Special Education Studiespart time degree programmes for professionals, distance studies

  • Bachelor of Arts


  • 6 semesters

    Standard period of study (amount)

  • Erfurt


Overview and admission

Study Type


Admission semester

Admission in all quarters

Area of study

Health Pedagogy


Education Theory, Sociology, Social Politics, Social Law, Conflict Management and Mediation, Relationship and Consulting Management, Social History, Philosophy, Ethics


Support people with disabilities – with a distance learning course in Therapeutic Education at the IU. As a therapeutic teacher, you are very much in demand in the health sector, because you learn to look at your patients from a holistic perspective during your degree course. You will deal with the practical side as well as social and health sciences. Whether you see yourself working with children and adolescents, the elderly, in a hospital or in a management position, you can fulfil your responsibilities in numerous areas. This is how you show the world that inclusion has to be put into practice.

Admission modus

Without admission restriction

Admission requirements (Link)

Admission requirements

You have completed an apprenticeship or further education, work experience or have already studied? Then let your previous achievements be recognized for the correspondence course! This way you save time as well as tuition fees - namely EUR 30 per recognized ECTS point. \t - Shortening your study time: Skip individual modules or entire semesters! - Save on tuition: For every ECTS point you get you save EUR 30. We will be happy to check before your application for distance learning whether and to what extent we can take your previous achievements into account: noncommittally and 100% online. Simply fill out our online recognition form.

Application deadlines

Winter semester (2023/2024)
  • Application deadline for Germans and inhabitants


  • Deadlines for International Students from the European Union


  • Deadlines for international students from countries that are not members of the European Union


Tuition fee


399.00 EUR / Month

Fees (Link)

Tuition fees vary depending on the time model.

Languages of instruction

Main language


DAAD - Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst - German Academic Exchange Service