402-0922-00L  Mentored Work Specialised Courses in Physics with an Educational Focus A

SemesterSpring Semester 2018
LecturersG. Schiltz, A. Vaterlaus, C. Wagner
Periodicityevery semester recurring course
Language of instructionGerman
CommentMentored Work Specialised Courses in the Respective Subject with an Educational Focus in Physics for TC and Teaching Diploma.


402-0922-00 AMentorierte Arbeit Fachwissenschaftliche Vertiefung mit pädag. Fokus Physik A für DZ und Lehrdiplom Special students and auditors need a special permission from the lecturers.
Permission from lecturers required for all students.
60s hrsby appt.G. Schiltz, A. Vaterlaus, C. Wagner

Catalogue data

AbstractIn the mentored work on their subject specialisation, students link high-school and university aspects of the subject, thus strengthening their teaching competence with regard to curriculum decisions and the future development of the tuition. They compile texts under supervision that are directly comprehensible to the targeted readers - generally specialist-subject teachers at high-school level.
ObjectivePractice in the explanation of complex topics in physics as the core competence of the teaching profession

Improvement of the physics education by providing attractive recent topics with regard to future curricular decisions and the public view of physics
ContentChoice of topic by individual arrangement
Lecture noteshttp://www.fachdidaktik.physik.ethz.ch/Ment_Arbeiten/
Prerequisites / NoticeStart anytime, in German or English

Performance assessment

Performance assessment information (valid until the course unit is held again)
Performance assessment as a semester course
ECTS credits2 credits
ExaminersG. Schiltz, A. Vaterlaus
Typegraded semester performance
Language of examinationGerman
RepetitionRepetition only possible after re-enrolling for the course unit.
Additional information on mode of examinationPrüfungssprache: Deutsch oder Englisch

Learning materials

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General : Special students and auditors need a special permission from the lecturers
Permission from lecturers required for all students
PriorityRegistration for the course unit is only possible for the primary target group
Primary target groupTeaching Certificate in Physics (471000)
Teaching Diploma in Physics (472000)

Offered in

Physics TCSpecialized Courses in Respective Subject with Educational FocusOInformation
Physics Teaching DiplomaSpec. Courses in Resp. Subj. w/ Educ. Focus & Further Subj. DidacticsWInformation