional expertise is built in the field of health promotion and organisational development so as to be able to develop, implement and evaluate processes of change and reform in organisations from the viewpoint of health promotion.
Towards this end, students acquire competencies in the following areas:
- health and social policy,
- empirical social research,
- organisational development,
- management and communication
Degree course content
In semesters 1 and 2, students are equipped with specialist scientific expertise which fosters all-round skills, abilities and applied competencies in the fields of health and social policy, sociological research methods, health promotion in organisational development, and economics and management.
Competencies are also developed in social and intercultural communication. In parallel study projects the students can reflect on, test and extend the knowledge they have acquired in a specific field of activity.
In semester 3 the qualifications and competencies acquired are applied and put into practice in a traineeship setting. Semester 4 is spent writing the Master’s thesis and concludes with the colloquium.
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