In the first semester of the teacher training program Master Chemistry, the didactics of chemistry are taught in greater depth. The module Chemical Didactics Master (FDCHMS) is attended.
This module is studied over two semesters.
In the first semester, the didactic preparation seminar and a seminar on the topic "Teaching exercises with school experiments" are taken. In the didactic preparation seminar, students will learn how to structure teaching sequences and series for selected teaching contents. The knowledge gained in this seminar is required for a full semester of practical training at school. In the seminar "Teaching exercises with school experiments" students learn how to plan and carry out teaching units and how to carry out experiments relevant to teaching, also taking into account content areas of secondary level II. The seminar "Teaching Exercises with School Experiments" is concluded by a one-hour lecture and an essay on the lecture.