Focus of the Institute for German as a Second and Foreign Language (DaZ/DaF)

The following focal points, which are regionally and nationally relevant to society and education policy, are currently in the focus of research and teaching:

  •     Acquisition and teaching of German as a second and foreign language at home and abroad
  •     Multilingual language acquisition
  •     Professionalisation of teachers of all subjects for dealing with German as a second language and multilingualism in all phases of teacher education
  •     Language education and aesthetic-cultural learning (including through art, fairy tales and drama pedagogical methods)
  •     Participation-oriented concepts for new immigrants
  •     Development of further education and training
  •     Intercultural communication