Continuing and Professional Education
Do you wish to supplement your academic qualifications with qualifications within one or more fields of Social Sciences? Are you in need of specialized knowledge about a particular subject within one or more fields of Social Sciences?
At the Faculty of Social Sciences, you have a wide variety of possibilities to expand your qualifications within the fields of Social Sciences and refresh your knowledge by means of continuing and professional education.
Read more about the individual possibilities for attending continuing and professional education below:
Purely practical matters, such as deadlines for applications and application procedures vary at the respective departments. For more information, please visit the respective departments websites.
Welcome to Open University at the Faculty of Social Sciences. Even though you are not enrolled in one of our degree programmes, you have the possibility of participating in research-based teaching at the Faculty. Many or our bachelor and master's courses are also open to the public under the vacant seat scheme, giving you the opportunity to attend classes alongside our students. Some courses are intensive courses that are offered during the summer period (Summer School), while most are daytime courses that run for a semester. The Department of Psychology, furthermore, offers a number of courses that are aimed specifically at part-time students, which are conducted as evening classes.