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Module Handbook (PO2013) - English

University: Ludwig-Maximilians-University (LMU) of Munich
Degree: Master of Science in Psychology: Learning Sciences
Program start: Winter Term only
Duration: 4 semesters (2 years)
Tuition:

There are no tuition fees for this course. There is, however, a semester fee (see here) for each student comprising a student services contribution and a solidary fee for public transportation (this only covers transportation between 6pm and 6am, on public holidays and weekends. If you wish to have full coverage for transportation, you will need to purchase a semester ticket (valid for 6 months; more info).


Please also mind that further costs incur for housing (minimum 300€ /month) and health insurance (appr. 80€ /month).

Language of instruction: English (No German proficiency is required)
Required entry qualifications:

Bachelor’s degree (or equivalent) in Psychology, Education, or a related discipline; excellent English proficiency (at least at Upper B2 level); prior knowledge in Learning Sciences, Scientific Research Methods and Statistics, and Academic Skills.

Activity types: Course work (seminars, classes in small groups, colloquia), research projects, and a master’s thesis
Internships:

A 10-week internship (minimum 350 hours) is required, as well as a short internship report (10 hours).

Supportive Environment:
  • Orientation support is provided by student tutors at the beginning of the semester.
  • Additional tutoring is provided for specific courses e.g. for statistics.
  • General and academic support is provided by the coordinator and the program's instructors and guest professors.
Application period:  Mid January  - March 1 (11:59pm, UTC+1)
 (for the subsequent winter semester)
Application deadline:
  • Application deadline for both EU and non EU-students: March 1
  • Important note: Non-German applicants also have to apply to the International Office via the Master's Program through an additional application process. More information
City of Munich: Information about Munich:
Contact: masterlearningsciences@psy.lmu.de