Study Programmes Master en Enseignement secondaire – Langue et littérature luxembourgeoise

Career opportunities

The Master in Secondary Education prepares students for a teaching career in secondary schools in Luxembourg. Students can also continue their studies at PhD level.

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    Objectives

    Students deepen their knowledge in Luxembourgish literature and language and develop the pedagogical skills needed to teach in classroom settings.

    The study programme is structured around three complementary axes:
    – disciplinary specialisation studies
    – professional didactics studies
    – general professional studies
    To obtain the degree of Master in Secondary Education, students have to submit a Master’s thesis. The topic may be related to the disciplinary courses in line with the study programme (literature, didactics, linguistics, cultural studies, … )

    Students have to complete two three-week internships in secondary schools, including preparatory seminars and follow-up workshops.

    Learning outcomes

    At the end of the programme, students are able to

    – freely apply methods and theories of literary studies as well as linguistics

    – adapt their deep knowledge of the subject of Luxembourgish language and literature for the needs of the classroom

    – develop and apply teaching strategies to engage and motivate students

    – use didactic strategies and techniques to plan, organise and structure lessons in an effective way

    – demonstrate their competencies in managing multilingualism and multiculturalism effectively in the classroom

    – communicate accurately and effectively with students, parents and colleagues